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  1. Drought, Crop Losses Deal Heavy Blow to Haitian Economy: IMF

    16 Sep 2015- 08:36 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON, DC Public Finance International A drought and serious crop losses in Haiti have hit the country’s economy hard, the International Monetary Fund has concluded. Growth is forecast to be between 1% and 2% ...

    Local Press Report - 09/16/2015 - 08:36

  2. American Red Cross May Not Be Able to Account for Spending in Haiti

    23 Jul 2015- 10:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States The American Red Cross may not be able to account for how it spent the nearly half a billion dollars in donations it raised for humanitarian relief and rebuilding efforts in Haiti ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/23/2015 - 10:16

  3. American Red Cross Responds to Criticism of Its Work in Haiti

    8 Jun 2015- 10:38 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States The American Red Cross this week responded to a recent report that questioned its use of the $500 million USD in donations it raised to help rebuild Haiti in the wake of the devast ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/08/2015 - 10:39

  4. Drought Puts Three Haitian Districts at Risk for Food Crisis

    12 Feb 2015- 11:09 by Local Press Report PORT-AU-PRINCE Haiti Libre According to the latest analysis of the Integrated Framework for Food Security Classification (IPC) from 128.000 to 205.000 people in three departments (North West, South East and West) a ...

    Local Press Report - 02/12/2015 - 11:09

  5. Rights Group Calls for WASH Focus During Haiti Donors Conference

    9 Oct 2014- 10:23 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States The World Bank, international donors and the Haitian government were urged to include an emphasis on WASH in schools during a donors’ conference in Washington, DC this week aimed a ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/09/2014 - 10:23

  6. World Water Week: OOSKAnews Conversation With World Bank's Junaid Ahmad

    4 Sep 2014- 12:41 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden At Stockholm’s 24th World World Water Week, OOSKAnews CEO David Duncan spoke with Junaid Kamal Ahmad, Senior Director for the World Bank Group’s Global Water Practice, to discuss the interrela ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/05/2014 - 10:36

  7. PepsiCo, IADB Launch New Data Management Tool

    4 Sep 2014- 09:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent STOCKHOLM, Sweden US-based multinational food and beverage corporation PepsiCo announced during World Water Week in Stockholm that it has developed a new data management and modeling tool, Hydro-BID, in partner ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/04/2014 - 09:59

  8. Spanish Company to Install Wastewater Treatment Plant in Haiti

    27 May 2014- 09:53 by Local Press Report PORT-AU-PRINCE Haiti Libre Dinotec, a Spanish company of water engineering, located in Andalusia, will bring its technology to the people of Haiti, especially in the city of Jacmel, where it will supply, install an ...

    Local Press Report - 05/27/2014 - 09:53

  9. 2014 Environmental Performance Index Looks at Wastewater Treatment for the First Time

    31 Jan 2014- 10:03 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DAVOS, Switzerland The world has made some progress in terms of access to drinking water and sanitation, but is faring less well at wastewater treatment, according to the 2014 Environmental Performance Index ( ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/31/2014 - 10:03

  10. Worldwide Water Crisis Is About Distribution, Not Scarcity: Forum

    21 Nov 2013- 10:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States The water crisis that millions of people worldwide are currently facing is rarely about absolute water scarcity, but rather is an issue of economic scarcity resulting in problems ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/21/2013 - 10:17

  11. COP 19: Developing Countries Most at Risk from Climate Change’s Extreme Weather

    13 Nov 2013- 10:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WARSAW, Poland All 10 of the nations at highest risk due to extreme weather from 1993-2012 are developing countries, with Haiti topping the list because of last year’s Superstorm Sandy, which left 200,000 peop ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/13/2013 - 10:28

  12. Haitians File Lawsuit Against UN Over Cholera Outbreak

    10 Oct 2013- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK, NY, United States Human rights activists representing five Haitian families filed a lawsuit against the United Nations in New York federal court on October 9. The lawsuit claims the UN is responsible ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/10/2013 - 10:04

  13. Residents Warn of Water, Sanitation Crisis Along Dominican-Haitian Border

    14 Aug 2013- 10:17 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic Residents of the Dominican Republic’s border province of Montecristi are "desperate" for water, and their sanitation system is on the verge of collapse. In the provi ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/14/2013 - 10:17