Earthquake/CHOLERA

Articles and image gallery from the 2010 earthquakes in Haiti

Chikungunya cases surge in Dominican Republic, Haiti

June 4, 2014
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Chikungunya cases surge in Dominican Republic, Haiti

Chikungunya infections in Caribbean countries spiked last week, led by quickly growing numbers mainly in the Latin parts of the region, according to the latest update from the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO). Also two new countries—Barbados and Chile—are investigating their first suspected or confirmed imported cases, according to media and infectious disease reporting...
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In Haiti, UNICEF handed out millions without proper oversight, report says

June 4, 2014
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In Haiti, UNICEF handed out millions without proper oversight, report says

In this file photo, a UNICEF staffer supervises the unloading of a planeload of aid at the Port-au-Prince airport. FOX NEWS Even while it was sending out urgent appeals for funds to help poor people in Haiti, the local office of UNICEF was handing out tens of millions of dollars to local partners without proper...
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Sur le radar Chikungunya, le virus qui frappe les Antilles

June 1, 2014
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Sur le radar Chikungunya, le virus qui frappe les Antilles

(Reuters)Les hôpitaux des Antilles et des Caraïbes sont débordés par un virus en rapide propagation à travers les îles. Des milliers de personnes souffrent de maux de tête, de fièvre et de douleurs intenses aux jointures. C’est à un point tel que certaines victimes peuvent à peine marcher ou utiliser leurs mains… La maladie...
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PREVAL REFUSED OFFER OF CHOLERA VACCINE – NOW PROVIDED BY MARTELLY- THOUSANDS DIED NEEDLESSLY

May 30, 2014
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PREVAL REFUSED OFFER OF CHOLERA VACCINE – NOW PROVIDED BY MARTELLY- THOUSANDS DIED NEEDLESSLY

Cholera vaccine offered to President Preval – Refused by Preval and Dr Larsen Minister of Health on basis that if peasants received vaccine they would do nothing to clean up Haiti. 20,000 – not 8500- died as a result, murdered through indifference of Preval team. Now Martelly has provided vaccine. Better late than never...
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$2.5M to equip in solar energy Hospital La Providence in Gonaïves

May 26, 2014
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$2.5M to equip in solar energy Hospital La Providence in Gonaïves

Covering an area of ​​10,380 m2 and a capacity of 200 beds, the new Hospital will have for vocationcare for mothers and children. It will include among others: 4 hospitalization blocks, 1 surgical block, maternity, intensive care unit, particularly for newborns, an emergency department, a laboratory and a pharmacy, among others… The inauguration of...
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Haiti Gets $45 Million Tourism Development Grant From World Bank

May 26, 2014
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Haiti Gets $45 Million Tourism Development Grant From World Bank

Above: Haiti’s National History Park By the Caribbean Journal staff The World Bank’s Board of Directors has approved a $45 million grant to develop tourism in Haiti. The grant from the International Development Association aims to improve access, conservation and management at the World Heritage Site of Haiti’s National History Park and the historic...
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Palm Beach County man diagnosed with chikungunya

May 23, 2014
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Palm Beach County man diagnosed with chikungunya

A 66-year-old man became the first person in Palm Beach County — and the fourth in Florida — to come down with chikungunya fever after contracting the mosquito-borne virus in the Caribbean, the county Health Department announced Wednesday. The unidentified man began feeling ill on May 15, shortly after returning home from a trip...
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Haiti’s Michel Martelly Visits Cuba to Reinforce Cooperation

May 22, 2014
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Haiti’s Michel Martelly Visits Cuba to Reinforce Cooperation

Tamaño letra: HAVANA, Cuba, May 20 (acn) Haiti’s President Michel Martelly traveled on Monday to Cuba to talk collaboration relations with government authorities, the announcement was made by the head of state on his twitter account. According to PL news agency, Martelly wrote on twitter that he had left Haiti Monday morning for Havana...
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Bill, Hillary and the Haiti Debacle by Mary O’Grady

May 22, 2014
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Bill, Hillary and the Haiti Debacle by Mary O’Grady

Former US President Bill Clinton and US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton attend the grand opening ceremony of the new Caracol Industrial Park in Caracol, Haiti on October 22, 2012. Agence France-Presse/Getty Images Haitians are upset by the reconstruction effort managed by the Clintons. Wall Street Journal,  May 18, 2014:  —The news website Tout...
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Haiti earthquake recovery a debacle under management of Mr. and Mrs. Clinton-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

May 22, 2014
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Haiti earthquake recovery a debacle under management of Mr. and Mrs. Clinton-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Any examination of Hillary Clinton’s qualifications for president should include close study of the Interim Haiti Recovery Commission (IHRC), set up to raise money and Haiti recover from its devastating 7.0 earthquake four years ago. IHRC is headed by Bill Clinton and initially functioned during the period his wife was Secretary of State, running...
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