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21 Sep 2017 description
report UN News Service

21 September 2017 – Addressing the United Nations General Assembly today, Jovenel Moise, President of Haiti, expressed deep commitment to the environmental targets in the global goals on sustainable development and said his island nation is seeking to build its resilience against the natural disasters and extreme weather events that consistently beleaguer its people and other countries in the Caribbean.

24 Jul 2017 description

Summary

The present report is submitted pursuant to Economic and Social Council resolution 2016/28 and highlights the main findings of the Ad Hoc Advisory Group on Haiti following its visits to Washington, D.C., in March 2017, during which members met with the international financial institutions and regional actors, and to Haiti, in May 2017, during which members interacted with a number of senior government and legislative officials, representatives of the United Nations system and private sector and civil society actors.

08 Nov 2016 description
report AlterPresse

lundi 7 novembre 2016

Par Leslie Péan*

Soumis à AlterPresse le 5 novembre 2016

24 Oct 2016 description
report AlterPresse

Par Leslie Péan*

Soumis à AlterPresse le 19 octobre 2016

06 Oct 2016 description
file preview
Spanish version

Este informe es producido por OCHA en colaboración con socios humanitarios y con insumos de instituciones oficiales. Cubre el período del 4 al 5 de octubre de 2016 a las 1700 horas. El siguiente informe será emitido el 6 de octubre de 2016.

Destacados:

● Hoy se están llevando a cabo evaluaciones iniciales en Haití sobre las áreas afectadas en el suroeste, noroeste y departamentos centrales.

06 Oct 2016 description

This report is produced by OCHA Haiti in collaboration with humanitarian partners. It was issued by OCHA Haiti. It covers the period from 03 to 05 Oct 2016. The next report will be issued on 06 Oct.

Highlights

  • According to the information gathered by OCHA/UNDAC during an aerial observation mission, hurricane Matthew has severely affected the south part of Haiti, especially the departments of Grand Anse and South, where the wind produced severe damages. The team did not observe major landslides or floods at this time.

06 Oct 2016 description

This report is produced by OCHA in collaboration with humanitarian partners and with inputs from official institutions. It covers the period from 4 to 5 October 2016 at 17:00 hours. The next report will be published on 6 October 2016.

HIGHLIGHTS

• Initial assessments are taking place today in Haiti over the affected areas in south-west, north-west and central departments.

• Cuba’s preparedness measures included the evacuation of over 1 million people. Homes, livelihoods and infrastructure have already been damaged.

20 Jan 2015 description

Le 12 janvier 2010, un tremblement de terre dévastateur frappait Haïti. Plus de 200 000 personnes ont perdu la vie et 1 500 000 ont été déplacées lors de ce séisme d’une magnitude de 7,0 qui a également détruit 300 000 bâtiments.

09 Jan 2015 description

Fact Sheet
Office of the Spokesperson
Washington, DC
January 8, 2015

04 Mar 2014 description

A retenir

  • Les cartographies sismiques des sols ont été complétées pour les villes de Cap Haïtien, Ouanaminthe et Port de Paix.

  • Le micro zonage ( géotechniques et géophysiques)de quatre villes majeures est en train d’être finalisé.

  • Des formations sur l’introduction à l’évaluation sismique des bâtiments, pour des ingénieurs des secteurs publics et privés, ont été réalisées à Cap-Haïtien, Port-de-Paix et Fort-Liberté. Au total, 37 Ingénieurs ont été formés.

08 Jan 2013 description

Fontamara, un quartier populaire de la capitale haïtienne, des centaines de femmes sont employées à des travaux de protection des bassins versants, tout en apprenant à protéger leur environnement et la santé de leur famille.

21 Dec 2012 description

Haïti, trois ans plus tard… depuis le séisme dévastateur du 12 janvier 2010, d’énormes d’efforts ont été consentis pour aider le gouvernement à atteindre ses objectifs et améliorer les conditions de vie des Haïtiennes et Haïtiens.

20 Jul 2012 description

APPEAL #: 6762 (For Phase II of work)

Appeal Amount for Phase II - $2,171,229
Funding to Date (carry-over from Phase I + additional funds received) - $1,757,728
Balance of Funding Required - $413,501

JULY 20, 2012

11 Jan 2012 description
report United Nations

I. Préface de M. Mariano Fernández, Représentant spécial du secrétaire Général en Haïti

11 Jan 2012 description
report United Nations

On 14 October 2011, the Security Council adopted Resolution 2012, extending for one year the mandate of the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH), and authorizing the reduction of its military and police workforce to 10,600 elements – 7,340 military and 3,241 police – as recommended by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki moon in his 25 August report.

21 Apr 2011 description

Renewed optimism following year of harsh environmental realities for Haiti

Port-au-Prince (Haiti), 21 April 2011 - The stark environmental challenges in Haiti during 2010 and opportunities for a more sustainable future are presented in a new publication from the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).