Haiti – Humanitarian: Food crisis, Europe releases 9 million euros of aid
The European Union has released € 9 million in humanitarian aid to the deteriorating food situation in Haiti.
“For the EU, the humanitarian situation in Haiti is not a forgotten crisis We are committed to supporting the vital support of the world. This article is only available in English and French by Haitians, “said Commissioner for Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management, Christos Stylianides. 19659005] The funds provided by families suffering from acute malnutrition. Life-saving nutritional support will be provided to over 5,000 children under the age of 5 who are suffering from acute malnutrition. In 1965, the European Commission's special humanitarian assistance country, special attention to victims of crises crises, ie severe, protracted humanitarian crises. the people affected do not receive sufficient international aid, in Haiti. Haiti is the main beneficiary of the European Commission's humanitarian aid to Latin America and the Caribbean, having received $ 404 million in support since 1994.
Let's remember that in recent months, the humanitarian situation in Haiti has deteriorated dramatically and the country is facing serious food shortages. Between 2018 and 2019, the number of people in crisis or facing food emergencies https://www.icihaiti.com/en/news-26418-icihaiti-social-22-million-haitians-in-acute-food-insecurity. html doubled to 2.6 million, ie 25% of the population. Furthermore, the prevalence of acute malnutrition among children under the World Health Organization (WHO) emergency levels in several locations, including the North West Department.
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