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Haiti Aid

New Damage Estimate Shows Haiti Needs More Help

Tim Taliaferro | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Tim Taliaferro

The earthquake in Haiti and its subsequent aftermath may have passed from our collective consciousness -- but the need to help the ravaged country has never been more dire.

8 Of 10 Missionaries To Be Freed, Says Haiti Judge

AP | FRANK BAJAK | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Eight American missionaries were freed from a Haitian jail and left for Miami Wednesday, nearly three weeks after being ...

Haiti: One Month Later by the Numbers

Martha St Jean | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Martha St Jean

One month later in Port-au-Prince: How many more people will die? How many more building will collapse? How many still have hope?

An Appeal From the Field in Haiti

Eric Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Eric Klein

During my organization's month in Haiti, we have distributed over 150,000 gallons of clean drinking water and impacted tens of thousands of lives. We need your help to keep this going.

A Hospital in Haiti--Day 3

James S. Gordon | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
James S. Gordon

There are six rows of cots, perhaps twenty cots in each. Children lie on them. White bandages capping the stumps left after amputations are visible. S...

Organization Helps Anyone Send A Tent To Haiti

HuffPost | Victoria Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

As the rainy season quickly approaches in Haiti, hundreds of thousands are still in need of waterproof shelter. Haiti's president has asked for 200,...

Global Health Diplomacy and the Muslim World: How Haiti Will Heal Us

Qanta Ahmed, MD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Qanta Ahmed, MD

Collaborative work is emblematic of the increasingly important field of global health diplomacy and the Muslim world has an enormous role to play in this new conversation.

Psychological Hope and Healing for Haiti--Day 1

James S. Gordon | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
James S. Gordon

Arrival in Port-au-Prince There is a weight to the air; we begin to feel it at the border where we enter from the Dominical Republic. We can smell it...

7 days in Jiamani

Dr. Nitin Puri | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Dr. Nitin Puri

When I close my eyes and I remember the week I spent in Haiti, I can only hope that the lessons I learned will help people in the future.

Help Haiti Rethink and Reconfigure

Luis Alberto Moreno | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Luis Alberto Moreno

The list of Haiti's needs is long and the time to move from the planning phase to execution is growing short. Let's listen to Haiti's leaders, coordinate our responsibilities and get to work.

Haiti Judge Bernard Saint-Vil Says Detained American Missionaries Should Be Released

AP | FRANK BAJAK | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — The 10 U.S. missionaries charged with kidnapping for trying to take a busload of children out of Haiti should be release...

We Need An Emergency Boss

Steven Van Zandt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Steven Van Zandt

Let's stop making the same mistakes over and over. Let the wealthier countries and corporations of the world fund an Emergency Organization. With one person responsible for running it.

Haitian Children Enter U.S. Schools, Work To Rebuild Lives

AP | CHRISTINE ARMARIO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

MIRAMAR, Fla. — Some of the children arrived with no school records at all, some with only the clothes on their backs. A few still bear scrapes ...

Donated Circus Tents To House Haiti Government

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Thanks to a generous Nevada real estate developer, Cirque du Soleil tents are en route to Haiti to serve as a temporary headquarters for Port-au-Princ...

Haiti Numbers - 27 Days After Quake

Bill Quigley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Bill Quigley

890 million. Amount of international debt that Haiti owes creditors. Finance ministers from developing countries announced they will forgive $290 mi...

Haiti Recovery Efforts Still Coming Up Short

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Despite the hard work and good intentions of thousands bringing help to Haiti, recovery efforts are still falling short, The Washington Post reports. ...

UN Slams Haitian Hospitals For Charging Patients

AP | FRANK BAJAK | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Fourteen-month-old Abigail Charlot survived Haiti's cataclysmic earthquake but not its miserable aftermath. Brought into...

The Classic Crime in Haiti

Jorge Hernandez | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jorge Hernandez

Classic Crime, a Seattle-based band, inspired by a previous trip to Port-au-Prince are working hard to draw attention and raise money for Haiti with their music.

Garcon And Vilma: Opponents On The Field, United For Haiti When The Game Ends

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Indianapolis Colts wide receiver Pierre Garcon and New Orleans Saints linebacker Jonathan Vilma are both of Haitians, and despite facing off against e...

Lap Dances For Haiti? Ohio Strip Club To Donate To Relief Efforts

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Marilyn's On Monroe, a nude dance club in downtown Toledo, Ohio, is raising money to send to the Haiti relief efforts, CNN reports, though they're not...

Texas Couple Sells All For Haiti Relief

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Haitian-born Orlando Alexis left the country more than 40 years ago to pursue a better life with family in America. Years later, he reunited with his ...

Haiti Aid Groups Collaborate To Save More Lives

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Along with an unprecedented number of injuries and amputations following Haiti's Jan. 12 earthquake, aid groups are demonstrating an uncommon effort a...

Two Americans Killed In Haiti Aid Chopper Crash

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic — Two Florida men contributing to aid efforts in Haiti were killed when their helicopter crashed into a mounta...

There's Real Hope From Haiti -- And It's Not What You'd Expect

Johann Hari | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Johann Hari

When people are living so close to the edge, even small increases in prices can break them. Whenever I report from the developing world, the IMF tracts of anti-development lie like wounds across the land.

26 Orphans Escape Harm In Earthquake, All Get Adopted

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

The 26 orphans of Haiti's Angel House were lucky to escape the Jan. 12 earthquake entirely unharmed. But thanks to some quick thinking by orphanage ad...