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  1. Hurricane Sandy Death Toll Reaches 71 in the Caribbean; Haiti Faces “Major Crisis”

    Nearly a week after Hurricane Sandy hit the US East Coast, Haitian Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe issued a plea for more relief aid for the storm that caused 54 deaths and 20 injuries in his country, with 20 people still missing. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/05/2012 - 10:00

  2. Environmental Degradation Increases Disaster Risk

    Environmental degradation lowers a country’s ability to adapt to the risk of natural disasters, thereby increasing that risk, according to the 2nd edition of the World Risk Report, released last week. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/16/2013 - 05:14

  3. U.S. Water Partnership Launched With Commitments of Over $500 Million USD

    The US Water Partnership (USWP), originally announced by Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on World Water Day in March, officially launched on June 20 at the UN Conference on Sustainable Development, Rio+20, with over $500 million USD in financial commit ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/16/2013 - 05:14

  4. Spain Funds New Haiti Treatment Plant


    Local Press Report - 05/16/2013 - 05:14

  5. Rainy Season to Put 250,000 at Risk of Cholera in Haiti

    22 May 2012- 14:39 by Local Press Report PORT-AU-PRINCE AlertNet Up to 250,000 people are at risk from cholera during Haiti’s hurricane season, warns children’s charity Plan International. Aid workers for Plan are launching awareness campaigns in schools ...

    Local Press Report - 05/23/2013 - 22:27