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PIH Braces for Hurricane Irma

Photo by Neilsen Fleuristal / Partners In Health Facilities staff anchor a communications antenna on the roof of University Hospital in Mirebalais, Haiti, in preparation for Hurricane Irma. Nearly a year after Hurricane Matthew battered Haiti’s southern coast, the Caribbean nation is preparing for another blow, this time from Hurricane Read more…

Hurricane Matthew Hits Haiti

(Update as of Oct. 8)—Hurricane Matthew, one of the most severe to hit the Caribbean in a decade, pummeled the country’s southwest region Tuesday. More than 800 people have died. About 350,000 people need emergency help and more than 15,000 have been displaced, reports the U.N. Office for the Coordination Read more…