Education: Economic factors, mixed with a quasi-permanent socio-political instability, are among the main factors affecting the Haitian education system.
Child protection: UNICEF is contributing to a better protective environment to affirm the rights of children and women.
Nutrition: In Haiti, the level of malnutrition contributes to increasing the risk of dying before the age of five.
Health: In Haiti, only 40 percent of children have regular access to the most basic health services.
Water and sanitation: Water and sanitation is in a very precarious situation in Haiti, only 55% of households have access to an improved water point and 70% have rudimentary toilets or no toilets.