Dominica — Hurricane Maria Response Round 1 (19 October 2017)

Contact
DTM Dominica, caribbeanfieldcoord@iom.int
Language
English
Location
Dominica
Period Covered
Oct 11 2017
Nov 15 2017
Activity
  • Mobility Tracking
  • Site Assessment

Summary

The following are the findings from 63 collective centers assessed during the first round of DTM assessments conducted from 11-15 October 2017. The assessed collective centers house 1,862 individuals (361 households), of which 32% present vulnerabilities. All IDPs indicated the destruction/severe damage of their house as the main reason for remaining in shelters and key informants in all centers have indicated that shelter materials such as wood, metal sheeting, and tools are needed to repair damaged homes.