Earthquake/CHOLERA

Articles and image gallery from the 2010 earthquakes in Haiti

Santé : pas d’Ebola à Petite Rivière de l’Artibonite

January 3, 2015
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Santé : pas d’Ebola à Petite Rivière de l’Artibonite

La Vice Délégation de Dessalines dément les informations faisant croire que l’épidémie d’Ebola* aurait déjà touché la Petite Rivière de l’Artibonite. En effet, dans les réseaux sociaux, des rumeurs font état d’une jeune femme de 16 ans qui serait atteinte de cette fièvre et transportée dans un centre hospitalier de cette commune de l’Artibonite....
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Scrooges of the World, Begone!

January 2, 2015
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Scrooges of the World, Begone!

AP Photo/Jean Marc Herve Abelard Relatives walk to a hilltop, where they will place a cross, in remembrance of those family members who died in the 2010 earthquake, prior to a memorial service in Titanyen, north of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Jan. 12. Haitians paused to remember the tens of thousands of people who died in...
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Hope for Haiti, 5 Years Later: Exclusive Special

December 30, 2014
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Hope for Haiti, 5 Years Later: Exclusive Special

Christine Webb (left), with students at the rebuilt Brache Millot School, which had been destroyed in the 2010 earthquake. (PHOTO/Christine Webb, Staff) LEOGANE, Haiti — Nearly five years after a 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck Haiti, our own Christine Webb returned to the same spot where she was standing when the quake hit. Just 25 miles southwest...
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Outgoing Haitian Prime Minister Lamothe looks to ‘next chapter’

December 17, 2014
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Outgoing Haitian Prime Minister Lamothe looks to ‘next chapter’

By JACQUELINE CHARLES Miami Herald PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti — Haiti’s embattled Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe says he is ready for a new chapter, one away from his country’s high-stakes, unforgiving political trenches. “Having been in office for 31 months, I always said I was going to be part of the solution, never part...
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Bois D’Avril: Classroom Observations

December 16, 2014
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Bois D’Avril: Classroom Observations

http://haitidreams.wordpress.com Back in Haiti, everyone. Arrived in Bois D’Avril last night and spent the morning observing classes at the local school. If I’m going to be working in education here, I need to get a better understanding of what’s going on in lots of different locations. All of our other laptop projects outside of...
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Discours de l’Ambassadeur Pamela White de la Chambre de Commerce Haitiano-Américaine Réception de fête de fin d’année (AMCHAM) Résidence de l’ambassadeur Port-au-Prince, le 11 décembre 2014

December 15, 2014
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Discours de l’Ambassadeur Pamela White  de la Chambre de Commerce Haitiano-Américaine   Réception de fête de fin d’année   (AMCHAM)  Résidence de l’ambassadeur   Port-au-Prince, le 11 décembre 2014

Le 12 décembre 2014 No. 2014/ 04 Discours de l’Ambassadeur Pamela White Réception de fête de fin d’année de la Chambre de Commerce Haitiano-Américaine (AMCHAM) Résidence de l’ambassadeur Port-au-Prince, le 11 décembre 2014 Son Excellence, Monsieur le Président de la République, Son Excellence, Monsieur le Premier Ministre, Monsieur Philippe Armand, Membres de la AmCham,...
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Group reports uptick in Haiti cholera patients

December 5, 2014
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Group reports uptick in Haiti cholera patients

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Haiti’s health system still does not have the capacity to adequately treat cholera patients and there has been an uptick in cases in the country’s capital, an official with the international medical group Doctors Without Borders said Wednesday. Oliver Schulz, head of the group’s Haiti mission, said more than 2,000 people...
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Haitian prime minister prospects for business

November 8, 2014
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Haitian prime minister prospects for business

By Mimi Whitefield mwhitefield@MiamiHerald.com Haitian Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe described his efforts to bring Haiti into the digital age Friday as he was saluted as Innovation Leader of the Year at the BRAVO Business Awards in Miami. He also said the Haiti of today has “the most pro-business government in the past 50 years”...
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Orphans in Haiti gifted with shoes from PBC school kids

November 8, 2014
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Orphans in Haiti gifted with shoes from PBC school kids

Story by Tania Francois, CBS12 News PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI — The devastation from the  January 2010 Haiti earthquake has long left the headlines, but the problems still linger. Some school children from South Florida have worked diligently to get their counter parts across the Caribbean back on their feet. For the past five years, fifteen-year-old...
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How the World Came to Help Haiti and Left a Disaster

November 8, 2014
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How the World Came to Help Haiti and Left a Disaster

In this excerpt journalist Jonathan Katz tells the story of the January 2010 earthquake in Haiti and the chaotic events of the nation’s formation, history and largely failed reconstruction efforts November 7, 2014 |By Jonathan M. Katz Excerpted with permission, The Big Truck That Went By: How the World Came to Save Haiti and...
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