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HAITI: Hurricane Matthew - Situation Report No. 5 (as of 9 Oct 2016)

Source: Civil Protection Directorate via OCHA

Excerpts from a report by the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA):

  • According to the last figures issued by the government, it is estimated that 1,410,907 people are in need humanitarian assistance, representing 12.9% of the population of the country (10.9M).
  • According to the last figures issued by the government, it is estimated that 2.1 million people have been affected by Hurricane Matthew. 
  • A total of 336 people were killed by the hurricane in seven departments from south-east to north-west, according to data available at noon on 8 October. 
  • UNICEF and IBESR have assessed 19 residential care centers in Les Cayes, totaling 1.112 children (423 girls), 14 out of the 19 centers have suffered damages.

Full Report available here.

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