Haiti Earthquake Appeal

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More than 1.8 million people in Haiti have been assisted with DEC funds after an earthquake devastated the capital, Port au Prince, and the surrounding area in January 2010.

Donors gave a huge £107m to help people recover from the disaster which affected three million people. About 1.5 million people lost their homes, 300,000 were injured and about 220,000 died.

Appeal Updates

  • 9/01/2015

    Five years on from the devastating Haiti earthquake we look back on the progress and challenges of the emergency response

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  • 11/01/2013

    Three years after the earthquake in Haiti we update on the work our member agencies have undertaken to help those affected by a quake which claimed over 200,000 lives

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  • 3/01/2012

    Haiti: January 2010 an earthquake struck near Port au Prince, Haiti. 220k people perished, over 3 million people were affected; what has happened in the following 2 years?

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Map Legend

  • information


  • shelter


  • water-sanitation

    Water / Sanitation

  • livelihoods


  • household

    Household Items

  • food


  • education


  • health


  • protection