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January 29, 2014
Haiti has one of the highest rates of undernutrition among women and children in the Americas. Based on the 2012 Demographic and Health Survey, 22 percent of Haitian children under the age of five are stunted, 5 percent are wasted, and 11percent are underweight. 
November 8, 2013

USAID’s support will develop a market for cleaner cook stove technology and decrease the negative health and environmental effects of charcoal use. 

October 22, 2013

The Haiti Neglected Tropical Disease (NTD) Control Program is a joint effort between USAID, the Government of Haiti (GOH) Ministry of Health and Population (MSPP), and the GOH Ministry of Education to eliminate and control lymphatic filariasis and soil-transmitted helminths in Haiti.  USAID support for NTD control began in 2008 under the NTD Control Program (2006-2012) and continues under the ENVISION project (2011-2016).  

October 22, 2013

USAID’s Development Credit Authority (DCA) guarantee program, established by Congress in 1999, unlocks private, local capital to support lending in critical growth sectors.  Since 2004, USAID/Haiti has supported the provision of financial products and services to under-served and out-of-reach households and enterprises through DCA partial credit guarantees.

October 3, 2013
USAID financed the construction of 750 housing units at Caracol-EKAM in the north of Haiti, completed in 2013, to support efforts by the Government of Haiti (GOH) to provide affordable housing opportunities for families displaced by the 2010 earthquake and other vulnerable households. .  


Last updated: February 01, 2016

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