The ICRC in Haiti: Facts and figures, 2015

31 March 2016
The ICRC in Haiti: Facts and figures, 2015
Port-de-Paix prison: A cell is cleaned and disinfected.

Political uncertainty in Haiti in 2015 had an impact on social and economic conditions in the country.

The ICRC's activities in Haiti in 2015:

  • Some 10,000 detainees obtained better access to health care.
  • More than 8,200 detainees benefited from improved prison infrastructure.
  • Procedures related to due process helped 190 detainees , 90 of whom were released.
  • Some 100 prison employees increased their knowledge of health, hygiene, judicial guarantees and infrastructure management.

  > More on activities in Haiti in 2015 (in French)

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