Haiti after the earthquake: Statistics Without Borders

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  • This article was written by members of the SWB team in Haiti.

Abstract

When a major disaster strikes, urgent needs may be food, water, shelter, medicines – and data. Unless you know the numbers of people involved and how their lives have been affected, giving efficient help is impossible. Statistics Without Borders tries to provide the data. The team that worked on a project in Haiti describe one effort.

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