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UN Official Makes Rare Case For Compensation For Haiti Cholera Victims

AP | TRENTON DANIEL | Posted 10.08.2013 | Impact

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti -- PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — A United Nations official on Tuesday made a rare case for compensation for the thousands of Ha...

UN Won't Compensate Haiti Cholera Victims, Despite Blame For Outbreak

AP | EDITH M. LEDERER | Posted 02.22.2013 | Impact

UNITED NATIONS -- The United Nations rejected a claim for damages on behalf of more than 5,000 Haitian cholera victims and their families on Thursday,...

UN Launches $2.27 Billion Cholera Plan For Haiti But Needs Funds

AP | By ALEXANDRA OLSON | Posted 12.11.2012 | Impact

UNITED NATIONS -- U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon announced a $2.27 billion initiative Tuesday to help eradicate cholera in Haiti and the Dominican...

Staying Optimistic About UN Justice

Beatrice Lindstrom | Posted 12.19.2012 | World
Beatrice Lindstrom

My vision for a just world is one that the UN itself has inspired, and one that I believe the UN ultimately shares. But to reclaim its position as a credible force for human rights, the UN must first allow accountability to be a part of the conversation about ending cholera in Haiti.

Cholera In Haiti Slows But Could Surge

AP | BEN FOX | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

SAINT-MARC, Haiti — The cholera epidemic that has raged across this country is claiming fewer victims, with a sharp drop in new cases everywhere...

Cholera In Haiti: A Look From The Trenches

Erin N. Marcus, M.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Erin N. Marcus, M.D.

To learn more about the current health situation in Haiti, I recently spoke with Dr. Andre Vulcain, co-director of the Justinien Hospital family medicine residency training program in Cap Haitien.

UN Appeals For $164 Million To Combat Haiti Cholera

AP | FRANK JORDANS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

GENEVA — The United Nations asked for $164 million Friday to fight the cholera outbreak in Haiti that has already claimed 724 lives and is expec...

Experts: Did UN troops Infect Haiti?

AP | JONATHAN M. KATZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Researchers should determine whether United Nations peacekeepers were the source of a deadly outbreak of cholera in Haiti, t...

Haiti Photos Provide Shocking Glimpse Into Suffering

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The death toll from Haiti's cholera epidemic rose above 1000 this week with no signs of abatement. Now, haunting images of the suffering the nation is...