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Latest items for Haiti

Sept. 13, 2021, 11:20 a.m.
Countries: Angola, Bahamas, Brunei, Burkina Faso, China, Colombia, Czech Republic, Djibouti, El Salvador, Estonia, Germany, Guatemala, Guinea, Haiti, Honduras, Iceland, Laos, Madagascar, North Korea, Poland, Portugal, Serbia, Slovakia, Suriname, Tanzania, Togo, Uruguay
Variables: LRW-SCALE-12

2.0
June 18, 2021, 5:08 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: MARR-LAW-3

“A Presidential decree from 8 December 1982 replaced the notion of ‘spousal authority’ by ‘parental authority’, giving women equal rights not only in relation to control of property but also in relation to guardianship over children. This decree also provides married women with certain rights to decide on their domicile, revoking a former provision of the Civil Code” (pg 5).
June 18, 2021, 5:06 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: CLCW-LAW-2

"To obtain a passport, the applicant must (1) complete and sign an Application Form, which can be obtained at the Embassy and (2) submit the following documents in person to the Embassy of the Republic of Haiti in Washington, D.C. or to the nearest Consulate of Haiti...Original marriage certificate, if the applicant is a married woman" (para 1-2). This quote is taken from the Haitian passport requirments list, and indicates women are eligible to apply for passports (CAT - CODER COMMENT).
June 18, 2021, 5:03 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: IIP-LAW-2

"The law does not specifically prohibit sexual harassment, although it states that men and women have the same rights and obligations. Observers stated sexual harassment occurred frequently. Although authorities stated the government was opposed to sexual harassment, there were no formal governmental programs to combat it on a national scale" (pg 17).
June 18, 2021, 5:02 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: IIP-LAW-1

"Foreign visitors may drive in Haiti with their valid driver licenses and International driving permits for three months" (para 1). As women can obtain an international driving permit, this article suggest women are legally allowed to drive in Haiti (CAT - CODER COMMENT).
June 18, 2021, 5 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: IIP-PRACTICE-2

"Haiti is not a safe place for women to travel to. Do not go anywhere unaccompanied, and under no circumstances leave your accommodation without company after dark. Women are easier targets and there have been many reports of sexual attacks, rapes and robberies" (para 15).
June 15, 2021, 10:20 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Algeria, Angola, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Botswana, Brunei, Burundi, Comoros, Congo, Cote D'Ivoire, D R Congo, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Ghana, Haiti, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kenya, Kuwait, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mauritania, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Nepal, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Papua New Guinea, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, United Arab Emirates, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Variables: PW-SCALE-1

3.0
May 25, 2021, 6:20 p.m.
Countries: Belize, Haiti, Suriname
Variables: PW-LAW-1

"Belize, Suriname, and Haiti are the only states in the Americas that have laws, customary or civil, that permit or at least tolerate polygamy" (8).
May 24, 2021, 2:10 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 42% of births in Haiti were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 45).
May 24, 2021, 2:08 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: ISTD-DATA-3

"In 2018, there were .69 new HIV infections per 1,000 uninfected population in Haiti" (p 45).
May 24, 2021, 2:07 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: DACH-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Haiti was 6.8 per 10,000 population" (p 60).
May 24, 2021, 2:06 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"From 2010-2018 the density of nursing and midwifery personnel in Haiti was 6.8 per 10,000 population" (p 60).
May 24, 2021, 1:55 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: MISA-DATA-1

In 2016, the prevalence of anaemia in women of reporducticve age (15-49 years) in Haiti was 46.2% (p 68).
April 19, 2021, 4:21 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Benin, Burma/Myanmar, Cameroon, Central African Rep, Chad, Congo, Cote D'Ivoire, D R Congo, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Lesotho, Liberia, Malaysia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Pakistan, Papua New Guinea, Saudi Arabia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sudan, Syria, Yemen
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-2

4.0
April 19, 2021, 3:55 p.m.
Countries: Bangladesh, Bolivia, Burma/Myanmar, Haiti, Iran, Mexico, Niger, Nigeria, Pakistan, Palestine, Philippines, Solomon Islands, South Sudan, Sudan, Yemen, Zambia
Variables: AOM-SCALE-3

4.0
April 19, 2021, 3:54 p.m.
Countries: Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Burma/Myanmar, Haiti, Iran, Kuwait, Lebanon, Mexico, Niger, Nigeria, Pakistan, Palestine, Philippines, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Solomon Islands, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, United States, Yemen, Zambia
Variables: AOM-SCALE-2

2.0
April 7, 2021, 10:31 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: CRPLB-PRACTICE-1

"In 2020, 42% of births in Haiti were attended by skilled health personnele" (p 45).
April 7, 2021, 10:16 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: DACH-DATA-1

"In 2016, the life expectancy at birth in Haiti was 61.3 years for males and 65.7 years for females" (p 44).
April 2, 2021, 9:47 a.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: IM-DATA-1

"In 2018, the under-five mortality rate in Haiti was 65 per 1000 live births" (p 45).
March 31, 2021, 3:37 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: MMR-SCALE-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Haiti was 480 per 100,000 live births" (p 45).
March 31, 2021, 3:22 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: MMR-DATA-1

"In 2017, the maternal mortality ratio for women in Haiti was 480 per 100,000 live births" (p 45).
March 31, 2021, 3:06 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: ABO-LAW-1

"Nicaragua, El Salvador and Haiti also have complete bans on abortion" (para 15).
March 30, 2021, 7:36 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: DV-DATA-1

"From 2010-2017 in Haiti the proportion of ever-partnered women and girls aged 15-49 years subjected to physical and/or sexual violence by a current or former intimate partner in the previous 12 months was 14%" (p 68).
March 30, 2021, 7:31 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: DACH-DATA-3

"From 2010-2019 the proportion of women in Haiti of reproductive age who have their need for family planning satified with modern methods is 45.4%" (p 52).
March 19, 2021, 3:56 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: BR-DATA-1

"The adolescent birth rate from 2010-2018 in Haiti is 54.8 per 1000 women aged 15-19 years" (p 52).
March 8, 2021, 9:44 a.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Brunei, Burma/Myanmar, Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Rep, Chad, Colombia, Congo, Cote D'Ivoire, D R Congo, Djibouti, Egypt, El Salvador, Eritrea, Gabon, Gambia, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, India, Iran, Iraq, Jordan, Kenya, Kuwait, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mexico, Morocco, Niger, Nigeria, North Korea, Oman, Pakistan, Palestine, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Qatar, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Africa, South Korea, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Syria, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Yemen, Zimbabwe
Variables: MULTIVAR-SCALE-1

4.0
Feb. 13, 2021, 12:41 p.m.
Countries: Benin, Bolivia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Brazil, Cameroon, Chad, Colombia, Gabon, Gambia, Guatemala, Haiti, India, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Mali, Nicaragua, Pakistan, Peru, Philippines, Uzbekistan, Vietnam
Variables: SMES-DATA-3

Table 3: Percentage of women-headed households, rural and urban, latest available year (1990–2004) shows the difference in percentage of female headed houses between rural and urban areas (pp. 15-16).
Jan. 18, 2021, 3:46 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan, Algeria, Angola, Bahamas, Bangladesh, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Burkina Faso, Burma/Myanmar, Cameroon, Central African Rep, Chad, Chile, Colombia, Comoros, Costa Rica, Cote D'Ivoire, D R Congo, Djibouti, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Gambia, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Jamaica, Jordan, Kenya, Kuwait, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Malawi, Malaysia, Mali, Mauritius, Mexico, Morocco, Namibia, New Zealand, Niger, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, Qatar, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Swaziland, Syria, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Trinidad/Tobago, Uganda, United Arab Emirates, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Yemen, Zimbabwe
Variables: ABO-SCALE-1

3.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: GP-SCALE-1

2.0
Nov. 19, 2020, 1:28 p.m.
Countries: Haiti
Variables: GP-SCALE-2

3.0