Earthquake/CHOLERA

Articles and image gallery from the 2010 earthquakes in Haiti

Haiti PM pursues investors at Davos

January 26, 2014
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Haiti PM pursues investors at Davos

Kim Hjelmgaard, USA TODAY 5:16 p.m. EST January 24, 2014 “I’m here in Davos to make the case to the most important people in the financial world,” Lamothe said. DAVOS, Switzerland — Four years ago this month a devastating earthquake in Haiti thrust the poverty-stricken nation to the center of discussions at the World...
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Haiti talks in bid to end political crisis

January 25, 2014
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Haiti talks in bid to end political crisis

A man holds a Haitian flag as he takes part in a protest demanding that Haitian President Michel Martelly step down in Port-au-Prince on Jan 13, 2014. Opposition parties in Haiti launched talks on Friday with President Michel Martelly and parliament in an effort to find a solution to a months-long political crisis, a mediator...
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Haitians line up to apply for visas outside the Brazilian embassy in Port-au-Prince November 22, 2013.

January 25, 2014
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Haitians line up to apply for visas outside the Brazilian embassy in Port-au-Prince November 22, 2013.

In 2012, Brazil approved a humanitarian visa policy for Haitians, two years after an earthquake on their island left many in dire poverty, and thousands have made the journey. Haitian immigrants are now crossing the border from Peru at a rate of around 70 per day, according to the Acre state government. Many hope...
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A Burgeoning Hacker Culture in Haiti

January 25, 2014
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A Burgeoning Hacker Culture in Haiti

BY Jessica McKenzie | Thursday, January 23 2014 A scene from the 2013 Haiti hackathon (EricGoldhagen/Flickr) Haiti’s first hackathon ever took place only one year ago, in February 2013, but since then students at the Ecole Supérieure d’Infotronique d’Haiti (ESIH) have held two more hacking events and are even now forming a coding club...
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Le Premier Ministre Laurent Lamothe à Davos

January 24, 2014
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Le Premier Ministre Laurent Lamothe à Davos

Le Premier Ministre à Davos dans le cadre de sa participation au 44ème Forum économique mondial
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Sean Penn’s Homeless Camp in Haiti Clearing Out

January 21, 2014
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Sean Penn’s Homeless Camp in Haiti Clearing Out

By TRENTON DANIEL Associated Press A country club golf course that became a refuge for tens of thousands of people left homeless in Haiti’s capital by a 2010 earthquake is clearing out the remaining residents by this weekend. Rachel Beach, an aid worker who is handling a relocation effort carried out by actor Sean...
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Lessons from the Haiti earthquake: Finding a better way to distribute aid

January 18, 2014
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Lessons from the Haiti earthquake: Finding a better way to distribute aid

Four years ago this month an earthquake devastated Haiti, causing the deaths of as many as 316,000 people. I flew to the country four days after commercial flights were allowed to land there again. It was my first trip to Haiti and it was my first experience with a big natural disaster — and...
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Saturday, January 11, 2014 HAITI 12 JANVYE 2014: APRE 4 LANE KÈK CHIF KE NOU TA DWE KONNEN pa Stanley Lucas

January 18, 2014
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Saturday, January 11, 2014 HAITI 12 JANVYE 2014: APRE 4 LANE KÈK CHIF KE NOU TA DWE KONNEN pa Stanley Lucas

Apre 4 lane depi ke goudougoudou pase sou Ayiti tout moun ap mande kote mas lajan key o bay pou peyi nou pase?  Mwen di tout moun pa bliye ke manman lajan rekonstriksyon an pa pase nan men Ayisien. Akoz lwa ijans lan ke iresponsab ki te nan tèt leta a te pibliye an...
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OASIS HOTEL ON VERGE OF SUSPENDED ANIMATION

January 18, 2014
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OASIS HOTEL ON VERGE OF SUSPENDED ANIMATION

STAFF REPORTS SEALING OFF ROOMS AND PERSONNEL CUT BACKS IN A 5 STAR PROJECT THAT NEVER HAD ROOM SERVICE OR EVEN A SODA MACHINE IN THE HALLS SHOULD A GUEST WANT SOMETHING TO DRINK AFTER THE RESTAURANT CLOSED. January 17, 2014 One of President Clinton’s few Foundation investments, in Haiti, is on the verge...
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