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  1. Health Authorities Check Water Samples for Cholera

    15 Dec 2010- 13:35 by Local Press Report DOMINICAN REPUBLIC, SANTO DOMINGO The Associated Press Health authorities in the Dominican Republic are analyzing water samples from the area along the border with Haiti in an effort to find the source of cholera c ...

    Local Press Report - 01/13/2011 - 22:00

  2. Haiti Cholera Epidemic Could Reach 650,000 Cases in Next Six Months

    8 Dec 2010- 13:35 by OOSKAnews Correspondent new yorK, ny, united states T he World Health Organization (WHO) and the Pan-American Health Organization (PAHO) have now estimated a possible 650,000 cases of cholera in Haiti over the next six months. "C ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/22/2013 - 08:48

  3. Icelandic Water Holdings Sends Bottled Water to Haiti

    8 Dec 2010- 13:35 by Local Press Report HAITI, REYKJAVIK IceNews Icelandic Water Holdings sent 42 tons of bottled water to Haiti, which is in the grip of a cholera epidemic. It is the third shipment the Icelandic firm has sent to the country since the ear ...

    Local Press Report - 01/13/2011 - 22:00

  4. Poor Sanitation Main Cause of Cholera Spread in Haiti

    24 Nov 2010- 15:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent washington, dc, united states t-'oor sanitation in Haiti is the main reason cholera is spreading in the country, according to Tom Adams, the US State Department's Special Coordinator for Haiti. Contr ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/26/2013 - 16:00

  5. Chile Launches Cholera Awareness Campaign

    24 Nov 2010- 15:02 by Local Press Report CHILE, SANTIAGO Xinhua (China) The Chilean Health Ministry on November 18 announced a campaign to warn people over the possible spread of the cholera outbreak in Haiti. "Since we were informed about the outbre ...

    Local Press Report - 01/13/2011 - 15:00

  6. Haitian President Pleads for Calm After Cholera Death Toll Surpasses 1,000

    17 Nov 2010- 15:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HAITI, PORT-AU-PRINCE Haitian President Rene Preval on November 16 called for people to stop violent protests against UN peacekeepers in the northern city of Cap-Haitien, fearing the violence could be carried ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/23/2013 - 22:27

  7. Haiti Cholera Outbreak Has Not Reached Peak: WHO

    3 Nov 2010- 16:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HAITI, PORT-AU-PRINCE T he World Health Organization (WHO) last week warned that the cholera outbreak in Haiti has not yet reached its peak, and that the nation's capital city is at risk and should prepare ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/23/2013 - 22:27

  8. Haitian Government, NGOs Work to Combat Cholera Outbreak

    27 Oct 2010- 16:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HAITI, PORT-AU-PRINCE Haitian President Rene Preval last week confirmed an outbreak of cholera just north of Haiti's capital city, Port-au-Prince, that has killed more than 250 people, with another 3,000 ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/23/2013 - 22:27

  9. Water.org's Haitian Goal: Raise $2 Million USD in Two Years

    14 Sep 2010- 22:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent united states, KANSAS CITY, MO Water.org, a US-based non-profit focused on improving access to potable water and sanitation services in developing countries, has set a goal in Haiti of raising $2 million USD a ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/22/2013 - 08:48

  10. Oxfam Evaluates Waste-Disposal for Emergency Sanitation in Haiti

    10 Aug 2010- 20:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent HAITI, PORT-AU-PRINCE Oxfam is evaluating the use of biodegradable "Peepoo" bags in Haiti, the first time the specially-treated waste disposal bags have been used as an emergency sanitation option as ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/23/2013 - 22:27

  11. IRD Haiti Director Cites Tremendous Progress in Providing Potable Water, Sanitation

    20 Jul 2010- 20:20 by OOSKAnews Correspondent washington, dc, united states Six months after the devastating 7.0 magnitude earthquake destroyed most of Haiti's already limited water and sanitation services, Director of Haiti Programs for Internationa ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/26/2013 - 16:00

  12. AT&T Helps Fund Supply Project

    20 Jul 2010- 20:20 by Local Press Report HAITI, ATLANTA AT&T Inc. AT&T gave a $100,000 USD contribution to the National Organization for the Advancement of Haitians (NOAH) for a project to help ensure safe, sustainable water supply in remote locat ...

    Local Press Report - 01/13/2011 - 14:00

  13. Sanitation Should Be a Priority in Haiti: Red Cross

    14 Jul 2010- 16:02 by Local Press Report LONDON, HAITI British Red Cross A new report by the Red Cross calls on the international community to recognize sanitation as apriority in Haiti's post-earthquake reconstruction. The report — "From Sustai ...

    Local Press Report - 01/13/2011 - 14:00

  14. Mr. Rooter, 3M Help With Haiti's Water Sources

    23 Jun 2010- 16:02 by Local Press Report HAITI, TX, WACO Mr. Rooter Company Mr. Rooter Plumbing and 3M Purification Inc. teamed up to educate Haitians on how to safely use their water. The companies are also testing water sources, building water filters a ...

    Local Press Report - 01/13/2011 - 14:00

  15. No Substantial Repairs to Haiti Water, Sanitation Network Since Earthquake

    26 May 2010- 16:02 by OOSKAnews Correspondent washington, dc, united states Four months after the devastating 7.2 magnitude earthquake hit off the coast of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, there have been no substantial repairs to the water and sanitation systems, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/26/2013 - 16:00

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