ACAPS OVERVIEW

Overview

Haiti is regularly affected by natural disasters such as floods, earthquakes, landslides, and droughts. At least 2.6 million people Haiti are in need of humanitarian assistance as of January 2019, out of which almost 50% are children. Food insecurity persists in Haiti, and is driven by the combined effects of natural hazards and poor socioeconomic conditions. ?

INFORM measures Haiti's risk of humanitarian crisis and disaster for 2019 to be high at 6.5/10. Lack of Coping Capacity is of particular concern, at 7.4/10.?

Latest Developments

Around 3,000 people displaced from Tabarre Issa displacement site to Bourdon Valley in Port-au-Prince over 28-31 March because of violent attacks targeting civilians and civilian infrastructure and destroying or severely damaging at least 80% of homes. 15% of 224 interviewed affected households remained without shelter as at 1 April. Urgent needs include basic humanitarian assistance, protection, and psychological support.?

Key Figures

People in Need
4,400,000
Key figures are for the entire response and are not CCCM-specific.

INFORM Global Crisis Severity Index

Crisis Severity: 3.8

Impact: 3.2

Humanitarian Conditions: 4.7

Complexity: 2.5

Access Constraints: 2

The above scale is from 0 (Very low) to 5 (Very high)
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Response Overview

Projects

Documents
Currently there are no documents listed for this country
HDX datasets

10 Common Operating Datasets or CCCM-tagged datsets are on the Humanitarian Data Exchange: