Earthquake/CHOLERA

Articles and image gallery from the 2010 earthquakes in Haiti

Shelters in Léogâne inspected by Clinton Foundation-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

August 27, 2011
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Shelters in Léogâne inspected by Clinton Foundation-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

By ISABEAU DOUCET and ISABEL MACDONALD, Freelance The Clinton Foundation has inspected 20 trailers installed at four locations in the Haitian town of Léogâne, after an investigative report by The Nation, The Gazette and the Canadian Centre for Investigative Reporting found a host of problems with the units designed to be used as classrooms...
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United Nations Denies Dumping Feces in Haiti Water Sources

August 26, 2011
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United Nations Denies Dumping Feces in Haiti Water Sources

Written by Samuel Maxime PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (defend.ht) – The United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) has released a formal denial of fecal-dumping near Haiti’s rivers following a series of news articles claiming the contrary and new scientific studies linking the cholera outbreak to its soldiers. The denial was released on Thursday in which...
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HOW THE WORLD FAILED HAITI

August 26, 2011
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HOW THE WORLD FAILED HAITI

Pikliz.com How the World Failed Haiti A year and a half after the island was reduced to rubble by an earthquake, the world’s unprecedented effort to rebuild it has turned into a disaster of good intentions By JANET REITMAN AUGUST 4, 2011 1:35 PM ET ROLLING STONE MAGAZINE In March of last year, two...
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Where Haiti’s money has gone-Aug 22, 2011 16:55 EDT

August 26, 2011
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Where Haiti’s money has gone-Aug 22, 2011 16:55 EDT

What happens when you drop billions of dollars onto a country like Haiti? Immediately after the earthquake happened, in January 2010, I said that “one of the lessons we’ve learned from trying to rebuild failed states elsewhere in the world is that throwing money at the issue is very likely to backfire”. But that’s...
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Panel unveils Haiti rebuilding project

August 20, 2011
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Panel unveils Haiti rebuilding project

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – The Haiti reconstruction panel cochaired by Bill Clinton announced a major new project yesterday to rebuild part of the capital damaged by last year’s earthquake. The Interim Haiti Recovery Commission said it plans to spend $78 million to revitalize 16 neighborhoods and remove 30,000 people from six major settlement camps that...
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TCL Group helps Haiti set up cement terminal

August 19, 2011
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TCL Group helps Haiti set up cement terminal

Bulk cement will eventually be imported from CCCL via dedicated cement carriers and packaged in 42.5kg and jumbo bags at the upgraded facility to satisfy the varying needs of customers. PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Thursday August 18, 2011 – The Trinidad Cement Limited (TCL) Group has entered into a long-term agreement with the Win...
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Project HOPE On Medical Mission to Haiti Aboard USNS Comfort As Hospital Ship Returns to Help Communities Still Struggling After Last Year’s Earthquake

August 19, 2011
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Project HOPE On Medical Mission to Haiti Aboard USNS Comfort As Hospital Ship Returns to Help Communities Still Struggling After Last Year’s Earthquake

Millwood, VA (PRWEB) August 18, 2011 Project HOPE volunteers will arrive in Haiti on Friday to provide medical care for underserved communities, in collaboration with the U.S. Navy on the hospital ship, the USNS Comfort, which is making a poignant return visit 18 months after providing emergency care to thousands struck by a devastating...
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Bye-bye, MINUSTAH!-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

August 18, 2011
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Bye-bye, MINUSTAH!-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

San Fransisco Bay View:by Dady Chery As one of his first measures in office, Brazilian Defense Minister Celso Amorim plans to conclude Brazil’s participation in the notorious United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH). Various sectors of the Brazilian government, including Brazil’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, agree with Mr. Amorim, who says that the...
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Haiti mayor says he plans to clear huge quake camp-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

August 18, 2011
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Haiti mayor says he plans to clear huge quake camp-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

By TRENTON DANIEL The Associated Press PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Thousands of Haitians living in one of the biggest tent camps created after last year’s earthquake could soon have a new home: the mountains north of Port-au-Prince. City officials plan to relocate the almost 20,000 people living on the 42-acre (17-hectare) Champs de Mars plaza...
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