Earthquake/CHOLERA

Articles and image gallery from the 2010 earthquakes in Haiti

Advertise on NYTimes.com World Bank Is Opening Its Treasure Chest of Data

July 2, 2011
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Advertise on NYTimes.com World Bank Is Opening Its Treasure Chest of Data

NY Times: Marc Phares/Epic Studios By STEPHANIE STROM THE Piper PA-31 Navajo took off into the sultry Miami morning and streaked southward toward the Caribbean. High over Haiti, the cameras inside began to snap. Behind this reconnaissance mission was, of all things, a financial institution: the World Bank, symbol of globalization and, to many,...
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*Stanley Lucas Response to Kim Ives Wikileaks “Reporting”* KIM IVES – LIAR

July 2, 2011
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*Stanley Lucas Response to Kim Ives Wikileaks “Reporting”*    KIM IVES – LIAR

Kim Ives, an American anarchist who serves as the mouthpiece for deposed Haitian President Jean Bertrand Aristide, is using so-called “WikiLeaks Cables” to assassinate the character of many Haitians democrats. Unlike the New York Times, which published the original cables along with their analytical pieces, Kim Ives never published the original cables with his...
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Cholera cases on the rise in Haiti-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

July 1, 2011
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Cholera cases on the rise in Haiti-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Jul 01, 2011 04:03 PM As the rainy season begins again in Haiti, the number of cholera cases is rising. According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), the country is experiencing an increase of cases in Port-au-Prince, the southern peninsula and also in the Artibonite and Nord regions. In just over a month between...
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Violence, anger grow in Haiti’s quake camps – report

June 30, 2011
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Violence, anger grow in Haiti’s quake camps – report

Source: alertnet // Megan Rowling A resident sweeps up in front of her tent at an internally displaced persons (IDP) camp set up for victims of January’s earthquake in Port-au-Prince November 25, 2010. REUTERS/Keith Bedford By Megan Rowling LONDON (AlertNet) – Haitian President Michel Martelly, who came to power in mid-May, must urgently rehouse...
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U.S. Policy in the Caribbean

June 30, 2011
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U.S. Policy in the Caribbean

Remarks Maria Otero Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Washington, DC June 27, 2011 —————————— Thank you Cheryl for that kind introduction. As you just heard, I am the Under Secretary of State for Democracy and Global Affairs. However, following the recommendations of the first ever Quadrennial Development and Diplomacy Review, QDDR, my...
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Haiti Needs Direct Investment-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

June 30, 2011
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Haiti Needs Direct Investment-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

The nation needs donors to partner directly with Haitians. By Hortense M. Barber Posted: 06/28/2011 03:43 PM EDT Since last year’s devastating earthquake, Haiti has received billions of dollars in humanitarian aid. But, according to a new report from the Office of the U.N. Special Envoy for Haiti, what the country really needs right...
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IPPF/WHR 2010 Annual Report

June 30, 2011
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IPPF/WHR 2010 Annual Report

Dear Friend, On behalf of everyone at International Planned Parenthood Federation/Western Hemisphere Region, I am pleased to announce the launch of our 2010 annual report. From mobile health clinics in Colombia to sexuality education in Buenos Aires, we worked to ensure that every individual had access to the information and services they need to...
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Haiti’s president huddles privately with developers in Miami

June 29, 2011
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Haiti’s president huddles privately with developers in Miami

By Zachary Fagenson Miami sees plenty of business missions from around the globe jet into town for a few days to look for opportunities. Few, however, are anything like Haitian President Joseph Michel Martelly coming in for face-to-face meetings with developers with money and plans to develop tourism attractions on the island. In his...
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Study Shown UN Brought CHOLERA to Haiti-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

June 29, 2011
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Study Shown UN Brought CHOLERA to Haiti-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Forbes.com By TRENTON DANIEL and JONATHAN M. KATZ , 06.29.11, 09:13 PM EDT PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Evidence “strongly suggests” that a United Nations peacekeeping mission brought a cholera strain to Haiti that has killed thousands of people, a study by a team of epidemiologists and physicians says. The study is the strongest argument yet...
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Post-quake Haiti: Security Depends on Resettlement and Development

June 29, 2011
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Post-quake Haiti: Security Depends on Resettlement and Development

Port-au-Prince/Bogotá/Brussels  |   28 Jun 2011 A year and a half after a deadly earthquake devastated its capital, 650,000 victims still wait for permanent housing in more than 1,000 unstable emergency camps across Haiti as a new hurricane season arrives. Post-quake Haiti: Security Depends on Resettlement and Development , the latest policy briefing from the International...
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