Earthquake/CHOLERA

Articles and image gallery from the 2010 earthquakes in Haiti

Sean Penn to Visit Israel for Conference on Haiti as Guest of IsraAID

October 27, 2015
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Sean Penn to Visit Israel for Conference on Haiti as Guest of IsraAID

Actor and humanitarian Sean Penn will visit Israel in November as a guest of IsraAID. Photo: Wikimedia Commons. JNS.org – Hollywood actor Sean Penn, 55, will visit Israel in November as a guest of the Israeli humanitarian organization the Israel Forum for International Humanitarian Aid (IsraAID) to participate in a conference on rebuilding Haiti after...
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Emails: Clinton Foundation Donor Lobbied State Department for Haiti Hotels

October 20, 2015
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Emails: Clinton Foundation Donor Lobbied State Department for Haiti Hotels

Foundation donor emailed State Department Chief of Staff Cheryl Mills. BY: Alana Goodman October 19, 2015 5:00 am A donor to the Clinton Foundation reached out to Hillary Clinton’s office to promote a Haiti hotel project that later received support from the U.S. government and Bill Clinton, according to emails released by the Department...
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Haiti’s Small-Scale Election Economy in Full Swing

October 20, 2015
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Haiti’s Small-Scale Election Economy in Full Swing

By david mcfadden, associated press PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Oct 20, 2015, 11:44 AM ET A young man stands on a busy street corner in the Haitian capital wearing the campaign logo of one presidential candidate on his sweat-soaked T-shirt, the name of another emblazoned on his sunglasses while he passes out flyers on behalf...
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Off-Grid Solar Startup Bringing Affordable, Reliable Electricity to Haiti

October 20, 2015
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Off-Grid Solar Startup Bringing Affordable, Reliable Electricity to Haiti

October 19, 2015 by Mike Hower Image Credit: Wikimedia Haitian off-grid utility startup RE-VOLT is on a mission to bring affordable and reliable electricity to families in rural Haiti and is running a crowdfunding campaign to help fund the expansion of its service to more customers, according to a recent announcement. RE-VOLT recently launched...
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Refurbished Fire Truck Goes to Haiti

October 20, 2015
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Refurbished Fire Truck Goes to Haiti

DOWNTOWN LOS ANGELES - On Jan. 12, 2010, a magnitude 7.0 earthquake struck the island nation of Haiti, killing more than 230,000 people and injuring another 300,000. The temblor and multiple aftershocks displaced more than 1 million people from their homes and destroyed businesses, schools, hospitals and more. The world came to Haiti’s aid, including...
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4 Days In Haiti – How to Be Like Brit

October 18, 2015
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4 Days In Haiti – How to Be Like Brit

I have interviewed hundreds of amazing leaders, visionaries, and entrepreneurs in the last decade. They all have inspiring stories and an interesting take on life, but none like the two I’m about to share with you. These two are without question world changers. Think about the people who have literally shaped the trajectory of...
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Haiti’s Earthquake Was Devastating. The Cholera Epidemic Was Worse – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

October 17, 2015
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Haiti’s Earthquake Was Devastating. The Cholera Epidemic Was Worse – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

If someone had poisoned New York’s water supply and killed 9,000 people, it would have been the most litigated public health disaster of all time. But when it happened in Haiti? Nothing. By Fran Quigley People walk across a tiny overpass as raw sewage flows beneath in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, September 2012. (Reuters / Swoan...
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OVER 1000 DEMONSTRATE IN FRONT OF MINUSTAH HEADQUARTERS – UN GO HOME!!!

October 17, 2015
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OVER 1000 DEMONSTRATE IN FRONT OF MINUSTAH HEADQUARTERS – UN GO HOME!!!

October 16, 2015 Representatives of several political groups demonstrated in front of MINUSTAH headquarters. The were complaining about MINUSTAH interference in Haitian life. The group was demanding reparations for the Cholera epidemic MINUSTAH brought to Haiti some years ago. Cholera still claims the lives of Haitians and has seen a resurgence over the past...
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UN failing cholera victims in Haiti five years after outbreak

October 14, 2015
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UN failing cholera victims in Haiti five years after outbreak

The United Nations is miserably failing the victims of the cholera epidemic its personnel triggered in Haiti five years ago, with thousands left waiting for access to effective medical treatment and compensation, said Amnesty International. “The UN must not just wash its hands of the human suffering and pain that it has caused. Setting...
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Diagnosing What Ails Haiti’s Economy

October 11, 2015
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Diagnosing What Ails Haiti’s Economy

The World Bank fingers cronyism, of which Bill Clinton was for years a symbol. Secretary of State John Kerry and Haitian President Michel Martelly in Puerto Principe, Haiti, Oct. 6. Photo: jean jacques agustin/European Pressphoto Agency By Mary Anastasia O’Grady Oct. 11, 2015 6:00 p.m. ET U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry made a...
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