Haïti: Hurricane Tomas• Cholera Situation Report #15

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> Latest from the World Health Organization in Haiti.
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> Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs > Date: 07 Nov 2010
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> This report was issued by OCHA Haiti. The next report will be issued on or > around 8 November. >
> I HIGHLIGHTS/KEY PRIORITIES >
> • The DPC reports, 6 deaths > and over 18,000 people > evacuated their homes > preemptively, including over > 14,000 people who evacuated to > hurricane shelters as of > yesterday evening. >
> • Initial assessments suggest > the agriculture sector is the > most aggressively affected by > Hurricane Tomas, with flooded > fields, loss of livestock and > crops.
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> • Populations evacuated to > safer shelters or temporary > shelters are reportedly > returning to their homes. >
> • With flooding and population > movement in many areas across > increased cases of cholera > remains a key concern of he > humanitarian community. >
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