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  1. World Bank Water Project Benefits 50,000 Haitian Families

    23 Apr 2018- 10:04 by Local Press Report PORT AU PRINCE Devdiscourse Five communes in the southern department will benefit from rehabilitation works and extension of potable water infrastructure, which aim to increase access to vital liquid and improve sa ...

    Local Press Report - 04/23/2018 - 10:04

  2. Oxfam Haiti Rapes: British Executive Resigns

    12 Feb 2018- 10:22 by OOSKAnews Info LONDON, UK BBC, London Oxfam's deputy chief executive has resigned over the handling of a sex scandal involving aid workers. The charity is accused of concealing the findings of an inquiry into claims staff used p ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 02/12/2018 - 10:30

  3. UN Touts Anti-Cholera Initiative in Haiti

    27 Apr 2017- 06:52 by Local Press Report PORT-AU-PRINCE United Nations News Centre Since 2010, the cholera epidemic in Haiti has directly affected 805,000 people and taken the lives of more than 9,480 [official figures as of 11 March 2017]. The UN-backed ...

    Local Press Report - 05/01/2017 - 12:40

  4. UN Agencies Launch Cholera Vaccination Campaign in Matthew-Hit Parts of Haiti

    11 Nov 2016- 08:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK, NY, United States UN agencies including the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), the World Health Organization (WHO) and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) this week launched a cholera v ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/11/2016 - 08:15

  5. Ancient Cholera Strain Likely Present In Haiti Since Colonial Times: Study

    3 Nov 2016- 13:14 by Local Press Report PORT-AU-PRINCE Tech Times A recent study from researchers at University of Florida's Emerging Pathogens Institute has it that a non-virulent Vibrio cholerae O1 strain could be present in Haitian aquatic environ ...

    Local Press Report - 11/03/2016 - 13:14

  6. Reins at the UN: Guterres

    7 Oct 2016- 11:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK, NY, United States Antonio Guterres, former head of the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR), has been confirmed as the next UN Secretary General by the UN Security Council. The UN Gener ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/07/2016 - 11:46

  7. UN to Donate $181 million USD to Haiti for Cholera Epidemic Relief

    3 Oct 2016- 09:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK, NY, United States The United Nations announced on September 29th that it will donate $181 million USD to help Haiti deal with the country’s continuing cholera epidemic, and will provide an equal amoun ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/03/2016 - 10:15

  8. UNGA: More on Climate and Disease

    28 Sep 2016- 10:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK, NY, United States Government representatives from a number of developing and least developed countries have spoken at the General Assembly of the United Nations about challenges related to water. A n ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/28/2016 - 10:15

  9. Haiti Cholera Victims Protest Against UN

    15 Sep 2016- 08:26 by Local Press Report PORT-AU-PRINCE Jamaica Observer Around 100 Haitian cholera victims protested Monday in front of the presidential palace demanding that the Government obtain damages from the United Nations, whose peacekeepers are b ...

    Local Press Report - 09/15/2016 - 08:26

  10. Haiti Cholera Surges Again as Funding Vanishes

    13 Sep 2016- 10:07 by Local Press Report PORT-AU-PRINCE Fox News U.N.-led foreign funding has dried up for Haiti's fight against cholera, thought to have been introduced by Nepali peacekeepers, has triggered a reduction in prevention and treatment se ...

    Local Press Report - 09/13/2016 - 10:07

  11. Funding for Cholera Effort Key for Development in Haiti: UNICEF

    23 Aug 2016- 11:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti Funding to prevent the spread of cholera in Haiti is crucial to development in the country, Marc Vincent, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) Representative for Haiti, said last w ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/23/2016 - 11:46

  12. Ban Ki-Moon Acknowledges UN Role in Haiti Cholera, Agency Maintains Position of Legal Immunity

    18 Aug 2016- 10:01 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK, NY, United States The office of UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon this week acknowledged for the first time that the United Nations played a role in Haiti’s cholera outbreak, and that a “significant n ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/18/2016 - 10:07

  13. UN Suppressed Internal Report on Haiti Cholera Scandal

    12 Aug 2016- 05:39 by Local Press Report NEW YORK, NY Fox News While the United Nations touted its efforts in Haiti aimed at ending the world’s worst modern cholera epidemic-- a calamity many experts assert the U.N. itself caused-- U.N. peacekeepers were ...

    Local Press Report - 08/12/2016 - 09:47

  14. Rapid Response Mechanism Key for Eliminating Cholera in Haiti: UN

    12 Jul 2016- 09:56 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti A rapid response mechanism is crucial to eliminating cholera in Haiti-- but funding for the response is running out, warned Mourad Wahba, Deputy Special Representative for the UN Stabiliz ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/15/2016 - 11:47

  15. US Lawmakers Urge Kerry to Pressure UN on Haiti Cholera Response

    30 Jun 2016- 09:31 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON, DC New York Times Angry over a six-year cholera epidemic in Haiti traced to infected United Nations peacekeepers, 158 members of Congress asked Secretary of State John Kerry on Wednesday to pressure the ...

    Local Press Report - 06/30/2016 - 09:31

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