altHurricane Jeanne affected the Dominican Republic and Haiti in September 2004, causing widespread flooding in both countries. A U.N. Flash Appeal was prepared to help Haiti cope with damage to its main sectors (health, agriculture, education, water and sanitation, etc.), and to aid the population.


Situation Report


Dominican Republic

altPress Releases

alt PAHO Disaster Management Tools


PAHO's Technical Guidelines

altHumanitarian Assistance:
Guide for Effective Aid

altMedia Relations in Emergencies


altMore about Disasters

altNatural Disasters:
Protecting the Public's Health

altVirtual Disaster Library

altHumanitarian Supply Management and Logistics in
the Health Sector

altRegional Disaster Information Center