Earthquake/CHOLERA

Articles and image gallery from the 2010 earthquakes in Haiti

Missions 4 years later, Haiti still needs help

June 10, 2014
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Missions 4 years later, Haiti still needs help

Charlie Butts   (OneNewsNow.com) Monday, June 09, 2014 Tent cities are still heavily populated by Haitian families whose homes were destroyed in the massive earthquake that struck more than four years ago. And one ministry is especially dedicated to getting single mothers and children out of those communities. The quake killed over 200,000 people...
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ENOUGH IS ENOUGH!!! MARTELLY/ LAMOTHE GOVERNMENT CARRY OUT PREVAL INITIATED CRIME AGAINST THE NATION… USING LAW OF EMMINENT DOMAINE TO STEAL PEOPLE’S PROPERTY – THEY NOW PLAN TO DEMOLISH EVERYTHING, INCLUDING A 175 YEAR OLD CHURCH. -GRANDIOSE PLANS FOR RECONSTRUCTION WILL NEVER BE INITIATED – WE DON’T HAVE THE $$$ – AND PROPERTY WILL THEN BE SOLD TO INSIDERS AT BARGAIN PRICES.

June 9, 2014
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ENOUGH IS ENOUGH!!! MARTELLY/  LAMOTHE GOVERNMENT CARRY OUT PREVAL INITIATED CRIME AGAINST THE NATION… USING LAW OF EMMINENT DOMAINE TO STEAL PEOPLE’S PROPERTY – THEY NOW PLAN TO DEMOLISH EVERYTHING, INCLUDING A 175 YEAR OLD CHURCH. -GRANDIOSE PLANS FOR RECONSTRUCTION WILL NEVER BE INITIATED – WE DON’T HAVE THE $$$ – AND PROPERTY WILL THEN BE SOLD TO INSIDERS AT BARGAIN PRICES.

Après 178 ans, la Première église baptiste de Port-au- Prince en danger Le Nouvelliste | Publié le : 04 juin 2014 La Première église baptiste de Port-au-Prince est en danger. Des individus profitant des opérations de démolition de bâtiments au centre-ville ont tenté de vandaliser le temple situé à la rue de la Réunion....
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Haiti could solve its drastic plastic problem and help its most vulnerable

June 7, 2014
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Haiti could solve its drastic plastic problem and help its most vulnerable

With waste from discarded plastic products a growing problem in Haiti, it is time informal waste-pickers were properly incentivised Plastic proliferation … the streets of Port-au-Prince and other Haitian cities are increasingly awash with refuse. Photograph: Thony Belizaire/AFP/Getty Images Take a walk through the streets of Port-au-Prince, the Haitian capital, and you will be struck...
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Like It or Not Île à Vache Haiti “Open for Business”

June 7, 2014
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Like It or Not Île à Vache Haiti “Open for Business”

by JESSICA HSU and MARK SCHULLER Recently Haiti President Michel Martelly celebrated his third year in office. He gained wide support from the U.S. on his election platform which persists as his administration’s slogan: “Haiti is open for business.” Three days after his inauguration, Martelly landed at Île à Vache’s Abaka Bay resort and extended an offer of one million...
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The demolition of the area of public utility, began in Port-au-Prince-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

June 5, 2014
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The demolition of the area of public utility, began in Port-au-Prince-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Nearly 4 years after the decree of expropriation of Port-au-Prince center, 2 September 2010 http://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-1156-haiti-reconstructionpublication-of-the-decree-of-expropriation-for-the-pap-downtown.html issued under the Préval administration, which then declared 200 hectares, as area of public interest, and after repeal of of this decree by the Government Martelly / Lamothe May 29, 2012, reducing the size of this area to 30...
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Chikungunya cases surge in Dominican Republic, Haiti

June 4, 2014
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Chikungunya cases surge in Dominican Republic, Haiti

Chikungunya infections in Caribbean countries spiked last week, led by quickly growing numbers mainly in the Latin parts of the region, according to the latest update from the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO). Also two new countries—Barbados and Chile—are investigating their first suspected or confirmed imported cases, according to media and infectious disease reporting...
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In Haiti, UNICEF handed out millions without proper oversight, report says

June 4, 2014
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In Haiti, UNICEF handed out millions without proper oversight, report says

In this file photo, a UNICEF staffer supervises the unloading of a planeload of aid at the Port-au-Prince airport. FOX NEWS Even while it was sending out urgent appeals for funds to help poor people in Haiti, the local office of UNICEF was handing out tens of millions of dollars to local partners without proper...
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Sur le radar Chikungunya, le virus qui frappe les Antilles

June 1, 2014
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Sur le radar Chikungunya, le virus qui frappe les Antilles

(Reuters)Les hôpitaux des Antilles et des Caraïbes sont débordés par un virus en rapide propagation à travers les îles. Des milliers de personnes souffrent de maux de tête, de fièvre et de douleurs intenses aux jointures. C’est à un point tel que certaines victimes peuvent à peine marcher ou utiliser leurs mains… La maladie...
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PREVAL REFUSED OFFER OF CHOLERA VACCINE – NOW PROVIDED BY MARTELLY- THOUSANDS DIED NEEDLESSLY

May 30, 2014
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PREVAL REFUSED OFFER OF CHOLERA VACCINE – NOW PROVIDED BY MARTELLY- THOUSANDS DIED NEEDLESSLY

Cholera vaccine offered to President Preval – Refused by Preval and Dr Larsen Minister of Health on basis that if peasants received vaccine they would do nothing to clean up Haiti. 20,000 – not 8500- died as a result, murdered through indifference of Preval team. Now Martelly has provided vaccine. Better late than never...
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$2.5M to equip in solar energy Hospital La Providence in Gonaïves

May 26, 2014
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$2.5M to equip in solar energy Hospital La Providence in Gonaïves

Covering an area of ​​10,380 m2 and a capacity of 200 beds, the new Hospital will have for vocationcare for mothers and children. It will include among others: 4 hospitalization blocks, 1 surgical block, maternity, intensive care unit, particularly for newborns, an emergency department, a laboratory and a pharmacy, among others… The inauguration of...
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Haiti Gets $45 Million Tourism Development Grant From World Bank

May 26, 2014
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Haiti Gets $45 Million Tourism Development Grant From World Bank

Above: Haiti’s National History Park By the Caribbean Journal staff The World Bank’s Board of Directors has approved a $45 million grant to develop tourism in Haiti. The grant from the International Development Association aims to improve access, conservation and management at the World Heritage Site of Haiti’s National History Park and the historic...
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Palm Beach County man diagnosed with chikungunya

May 23, 2014
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Palm Beach County man diagnosed with chikungunya

A 66-year-old man became the first person in Palm Beach County — and the fourth in Florida — to come down with chikungunya fever after contracting the mosquito-borne virus in the Caribbean, the county Health Department announced Wednesday. The unidentified man began feeling ill on May 15, shortly after returning home from a trip...
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Haiti’s Michel Martelly Visits Cuba to Reinforce Cooperation

May 22, 2014
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Haiti’s Michel Martelly Visits Cuba to Reinforce Cooperation

Tamaño letra: HAVANA, Cuba, May 20 (acn) Haiti’s President Michel Martelly traveled on Monday to Cuba to talk collaboration relations with government authorities, the announcement was made by the head of state on his twitter account. According to PL news agency, Martelly wrote on twitter that he had left Haiti Monday morning for Havana...
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Bill, Hillary and the Haiti Debacle by Mary O’Grady

May 22, 2014
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Bill, Hillary and the Haiti Debacle by Mary O’Grady

Former US President Bill Clinton and US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton attend the grand opening ceremony of the new Caracol Industrial Park in Caracol, Haiti on October 22, 2012. Agence France-Presse/Getty Images Haitians are upset by the reconstruction effort managed by the Clintons. Wall Street Journal,  May 18, 2014:  —The news website Tout...
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Haiti earthquake recovery a debacle under management of Mr. and Mrs. Clinton-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

May 22, 2014
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Haiti earthquake recovery a debacle under management of Mr. and Mrs. Clinton-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Any examination of Hillary Clinton’s qualifications for president should include close study of the Interim Haiti Recovery Commission (IHRC), set up to raise money and Haiti recover from its devastating 7.0 earthquake four years ago. IHRC is headed by Bill Clinton and initially functioned during the period his wife was Secretary of State, running...
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Bill, Hillary and the Haiti Debacle

May 19, 2014
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Bill, Hillary and the Haiti Debacle

Haitians are upset by the reconstruction effort managed by the Clintons. MARY ANASTASIA O’GRADY May 18, 2014 The Americas The news website Tout Haiti reported last month that two prominent lawyers have petitioned Haiti’s Superior Court of Auditors and administrative Disputes, demanding an audit of Bill Clinton’s management of the Interim Haiti Recovery Commission...
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Dominican legislators approve citizenship bill

May 17, 2014
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Dominican legislators approve citizenship bill

By EZEQUIEL ABIU LOPEZ Associated Press SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic — Legislators on Friday unanimously approved a bill they say would allow thousands of people of Haitian descent born in the Dominican Republic the opportunity to obtain naturalized citizenship. The Dominican lower house originally was expected to create a committee to analyze the bill,...
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Digicel Foundation is committing for 3 years to the FLADH

May 17, 2014
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Digicel Foundation is committing for 3 years to the FLADH

Haiti Libre: The Digicel Foundation, once again, is helping to strengthen communities in Haiti, announcing a new partnership with the Fondation l’Athlétique d’Haïti (FLADH). Valued at more than 10 million gourdes and over a period of 3 years, this funding is part of the community projects of the Digicel Foundation whose main objective is...
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Mosquito-borne chikungunya virus spreading rapidly in Haiti

May 14, 2014
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Mosquito-borne chikungunya virus spreading rapidly in Haiti

An aedes aegypti mosquito, responsible for spreading the chikungunya virus, is shown on human skin. (AP Photo/USDA, File) A mosquito-borne virus that was detected for the first time in Haiti last week has quickly spread throughout the Caribbean nation, a health official said Tuesday. Some 1,529 cases of the chikungunya virus have been confirmed,...
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CHEVROLET- ONE WORLD FUTBOL GROUP VISITS HAITI

May 14, 2014
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CHEVROLET- ONE WORLD  FUTBOL GROUP VISITS HAITI

May 10 2014 Five members of One World Futbol’s coordinating staff, lead by Lisa Tarver, CEO of the group, visited Haiti to meet existing partners, and speak with new potential participants in the Chevrolet-One World Futbol project that will see something like 1,500,000 indestructible soccer balls distributed worldwide. To date over 18,000 of these...
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