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Top 10 Critical Needs Facing Those Displaced by the Earthquake in Haiti


The Women’s Refugee Commission has identified 10 pressing needs that must be met during the first weeks and months of an emergency to ensure the safety and well-being of people displaced by the emergency. This list was created in light of the 2010 earthquake in Haiti.

Haiti Adolescent Girls Women Family Planning Livelihoods Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health Economic Empowerment and Self-Reliance Gender and Social Inclusion Sexual and Gender-Based Violence Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights One-pagers