While the city's cleanup and rebuilding had patched up visible scars, many challenges still remain and problems are all interrelated, as I found out in talking to Boyer Jean Odlin, 28, a young professional who once worked an administrative job in Les Cayes
. Out of work since Matthew hit Les Cayes
, he said food was scarce after the hurricane and remains so for many people still struggling with the hurricane's aftereffects.
The HCG has operating bases in Cap Haitien, Killick (Port-au-Prince), and Les Cayes
. The force has a total of 18 maritime vessels, but only five are currently operational, with seven of the remaining 13 vessels non-repairable due to age or past viable hull life limit.
Peacekeepers from Senegal guard a UN base as troops clash with rock-throwing residents in Les Cayes
DESTRUCTION Rubble lies on the streets of Les Cayes
10,000 pounds of aid were delivered to the Les Cayes
area of Haiti over the weekend.
despair Survivor in the ruins of his home in Les Cayes
Flooded and damaged streets in Les Cayes
, Haiti Dark clouds gather over Orlando and, inset, the storm rages in Florida
Homes lie in ruins after Hurricane Matthew hit Les Cayes
, Haiti, yesterday
The hurricane devastated Haiti, leaving at least 10,000 people in shelters and causing catastrophic damage to the southern coastal town of Les Cayes
Teams of civil protection officials walked the streets of Les Cayes
and other areas urging residents to secure their homes, prepare emergency kits and warn their neighbours.
The attack took place in the coastal city of Les Cayes
, the capital of the South Province (Departement du Sud) some 160 kilometers southwest of Port-au-Prince, the country's capital.
falciparum in Haiti was continuous during 2006-2009 by the Haitian Group for the Study of Kaposi's Sarcoma and Opportunistic Infections (GHESKIO) at 9 healthcare centers in the municipalities of Jeremie, Jacmel, Les Cayes
, Miragoane, Cap-Haitien, Deschappelles, Port-au-Prince, Fort-Liberte, and Port-dePaix.