Hurricane Alpha, the record-breaking 22nd
storm of the Hurricane season has left 26 dead in the Carribean. Alpha
has had limited impact on the communities that Plan work with in the south-eastern
part of Haiti, but other areas along the Dominican border and in western
Haiti have been severely damaged. Amongst these is the the remote community
of Anse-A-Pitre, which Plan staff have visited by helicopter together with
representatives from the UN, WHO, Caritas and the government.
In response to this latest hurricane,
- working with other agencies to provide
- helping to restock damaged community
- working with the Ministry of Health
to treat the water distribution system, which has been polluted.