Earthquake/CHOLERA

Articles and image gallery from the 2010 earthquakes in Haiti

Day One: Unleashing Kids and Teachers in Haiti

September 7, 2013
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Day One: Unleashing Kids and Teachers in Haiti

by buildingaschool On August 29th I left Canada for Miami to catch a flight to Port au Prince, Haiti, to meet my son and a wonderful group of dedicated volunteers, each with distinct areas of expertise. Our plan was to work with teachers and school children in Haiti. In Miami I met up with...
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With post-quake aid under review, minister presses Haiti on rule of law

September 5, 2013
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With post-quake aid under review, minister presses Haiti on rule of law

KIM MACKRAEL OTTAWA — The Globe and Mail Canada’s International Development Minister is asking Haiti’s government to improve transparency and rule of law as Canada reviews its long-term funding plans for the Caribbean country. Christian Paradis travelled to Haiti last week to meet with government officials and see the results of Canadian aid more than three...
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International Haiti Says Team Got Military Training in Ecuador

September 5, 2013
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International Haiti Says Team Got Military Training in Ecuador

AP News:The Haitian government has welcomed home 41 engineers and technicians who underwent 10 months of military training in Ecuador. The team is intended to be part of a soon-to-be-created quasi-military force that Haitian officials want to monitor the country’s coasts and its border with the Dominican Republic, fight drug trafficking, raise environmental awareness...
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With less aid, a stronger Haiti will emerge -Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

September 5, 2013
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With less aid, a stronger Haiti will emerge -Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Tate Watkins Contributed to The Globe and Mail Earlier this year, Haitian filmmaker Raoul Peck released Fatal Assistance, a documentary that eviscerated the international response to the January, 2010, earthquake that struck his home country. The gist of Mr. Peck’s argument is that most of the $11-billion in pledged aid went to foreign contractors...
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Ottawa seeks to dial down post-quake aid to Haiti, documents show

September 5, 2013
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Ottawa seeks to dial down post-quake aid to Haiti, documents show

KIM MACKRAEL OTTAWA — The Globe and Mail Published Wednesday, Sep. 04 2013, 6:00 AM EDT The federal government is looking to significantly reduce the amount of aid it sends to Haiti, according to internal documents, saying it has fulfilled its post-earthquake commitments to a country that has long played a key role in Canada’s development...
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Helping Haiti to Rebuild After the 2010 Port-au-Prince Earthquake

September 5, 2013
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Helping Haiti to Rebuild After the 2010 Port-au-Prince Earthquake

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Sept. 5, 2013) — A University of Kentucky College of Engineering professor and a graduate student visited Haiti over the summer to work on a project that will help engineers there develop more earthquake-resistant building designs. Michael Kalinski, associate professor of civil engineering, and Melinda Jean-Louis, a 2012 graduate of the college...
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Embry-Riddle students bring clean water to Haiti children

September 5, 2013
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Embry-Riddle students bring clean water to Haiti children

A girl named Tracy from the Ryan Epps Home for Children in Haiti gets a drink of clean water from a water purification system designed and installed by Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University students. Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University photos By Deborah Circelli deborah.circelli@news-jrnl.com Published: Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 7:58 p.m. Last Modified: Wednesday, September 4, 2013...
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“5 à 7″ à l’Ambassade du Canada / “Happy Hour” at the Embassy of Canada

September 3, 2013
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“5 à 7″ à l’Ambassade du Canada / “Happy Hour” at the Embassy of Canada

FRANCAIS Cet été fut une période de grands changements à l’Ambassade du Canada. Parmis les vingt sept (27) membres du personnel canadien, treize (13) ont quitté définitivement. En raison de coupures administratives, trois postes ont été abolis. Donc, seulement dix (10) personnes viendront remplacer les treize (13) qui nous ont quitté. A l’occasion de “la rentrée”,...
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Evaluation Tour of President Martelly in Grand Anse

September 3, 2013
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Evaluation Tour of President Martelly in Grand Anse

Monday, in order to assess the infrastructure work undertaken across the country, the President Michel Martelly, accompanied, among others by, Thomas Jacques, Minister of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Rural Development, Ralph Théano, Minister delegate to the Prime Minister for Relations with Parliament, as well as some members of his Cabinet, the Head of State...
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LOOK AT THE PICTURE – DUMMIES!!! THAT’S WHAT IT’S ALL ABOUT – TEAMWORK!!!

September 3, 2013
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LOOK AT THE PICTURE  – DUMMIES!!! THAT’S   WHAT IT’S ALL ABOUT –   TEAMWORK!!!

WE SEEM TO BE LOSING FOCUS AS MARTELLY INSIDERS ATTEMPT GOVERNMENTAL SUICIDE BY CONTINUING EFFORT TO DESTROY PRIME MINISTER LAMOTHE WHEN HE IS ALL THAT IS REALLY JUSTIFYING SURVIVAL OF THE MARTELLY GOVERNMENT…. $$$ HAVE BEEN PAID TO CERTAIN DEPUTIES TO MAKE THIS HAPPEN -  EGOS ASIDE- WITHOUT LAMOTHE,  MARTELLY WILL BE TOAST WITHIN...
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