Earthquake/CHOLERA

Articles and image gallery from the 2010 earthquakes in Haiti

Sean Penn’s Homeless Camp in Haiti Clearing Out

January 21, 2014
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Sean Penn’s Homeless Camp in Haiti Clearing Out

By TRENTON DANIEL Associated Press A country club golf course that became a refuge for tens of thousands of people left homeless in Haiti’s capital by a 2010 earthquake is clearing out the remaining residents by this weekend. Rachel Beach, an aid worker who is handling a relocation effort carried out by actor Sean...
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Lessons from the Haiti earthquake: Finding a better way to distribute aid

January 18, 2014
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Lessons from the Haiti earthquake: Finding a better way to distribute aid

Four years ago this month an earthquake devastated Haiti, causing the deaths of as many as 316,000 people. I flew to the country four days after commercial flights were allowed to land there again. It was my first trip to Haiti and it was my first experience with a big natural disaster — and...
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Saturday, January 11, 2014 HAITI 12 JANVYE 2014: APRE 4 LANE KÈK CHIF KE NOU TA DWE KONNEN pa Stanley Lucas

January 18, 2014
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Saturday, January 11, 2014 HAITI 12 JANVYE 2014: APRE 4 LANE KÈK CHIF KE NOU TA DWE KONNEN pa Stanley Lucas

Apre 4 lane depi ke goudougoudou pase sou Ayiti tout moun ap mande kote mas lajan key o bay pou peyi nou pase?  Mwen di tout moun pa bliye ke manman lajan rekonstriksyon an pa pase nan men Ayisien. Akoz lwa ijans lan ke iresponsab ki te nan tèt leta a te pibliye an...
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OASIS HOTEL ON VERGE OF SUSPENDED ANIMATION

January 18, 2014
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OASIS HOTEL ON VERGE OF SUSPENDED ANIMATION

STAFF REPORTS SEALING OFF ROOMS AND PERSONNEL CUT BACKS IN A 5 STAR PROJECT THAT NEVER HAD ROOM SERVICE OR EVEN A SODA MACHINE IN THE HALLS SHOULD A GUEST WANT SOMETHING TO DRINK AFTER THE RESTAURANT CLOSED. January 17, 2014 One of President Clinton’s few Foundation investments, in Haiti, is on the verge...
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Four years after the Haiti earthquake, what have billions in US aid bought?-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

January 15, 2014
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Four years after the Haiti earthquake, what have billions in US aid bought?-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — In the four years since Haiti’s disastrous earthquake, the United States has promised $3.6 billion in aid, at least $2.8 billion of which has already been spent. Has it helped? GlobalPost examined more than one dozen studies and audits to estimate how much of that money made it through US government...
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Of the 68 earthquakes worldwide in the past 24 hours, 55 have been on the North coast of Puerto Rico

January 13, 2014
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Of the 68 earthquakes worldwide in the past 24 hours, 55 have been on the North coast of Puerto Rico

It was 54 a second ago, but there is another one letting go right now…. We should all turn to the person beside us, and tell them how much they are appreciated. We just got a second chance, because if the tension of these 55 earthquakes let go in just two of three sets...
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4 Years Of Oklahomans Helping Haiti Through Mission Of Hope

January 13, 2014
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4 Years Of Oklahomans Helping Haiti Through Mission Of Hope

By Deanne Stein, News 9 – bio | email A little boy sits next to his house in a refugee camp for displaced people in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Friday, Jan. 10, 2014. Concrete homes, mission of hope is building (MOH photo credit) Warehouse housing food supplies (MOH photo credit) UNDATED - Sunday marks the 4th...
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Four years after quake, Haitians remember their dead, celebrate life

January 13, 2014
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Four years after quake, Haitians remember their dead, celebrate life

By Jacqueline Charles jcharles@MiamiHerald.com LÉOGANE, Haiti — They prayed underneath tarps held together with plastic pipes, sat on cinder blocks behind a destroyed Cathedral while giving praise to God and crowded the entrance of quake-damaged buildings as they broke into song. Four years after a cataclysmic 7.0 earthquake left more than 300,000 dead, an...
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GlobalPost’s continuing effort to answer an elusive, multi-billion-dollar question: “After Haiti’s devastating earthquake, where did the aid money go?”

January 13, 2014
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GlobalPost’s continuing effort to answer an elusive, multi-billion-dollar question: “After Haiti’s devastating earthquake, where did the aid money go?”

New hospital encourages doctors to stay as Haiti continues to rebuild Medical residencies at the Partners in Health hospital in Mirebalais are preparing the next generation of Haitian medical professionals. MIREBALAIS, Haiti — When Roosler Billy Telcide completed medical school in Port-au-Prince, his hopes for finding a residency to prepare him for a career...
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