Earthquake/CHOLERA

Articles and image gallery from the 2010 earthquakes in Haiti

Haiti Among the Safest Destinations in the Americas

January 4, 2013
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Haiti Among the Safest Destinations in the Americas

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Jan. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Haiti is one of the safest destinations; not just in the Caribbean, but throughout all the Americas. This is the general finding of recent studies on crime in the region which show that Haiti has the lowest rate of violent deaths in comparison to previous...
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KING MARTELLY NOW DICTATOR?RUMOR OR FACT?

January 4, 2013
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KING MARTELLY NOW DICTATOR?RUMOR OR FACT?

IN AN UNCONSTITUTIONAL MOVE KING MARTELLY PLANS TO REPLACE CABINET ON SUNDAY WITHOUT CONSULTING PRIME MINISTER LAMOTHE 1600: January 4, 2012 As we have been predicting, King Martelly, under pressure from Queen Sophia – American citizen – and Thierry Mayard-Paul – local idiot – plans to carry out a coup against his own government...
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Haiti stunned by Fantino plan to freeze aid

January 4, 2013
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Haiti stunned by Fantino plan to freeze aid

International Co-operation Minister Julian Fantino has stunned the biggest recipient of Canadian foreign aid, Haiti, by announcing via a newspaper interview that Ottawa has frozen new aid projects for the Caribbean nation. Mr. Fantino, the former Ontario provincial police chief who is six months into the job as the minister responsible for foreign aid,...
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QUEEN SOPHIA PAYS DEMONSTRATORS IN GONAIVES!!

January 2, 2013
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QUEEN SOPHIA PAYS DEMONSTRATORS IN GONAIVES!!

January 2, 2013 The annual national celebration in Gonaives was interrupted by paid agitators who chanted “Aba Lamothe”…. This prevented Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe from speaking. These people had been paid by Queen Sophia Martelly in some misconceived concept that sees the Laurent Lamothe Government collapse.  The people who took the money, and chanted...
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BLOCUS – HAITI RECOVERY DEAD IN THE WATER

January 2, 2013
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BLOCUS – HAITI RECOVERY DEAD IN THE WATER

On the eve of the third anniversary of the earthquake that devastated Haiti in January 2010, the country remains in a fragile state. Billions of dollars in aid and lofty promises to “build back better” have brought it only so far. A recent article by Deborah Sontag of The Times showed, in disheartening detail,...
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UN chief names special advisor for Haiti cholera

December 29, 2012
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UN chief names special advisor for Haiti cholera

MedicalExpress.com Ban Ki-Moon has appointed Paul Farmer, a doctor and professor at Harvard Medical School, to “help galvanize support for the elimination of cholera in Haiti,” the United Nations said in a statement. He will also be charged with advising “on lessons learned” from the epidemic and “how those can be applied in Haiti...
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Two hospitals in Haiti tell very different stories-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

December 28, 2012
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Two hospitals in Haiti tell very different stories-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Mirebalais’ new world-class facility contrasts sharply with Port-au-Prince’s crumbling General Hospital. Jean Pharés JérômeDecember 28, 2012 06:15 MIREBALAIS, Haiti — Under the leadership of the American NGO Partners In Health, led by Dr. Paul Farmer, the largest post-earthquake health project has finally materialized: the construction of the University Hospital of Mirebalais (HUM). The Haitian...
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Allentown, Cetronia donate ambulances to Haiti

December 28, 2012
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Allentown, Cetronia donate ambulances to Haiti

The equipment will be taken to New York then shipped to the earthquake-ravaged country in the spring. By Emily Opilo, Of The Morning Call9:56 p.m. EST, December 27, 2012 Two retired ambulances from the Lehigh Valley have been donated to a city in Haiti to assist with medical treatment in a region damaged by...
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Haiti Launches Humanitarian Action Plan-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

December 28, 2012
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Haiti Launches Humanitarian Action Plan-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Above: flooding during Hurricane Sandy (UN Photo/Logan Abassi) By the Caribbean Journal staff Haiti’s government and the country’s international humanitarian partners have launched the Humanitarian Action Plan for 2013, which seeks to meet critical humanitarian needs for the country. The plan has identified a core of critical areas, including growing food insecurity concerns, the...
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Still waiting in Haiti-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

December 28, 2012
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Still waiting in Haiti-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Almost three years after Haiti’s devastating earthquake, more than a third of a million Haitians are still living in tent cities. This shocking failure illustrates the limitations of the international aid system. Humanity is pretty good at pitching in with disaster relief in emergencies — in getting medicine, food and water to people who...
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