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  1. Funding For Drinking Water Supply In Northern Haiti

    12 Dec 2018- 10:28 by OOSKAnews Info WASHINGTON DC, United States The Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) has approved a $125 Million USD grant for a drinking water supply system in Haiti’s north region. The project will include urban, periurban, and r ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 12/12/2018 - 10:28

  2. 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

  3. IDA Provides $50 Million Grant for Clean Water, Sanitation in Haiti

    31 May 2016- 10:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON,DC, United States The World Bank Board of Directors last week announced approval of a $50 million USD International Development Association (IDA) grant to increase access to clean water and sanitati ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/31/2016 - 10:15

  4. IADB Provides $42 Million for Natural Disaster Mitigation in Haiti

    18 Dec 2015- 08:56 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON, DC Antigua Observer The Inter-American Development Bank (IADB) announced on Wednesday that it is providing a US$42 million grant to Haiti to help improve natural disaster mitigation. Climate Development ...

    Local Press Report - 12/18/2015 - 08:56

  5. 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

  6. US Presidential Candidate Says UN Should Take Responsibility for Haiti Cholera Outbreak

    18 Aug 2015- 08:35 by Local Press Report WASHINGTON DC CNN Cholera in Haiti has now infected upward of 700,000 people, and has claimed the lives of nearly 10,000.The outbreak perplexed public health experts. Cholera had not been documented in Haiti in 100 ...

    Local Press Report - 08/18/2015 - 08:36

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. American Red Cross Under Scutiny Over Fate of $500 Million in Donations for Haiti

    4 Jun 2015- 11:54 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States The American Red Cross raised almost $500 million USD to help rebuild Haiti in the wake of the devastating January 2010 earthquake, yet little of that money has actually gone towar ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/04/2015 - 11:54

  10. World Bank Provides $50 Million to Fight Cholera in Haiti

    29 May 2015- 10:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States The World Bank on May 27th approved $50 million USD, in the form of an International Development Association (IDA) grant, to improve access to clean water and sanitation for some ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/29/2015 - 10:16

  11. Coalition Calls for More International Support to End Cholera on Hispaniola

    20 Mar 2015- 09:16 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States The Regional Coalition for Water and Sanitation to Eliminate Cholera in Hispaniola has called on the international community to step up efforts to end the epidemic in Haiti and th ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/20/2015 - 09:16

  12. World Bank Pledges $50 Million for Water, Sanitation in Haiti

    10 Oct 2014- 10:40 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States The World Bank on October 9th pledged to provide $50 million USD for water and sanitation initiative in Haiti that will reach some 2 million people living in cholera hot spots. Al ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/10/2014 - 10:40

  13. 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

  14. 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

  15. Full Implementation of Haiti’s Cholera Elimination Plan Would Improve Overall Health

    25 Oct 2013- 10:12 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON, DC, United States Full implementation of Haiti and the Dominican Republic’s recently announced 10-year plan to eliminate cholera from Hispaniola would not only tackle cholera but would also elimina ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/25/2013 - 10:12

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