Hurricane Sandy Floods GOALS Communities in Haiti
While the US geared up for “Frakenstorm,” Leogane recovered from Hurricane Sandy’s damage from last week. Heavy rains and strong winds caused widespread flooding, blocked roads, and loss of life and property. Families evacuated with what they could carry. The damage seems to have exceeded anyone’s expectations. MINUSTAH helped GOALS reach flooded rural communities, where we distributed UNICEF hygiene kits and some bread. The need in these areas remains extremely high. Read the full story here.