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Haiti

L2 Emergency

Coordination mechanism: Sector Coordination
Year of activation: 2010
Coordination arrangement: Ministry of Health (MSPP) Lead, UNICEF Co-Lead

Country Key Contacts

Anne Marie Dembele

Nutrition Specialist amdembele@unicef.org

Joseline Marhone

Directrice Programme Nutrition MSPP joselinemarhone@yahoo.fr

Mid-year report 2021

January to June 2021

Current Challenges
  • Low levels of exclusive breastfeeding in affected areas pre-earthquake
  • Needs have been compounded by flooding subsequent to the earthquake
  • Lack of data on IYCF-E needs to assist in planning and supply in areas affected by the earthquake
  • Lack of funding to cover the nutrition supply needs for the second semester of 2021
  • Lack of financial resources to carry out periodic monitoring of nutrition interventions in the field
  • Nutrition data generated at community level is not reported separately in the national database (SISNU)
  • Closure of health centers located in the areas that are difficult to access due to the security situation (gang violence) 
  • Lack of funding to establish mother/parent groups to scale-up community IYCF and outpatient treatment through mobile teams (mobile PTA) 

 

Key Figures in 2021

(millions)

Funding in 2021

(millions)
Number of SAM under-five children in need 2021
Number of MAM under-five children in need 2021
Number of children 6-59 months in need of Micronutrient Powder Supplementation 2021
Number of children 6-59 months in need of Vitamin A Supplementation 2021
Number of children 6-23 months in need of BSFP- Blanket Supplementary Feeding Programme 2021
(millions)
Number of PLW counselled (one-on-one) on IYCF 2021
Number of moderately acutely malnourished PLW in need 2021
Number of PLW in need Of BSFP 2021
Number of PW in need of iron/folate supplementation 2021
(millions)

Total partners

25

0
Local NGOs
0
International NGOs
0
UN Agencies
0
Government Authorities
0
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