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Haiti: 'Earthquake tragedy can be turned into...says at launch of revised flash appeal for Haiti. Thank you for your patience, and I regret...Clinton (United Nations Special Envoy for Haiti): without exaggeration, your presence...
Haiti: World Vision concerned about 'secondary disaster...concerned that the upcoming hurricane season in Haiti could create a secondary disaster for Haitians and urges the Government of Haiti and the international community to include disaster...
Haiti’s current drought: An opportunity to...new Oxfam research report highlights how Haiti can build resilience to climate change. Marc...worst cholera crisis weren’t enough, Haiti now faces a serious food emergency as a...
Haiti: 'Building the foundations for long-term...Latin America and the Caribbean to visit Haiti Washington - The new World Bank Group Managing...America and the Caribbean Pamela Cox will visit Haiti next week to review progress made in the...
Haiti: Kids, families top agenda two years after...tribulations of the Adrien household –part of Haiti's 70 percent unemployed--, so he thinks...where the Adrien brothers attend classes. "Haiti is poor with lots of unemployed, but without...
International support for Haiti’s meteorological services proved critical...support for meteorological services in Haiti has proved to be a success story emerging...10 million is needed to strengthen Haiti’s National Meteorological Centre...
Haiti’s children and young people share their...Assessment conducted by the Government of Haiti with support from the UN, World Bank, EU...Children and young people’s voices in Haiti’s Post-Disaster Needs Assessment...
Spotlight: Climate risks in Haiti Date:11 Feb 2010 Source(s):International Research...and Society discuss some of the risks. Q: What is Haiti’s climate like? Tony Barnston: Haiti is a tropical island with daily temperatures that range...
Disaster experts share lessons for Haiti Date:03 Feb 2010 Source(s):World...of the human toll and economic losses in Haiti has yet to be established, many experts...out of that experience may come hope for Haiti, say World Bank experts who helped Aceh recover...
...International Donors’ Conference for Haiti Date:29 Mar 2010 Source(s):United...forthcoming conference "Towards a New Future in Haiti", which begins at Headquarters on Wednesday...United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH), noted that the upcoming...
...France proposes strategies for building Haiti’s future after earthquake Date:16...shattered by adversity and misfortune. Yet Haiti continues to rally against all odds, with amazing courage. And Haiti is not alone. The international community...
'The cause of the disaster in Haiti is social' - expert Date:03 Nov 2010...with him to ask him about the situation in Haiti. As an expert on urban planning and disaster...when you see the images coming in from Haiti? Allan Lavell: That this is a worst-case...
...interview feature: DRR and learning from Haiti Date:23 Apr 2013 Source(s):Nepal Risk...1) Can you describe your experience in Haiti when the earthquake struck? Well, I was deployed to Haiti 1 and a half months before the catastrophic...
...rebuilding for resilience - key findings for Haiti Date:26 Mar 2010 Source(s):United...Gables, Florida The devastation caused by Haiti’s January 12 earthquake underscores the...Conference towards a New Future for Haiti. These messages emerged from two days...
...not restoration should be the goal for Haiti' Date:29 Mar 2010 Source(s):United...displaced by the earthquake that devastated Haiti in January. They are crowded together in...compact to build what he calls "a new Haiti," a Haiti transformed. It is a mission...
WMO: 'Haiti needs meteorogical services as rains/hurricanes...for operational meteorological services in Haiti to prevent further disasters. The rainy...the country is prone to the capacity of Haiti to produce and disseminate weather information...
Where are the women in Haiti 's reconstruction? Date:07 Apr 2010...glaring in their absence from the March 31st Haiti International Donors' Conference held...billions of dollars were pledged to finance Haiti's reconstruction. Haiti's National...
Haiti damage and needs assessment: World Bank...help assess the impacts of the earthquake in Haiti. The initiative, called Operation GEO-CAN...will be carried out by the Government of Haiti with support from the World Bank, the United...
Haiti must emerge safer says UN Special Representative for...UNISDR press release: 2010/10 Six months on: Haiti and disaster risk reduction Reconstruction will take years but Haiti must emerge safer said Special Representative of the...
Haiti: UN Goodwill Ambassador Carl Lewis promotes...Lewis today concluded a two-day visit to Haiti to witness reforestation efforts aimed at...annual hurricane season begins. The trip to Haiti by Mr. Lewis, a Goodwill Ambassador for the...
UN development chief hails progress in Haiti two years after the quake Date:23 Mar 2012 Source(s):United Nations Development Programme - Haiti (UNDP - Haiti) Port-au-Prince — In her second visit to Haiti after...
...continues to deliver on its promises to Haiti Date:10 Jan 2012 Source(s):European...anniversary of the earthquake that struck Haiti, the European Commission launches today...earthquake were no less challenging – Haiti was affected by Hurricane Tomas and is...
Dara: Haiti one year on - a word from Ross Mountain...back a year later on the tragic events in Haiti, what have we learned? Typically after...plethora of evaluations. DARA itself visited Haiti in 2010 and will do so again in 2011. The...
Delegate, operations management - Haiti Note: This position is listed for reference...Cross Closing date:24 Mar 2010 Location:Haiti (Port-au-Prince) Job description In response to the January 12 earthquake in Haiti, the American Red Cross seeks an experienced...
...President urge increased investment in Haiti Date:22 Nov 2012 Source(s):Food and...Graziano da Silva pledged FAO's support to Haiti through interventions that address both...FAO head said. FAO and the government of Haiti are seeking $74 million over the next...
Oxfam: Reconstruction in Haiti 'what do we know from previous disasters...Oxfam - Great Britain (Oxfam GB) As the Haiti operation moves from rescue to reconstruction...Green discusses on the Oxfam blog. The Haiti operation is moving rapidly from rescue...
UN Radio: Poverty is behind Haiti's vulnerability to natural disasters...Earthquakes like the one that hit the capital of Haiti, are hard to predict, but that does not...UN Radio's Patrick Maigua in Geneva, Haiti should join them. Briceno: The major...
Haiti: Disasters fuel migration, diaspora fuels...Nairobi - With eight natural disasters in Haiti since 1994, January’s earthquake is likely...according to IRIN. The cost of rebuilding Haiti after the earthquake on 12 January, which...
...long-term measures to rebuild a safer Haiti Date:22 Jan 2010 Source(s):United...since two catastrophic earthquakes struck Haiti, leaving much of the Capital city Port-au-Prince and surroundings totally devastated. Haiti had no chance and could not have been prepared...
Haiti: Live TV and radio debate to discuss impacts of the 12 January quake...2010 Source(s):International Organization for Migration (IOM) Haiti - The government of Haiti, in partnership with IOM, the International Federation of the Red...
...Finance, HR and administration manager, Haiti Note: This position is listed for reference...Closing date:05 Sep 2014 Location:Haiti Job description The “Arbeiter-Samariter-Bund...Serbia, Bosnia, Kosovo, Indonesia, Haiti and Georgia as well as in several countries...
...UN alarmed at lack of global support for Haiti’s immediate agricultural needs Date...today at the lack of global support for Haiti's immediate agricultural needs, such as...devastating earthquake. “At a time when Haiti is facing a major food crisis we are alarmed...
Country representative - Haiti Note: This position is listed for reference purposes only. Applications...s):American Red Cross Closing date:24 Mar 2010 Location:Haiti (Haiti) Job description Summary In response to the January 12 earthquake...
UNICEF: A Haiti fit for its children and young people Date...international donor’s conference for Haiti at the United Nations, Save the Children...children’s issues maintain that providing Haiti’s youngest citizens with a strong voice...
...donation of $ 3 million for home repair in Haiti Date:12 Jul 2011 Source(s):Organization...three-million-dollar grant from the Clinton – Bush Haiti Fund and the Caterpillar Foundation in support of the Haiti Home Repair Program in the Haitian city of Léogâne...
The European Commission helps Haiti recover from Isaac Date:03 Sep 2012 Source...Commission is scaling up its assistance in Haiti to bring relief to the people most affected...20,000 families affected by Isaac in Haiti. Our experts' assessment after the storm...
Haiti wake-up call for earthquake preparedness...preparedness after the recent disaster in Haiti. “I beg Nepal not to wait for that terrifying...The more I read about what happened in Haiti, the more concerned I become,” Wendy...
...Are we capable of learning the lessons of Haiti?' Date:01 Feb 2012 Source(s):United...An insightful new report on the 2010 Haiti earthquake offers a scathing critique of...has much to learn from the response in Haiti where it has shown an ability to repeat...
Hurricane-ravaged Haiti set back in fight against poverty, warns...severe blow to efforts to combat poverty in Haiti, the top United Nations humanitarian...series of hurricanes and tropical storms, Haiti was particularly vulnerable to extreme weather...
Haiti: Group of ‘political champions’ pledges...heads and government ministers has visited Haiti to highlight the need for action to be taken...Humanitarian Chief Valerie Amos, who travelled to Haiti with the co-chairs of the Political Champions...
Haiti Reconstruction Fund: US$ 187 million for...livelihoods Date:01 Mar 2011 Source(s):Haiti Reconstruction Fund (HRF) Press Release...progress report Port-Au-Prince - Today, the Haiti Reconstruction Fund (HRF) Steering Committee...
Haiti earthquake: A catalyst for regional Caribbean...humanitarian assistance to earthquake ravaged Haiti. This was done during a visit to the Coordinating...Community’s (CARICOM) Response effort to Haiti. His discussions with CDEMA also centered...
Haiti faces long road to recovery - UK expert Date...has warned that it could be years before Haiti fully recovers from the effects of the earthquake...hemisphere in recent times, Dr Thomas said. "Haiti is one of the world's poorest countries...
...World Bank: Emphasizes strong support for Haiti’s efforts to overcome poverty Date...Zoellick emphasized his strong support for Haiti’s efforts to overcome poverty and recover...medium-term growth and development, drawing on Haiti’s own National Strategy for Growth and...
Haiti: UN official sees progress Date:18 Dec...Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator for Haiti, Peter de Clercq, has highlighted the...afford ignoring the humanitarian situation in Haiti.” Haiti is one of the most vulnerable...
...donors' conference towards a new future for Haiti Type:Meeting or Conference Date:31...Nations Office of the Special Envoy for Haiti Description The United States and the United...in cooperation with the Government of Haiti, and with the support of Brazil, Canada...
UNDP: Empowering Haiti to build a better future - disaster risk...the succession of natural catastrophes, Haiti's endemic poverty, the accelerated degradation...more effective environmental management in Haiti. In particular, the management of watershed...
Scientists return to Haiti to assess possibility of another major...Science Foundation (NSF) is returning to Haiti this week to investigate the cause of...the east or west of Port-au-Prince, Haiti's capital. Eric Calais, a Purdue University...
Haiti: New opportunities for Haiti and the Caribbean Community Date:12 Jul 2010 Source(s):Trinidad...can play role in providing technical and professional support to Haiti. In a report by Kristy Ramnarine in the Trinidad Express he said...
Haiti: UNDP appoints science advisor to lead DRR...the risks and damage from earthquakes in Haiti. Eric Calais, a professor of earth and...under its Disaster Risk Reduction Program in Haiti. "We are delighted to have Professor Calais...

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