Messages on the impact of
looting and the scope of international humanitarian assistance were
broadcast on 26 November through local radios in affected regions.
Amidst tension on the
reopening of schools and eviction of displaced population in
Jeremie, the humanitarian actors will provide direct emergency
assistance to displaced populations hosted in public schools to
enable their safe return to their place of origin.
Some 121 schools are
being rehabilitated in Grand’Anse, Nippes, South, and North-West
departments. These efforts will benefit approximately 40,000
children of the 150,000 who have been out of school since the
From 4 October to 22
November, WHO/PAHO registered 7,959 suspected cholera cases.
Although domestic abuse has seen a decline in recent years,
there are still millions — millions — of Americans who endure it each year. Not
only is it a terrible way way to live — domestic violence victims never deserve
to be abused, period — it’s behavior that should never be tolerated.
To show our support for those in abusive relationships, we wanted to share
some helpful articles that we hope will provide some hope:
If you are a victim of domestic violence, please know that you deserve
better, and there are many ways to get the help you need. If you’re not comfortable
contacting your local law enforcement agency, consider reaching out to an
anonymous hotline: The National Domestic Violence
Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE (1-800-799-7233) Crisis Text Line: Text START to 741741