Tackling COVID-19 and the hurricane season in Haiti
Interview with Gerald Joseph, Administrative Coordinator of Haitian Civil Protection (Direction Générale de la Protection Civile)05 October 2020
As the world is facing an unprecedented ongoing health crisis, Haiti has been dealing with two challenges: COVID-19 and the hurricane season. During August, three major depressions - tropical storms Gonzalo, Isaias and Laura - threatened Haitian coastlines. Tropical Storm Laura reached Haiti on 23...
“We must be prepared to support the region and act fast”
Response, Readiness and Preparedness in Latin America and the Caribbean05 October 2020
With more than 5.5 million cases recorded, the Latin America and the Caribbean region is one of the most affected in the world by the COVID-19 pandemic and national lockdown measures. To answer to increasing humanitarian needs despite movement restrictions, humanitarian actors must adjust,...
Haïti : faire face à la saison cyclonique et répondre au COVID-19
Entretien avec Gerald Joseph, coordonnateur des affaires administratives de la Direction Générale de la Protection Civile03 September 2020