Earthquake/CHOLERA

Articles and image gallery from the 2010 earthquakes in Haiti

L’ECOLE NATIONALE CHARLES LASSEGUE AUX CAYES

September 1, 2013
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L’ECOLE NATIONALE CHARLES LASSEGUE AUX CAYES

Le Directeur General du FAES a visité ce weekend le chantier de l’Ecole Nationale Charles Lassegue aux Cayes, dans le Sud du pays. Fondée en 1939, l’école nationale Charles Lassègue a connu plusieurs adresses et a formé bon nombre d’enfants qui se sont par la suite révélé des personnalités importantes pour la ville et...
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MORE EMBARASSMENT AS THE CIRCUS RETURNS TO TOWN!! FRESH FROM POST-GRADUATE CLOWN SCHOOL BELIZAIRE, DANTON, LEGER, SINAL, BERTRAND PLAN SEPTEMBER 4 INTERPELLATION OF LAMOTHE FOR HURRICANE SANDY BUDGET- AND PLANIFICATION

August 31, 2013
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MORE EMBARASSMENT AS THE CIRCUS RETURNS TO TOWN!! FRESH FROM POST-GRADUATE CLOWN SCHOOL BELIZAIRE, DANTON, LEGER, SINAL, BERTRAND PLAN SEPTEMBER 4 INTERPELLATION OF LAMOTHE FOR HURRICANE SANDY BUDGET- AND PLANIFICATION

August 31, 2013 These guys are about to waste more valuable executive time in another pointless, rude, uncoordinated show of ignorant stupidity, perhaps punctuated with another riot in which legs will be broken, noses bloodied and reputations left in tatters. Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe should prepare himself for this now – stupid – confrontation,...
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Reports reenergise debate over Haiti cholera outbreak-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

August 29, 2013
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Reports reenergise debate over Haiti cholera outbreak-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Author: SciDev.Net – María Elena Hurtado -Thomson Reuters The dispute between scientists over the origins of the cholera epidemic in Haiti has been further fuelled by two conflicting reports. One report published this month argues that the epidemic is directly traceable to UN peacekeepers and the inadequate waste infrastructure at their base, while the second,...
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Clinic-on-wheels helping hundreds in Haiti

August 29, 2013
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Clinic-on-wheels helping hundreds in Haiti

BYRON TWP, Mich. (WZZM) – Last March, we told you about a medical clinic-on-wheels being sent to Haiti to provide aid to people without any way to pay for it. We’re happy to report the van has been a hit; already helping hundreds. The first group of West Michigan missionaries using the van returned...
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Latin America, UN remain supportive of Haiti peacekeepers

August 29, 2013
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Latin America, UN remain supportive of Haiti peacekeepers

By Aaron Morrison Special to the Miami Herald UNITED NATIONS — Countries participating in a UN-led stabilization mission in Haiti on Wednesday pledged their continued support, citing encouraging signs the government is taking calls for electoral reform seriously. But during a Security Council debate on the mission, known as MINUSTAH, more than two dozen...
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Minister Paradis Visits Haiti to Assess Progress and Challenges

August 29, 2013
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Minister Paradis Visits Haiti to Assess Progress and Challenges

PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI–(Marketwired – Aug. 28, 2013) - In his first international trip since being appointed Minister of International Development and Minister for La Francophonie, the Honourable Christian Paradis visited Haiti to see first-hand what progress has been made, what results have been achieved, and what development challenges must be tackled going forward. “Canadians are...
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INGENUITY OVERCOMES COMMON SENSE Much-Delayed “Haiti on Ice” Finally Goes On with a few dozen Spectators-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

August 28, 2013
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INGENUITY OVERCOMES COMMON SENSE Much-Delayed “Haiti on Ice” Finally Goes On with a few dozen Spectators-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Haiti’s much-delayed ice-skating show has finally begun. The four-night run of “Haiti on Ice” was supposed to have been last November. But snags such as an ice rink that kept melting and a hurricane last year were blamed for a dozen-plus delays. The holdups turned the show into a something of a joke. Many...
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Of poverty and sacrifice in Haiti

August 28, 2013
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Of poverty and sacrifice in Haiti

Win McNamee/Getty Images Young Haitian boys watch from the beach on January 21, 2010 in Leogane, Haiti. Interview by Kai Ryssdal Marketplace for Tuesday, August 27, 2013 Even before the earthquake back in 2010, Haiti was no easy place. Hardships and poverty, instability and violence are a long part of its history. Throw in...
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Cuban Doctors Bring Eyesight, Healthcare to Haiti

August 28, 2013
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Cuban Doctors Bring Eyesight, Healthcare to Haiti

Many Haitian women have their blood pressure taken for the first time at mobile clinics like this one staffed by a Cuban medical brigade in Salomon market in Port-au-Prince. Credit: Patricia Grogg/IPS PORT-AU-PRINCE, Aug 28 2013 (IPS) – It’s Saturday, and the entrance hall of a police station in front of the busy market...
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