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Haiti, facing risks together: achievements in disaster risk management since 2010Source(s):United Nations Development Programme - Haiti (UNDP - Haiti) Publication date:2014 Number of pages:20 p. The booklet gives...
...support elections, reduce vulnerabilities in Haiti - Press release Date:10 Mar 2015 Source...agreements worth $8.4 million will support Haiti’s upcoming election, strengthen the country...risks from disasters Port-au-Prince, Haiti - The Ambassador of Japan to Haiti, his...
...Educating children on disaster risk reduction in Haiti Date:14 Mar 2015 Source(s):European...Protection department (ECHO) work together in Haiti to educate children on simple actions which...road2sendai-educating-children-disaster-risk-reduction-haiti_en
Recovery framework case study: Haiti earthquake 2010 - recovery from a mega disasterSource(s):World...pages:12 p. This document presents the recovery case study of Haiti after 2010 earthquake. It focuses on the policies and practices...
Five years on from the Haiti earthquake: the EU’s responseSource(s):European Union...the European Union (EU) has and will continue to provide to Haiti to aid in Haiti's recovery and in building its resilience to withstand future...
Haiti’s current drought: An opportunity to...new Oxfam research report highlights how Haiti can build resilience to climate change. Marc...worst cholera crisis weren’t enough, Haiti now faces a serious food emergency as a...
Haiti: UN official sees progress Date:18 Dec...Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator for Haiti, Peter de Clercq, has highlighted the...afford ignoring the humanitarian situation in Haiti.” Haiti is one of the most vulnerable...
Thousands in Haiti benefiting from access to information / Des...Societies (IFRC) Language:English The Haiti Beneficiary Communications Review 2012...We are rightly proud of our successes in Haiti, including helping more than 40,000...
World Concern fieldworkers in Haiti: Happy International DRR day Date:13...World Concern’s largest focuses here in Haiti. Community meetings, trainings, building...preparedness vulnerable communities in Northwest Haiti. Knowledge is power safety Community...
Haiti: Statement made at the Global Platform for...Author(s):Basile, David Source(s):Haiti - government An Official Statement made by...Ministry of Interior, Haitian Government, Haiti, at the fourth session of the Global Platform...
Haiti: beneficiary communications reviewSource...range of innovative tools developed by the Haiti Red Cross Society and IFRC to help create...to support during the response to the 2010 Haiti earthquake, ensuring that communities get...
Germanwatch Climate Risk Index 2014: Haiti, Philippines and Pakistan most affected...related catastrophes in 2012 occurred in Haiti, Philippines and Pakistan”, says Sönke...international news in October 2012. Yet, it was Haiti - the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere...
...housing reconstruction and retrofitting in Haiti: lessons learned, 4 years after the earthquakeSource...in building and retrofitting housing in Haiti following the January 12, 2010 earthquake...post-disaster housing reconstruction programs in Haiti and elsewhere. It describes steps for...
...crisis-affected fragile states: the Haiti case studySource(s):Joint Analysis...date:2012 Number of pages:75 p. The Haiti case study addresses four key themes...and the subsequent cholera epidemic on Haiti's health system; security community...
...reconstruction and livelihood stabilization project in post-earthquake Haiti. The document gives an overview of the three-year project...Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, supports Haiti's national reconstruction plan.
...This research report asserts that the prospects for climate change resilience in Haiti are now intricately tied to post-earthquake reconstruction. As Haiti turns its attention to preparing for more disasters and rebuilds significant portions...
...paper analyses the role of the private sector in humanitarian action in Haiti, with a particular focus on the response to the devastating earthquake...opportunities for furthering humanitarian and private sector engagement in Haiti.
...application in three disaster responses, the Indian Ocean tsunami in Aceh, Cyclone Nargis in Myanmar and the earthquake in Haiti. The three cases were selected because they all involved large-scale disasters, they all suffered from multiple problems...
Haiti: Kids, families top agenda two years after...tribulations of the Adrien household –part of Haiti's 70 percent unemployed--, so he thinks...where the Adrien brothers attend classes. "Haiti is poor with lots of unemployed, but without...
...interview feature: DRR and learning from Haiti Date:23 Apr 2013 Source(s):Nepal Risk...1) Can you describe your experience in Haiti when the earthquake struck? Well, I was deployed to Haiti 1 and a half months before the catastrophic...
Haiti: UN Goodwill Ambassador Carl Lewis promotes...Lewis today concluded a two-day visit to Haiti to witness reforestation efforts aimed at...annual hurricane season begins. The trip to Haiti by Mr. Lewis, a Goodwill Ambassador for the...
UN development chief hails progress in Haiti two years after the quake Date:23 Mar 2012 Source(s):United Nations Development Programme - Haiti (UNDP - Haiti) Port-au-Prince — In her second visit to Haiti after...
...continues to deliver on its promises to Haiti Date:10 Jan 2012 Source(s):European...anniversary of the earthquake that struck Haiti, the European Commission launches today...earthquake were no less challenging – Haiti was affected by Hurricane Tomas and is...
...President urge increased investment in Haiti Date:22 Nov 2012 Source(s):Food and...Graziano da Silva pledged FAO's support to Haiti through interventions that address both...FAO head said. FAO and the government of Haiti are seeking $74 million over the next...
Insights in DRM, issue 5: from mountains to valleys - An alternative approach to emergency evacuation strategies in HaitiSource(s):World Bank, the (WB) Publication date:2014 Number of pages:2 p. A Practitioner’s perspective on disaster risk management in Latin America and the Caribbean, May
The European Commission helps Haiti recover from Isaac Date:03 Sep 2012 Source...Commission is scaling up its assistance in Haiti to bring relief to the people most affected...20,000 families affected by Isaac in Haiti. Our experts' assessment after the storm...
...donation of $ 3 million for home repair in Haiti Date:12 Jul 2011 Source(s):Organization...three-million-dollar grant from the Clinton – Bush Haiti Fund and the Caterpillar Foundation in support of the Haiti Home Repair Program in the Haitian city of Léogâne...
...Are we capable of learning the lessons of Haiti?' Date:01 Feb 2012 Source(s):United...An insightful new report on the 2010 Haiti earthquake offers a scathing critique of...has much to learn from the response in Haiti where it has shown an ability to repeat...
Haiti: Group of ‘political champions’ pledges...heads and government ministers has visited Haiti to highlight the need for action to be taken...Humanitarian Chief Valerie Amos, who travelled to Haiti with the co-chairs of the Political Champions...
ACTED: '2 years on Haiti still needs attention' Date:12 Jan 2012 Source...ACTED) 2011 has been a year of transition for Haiti. Humanitarian aid and the commitment of NGOs in Haiti continued all along the last 12 months, but the...
...Eighteen months after the earthquake in Haiti Date:05 Aug 2011 Source(s):Oxfam...Haitians do what they do best – survive! "Haiti is not a country...it is just a place...knew about how much aid will flow into Haiti from the international community in the...
Tectonic shifts: Haiti since the earthquakePublisher(s):Kumarian...of pages:288 p. This book addresses Haiti’s vulnerability to disasters, specifically...Gonaïves after Hurricane Jeanne; (ii) Haiti’s 500-year earthquake; (iii) the...
Haiti: taking the time to make recovery sustainable...Matthews When a devastating earthquake struck Haiti in 2010, the British Red Cross was quickly...long-term view, we are helping people in Haiti rebuild their lives in a way which reduces...
Much progress in Haiti 3 years after the devastating earthquake...in the impoverished Caribbean nation of Haiti to a recovering and rebuilding mode after...possible to continue to help the people of Haiti recover and rebuild,” said Chief Executive...
Haiti: Economy - micro-insurance for micro-credit Date:24 Jul 2011 Source(s):Haiti Libre MiCRO, inter alia, is expected to...robust and sustainable private sector in Haiti, through improved access to financial services...
...Plan: 'Dominican Republic learns from Haiti quake' Date:16 Jan 2012 Source(s...helping the Dominican Republic learn from Haiti’s earthquake, reports Plan global press...second largest island in the Caribbean, Haiti and the Dominican Republic share one more...
...Urbanization in storm-hazard areas renders Haiti more vulnerable - Insight Date:08 Mar...find out why densely populated parts of Haiti have been more affected in recent years...hazards. The research findings show that Haiti has been experiencing development that has...
...Day - Monitoring watersheds to reduce flood risks in Haiti Date:22 Mar 2012 Source(s):United Nations Environment Programme - Headquarters (UNEP) Port Salut (Haiti) - With Haiti's rainy season looming, efforts are being stepped...
Haiti is first nation to become member of the global...Association LLC. PR Newswire reported that Haiti is the first country to be invited to the...GFDRR) Consultative Group (CG) twice. Haiti will join Solomon Islands and Togo to become...
Actionaid's work in Haiti Date:31 Oct 2012 Source(s):ActionAid...people affected by Hurricane Sandy in Haiti. Preventing a return of cholera, providing...weeks. The hurricane killed 52 people in Haiti over the weekend as it made its way across...
Haiti - Building resilience Date:20 Apr 2013 Source(s):Huffington Post Inc. Haiti is one of the most vulnerable countries to climate...disaster risk reduction is on the agenda of the Haiti Government. Early warning systems, earthquake...
American Red Cross helping Haiti recover and rebuild at two-year anniversary...Cross Washington — Two years after the Haiti earthquake, the American Red Cross...work after the 7.0 earthquake struck Haiti on January 12, 2010, as well as its recovery...
Michaëlle Jean raises the importance of concerted action for Haiti Date:01 Nov 2011 Source(s):Haiti Libre Michaëlle Jean, UNESCO Special Envoy for Haiti, has raised the importance of concerted action by the international scientific...
Haiti: Système national de gestion du risque: Plan national...Benoît, Pierre-Michel; Suréna, Yolène Source(s):Haiti - government This document presents the functioning of Haiti’s government agencies responsible for disaster risk...
Two years of Haiti earthquake 2010 news: a disaster risk...for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR) As Haiti continues to rebuild its capacity to reduce...continues to learn from its story and watches Haiti's shift to reconstruction and long-term...
Haiti earthquake 2010: two-year progress reportSource...disaster preparedness and risk reduction in Haiti. It states that despite several challenges...reduction programmes across the country, Haiti was significantly better prepared for the...
Haiti: MOI accelerates implementation of seismic...the Seismic Risk Plan (SRP) in Northern Haiti to improve the way the region prepares for...Mayard-Paul. The programme, funded by the Haiti Reconstruction Fund, will be implemented...
Haiti, 2 ans après Source(s):French Red Cross...the story of the risk and vulnerability of Haiti, highlighting disaster risk reduction...other, activities of the French Red Cross in Haiti two years after the earthquake that struck...
Haiti's disaster risk management and recovery...government," said Thierry Mayard-Paul, Haiti's Chief of Staff and Minister of the Interior...potential partners present at the meeting to help Haiti make a significant impact in disaster risk...
MCEER sets foundation for rebuilding Haiti, one engineer at a time Date:10 Jan...UniQ) campus in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, is the first on the campus to be built...It reflects the dawn of a new reality in Haiti, where there had been no building codes...

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