Michel Martelly and Sophia Martelly at the United Nations
Progress Report on Haiti Public Health. President Martelly spoke before the UN 69th General Assembly on the progress made in the public health sector in Haiti.
He talked about ". . . efforts to reduce the incidence of diseases such as AIDs, malaria, and vector-borne diseases. . ." He cited statistics on lowered maternal mortality and live births that dropped more than 50%.
He also said 200-plus health centers were renovated or newly-built and training for medical professionals continues to be provided.