Monthly Summary – DECEMBER 2011
• 10,464 shelter units have been completed by the end of December 2011, with 265 units added in this month. The distribution of the shelters in 11 communes where Shelter Program operates is as follows: Port-au-Prince (983), Pétion-Ville (516), Delmas (5), Croix-des-Bouquets (5,055), Léogâne (467), Jacmel (809 incl. 335 semipermanent shelters), Cayes-Jacmel (3), Bainet (250), Petit-Goâve (1,502), Grand Goâve (838) and Les Cayes (36 permanent shelters). Additional 692 units are at different stages of construction.
• The construction of the Safe House for gender-based violence victims began in the metropolitan area of Port au Prince.
• The handover ceremony of 36 permanent shelter units was held on 12 December in Les Cayes.
• A total of 6,964 beneficiary households received solar power packs by the end of the month.