# haiti - Today’s News
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# haiti - Monday 12 January, 2015
The poorest country in the western hemisphere was brought to its knees in 2010, but now it has other threats to deal with amid the efforts to rebuild.
More than 220,000 people lost their lives in the disaster.
# haiti - Friday 18 July, 2014
Records released today from Bill’s years in the White House concern the August 1998 bombings of US embassies in Kenya and Tanzania.
# haiti - Wednesday 4 December, 2013
The business magazine’s annual list shows Ireland moving up six places. The UK is in 12th place this year. Germany is 24th.
# haiti - Wednesday 6 November, 2013
Since arriving on Monday Gleeson has visited a number of the facilities supported by GOAL.
# haiti - Tuesday 5 November, 2013
The young actor’s uncle worked with GOAL in the 1980s and 1990s.
# haiti - Saturday 12 January, 2013
The recovery from the 2010 earthquake has slowed but there are strong grounds for optimism, says Concern Worldwide Regional Director, Bríd Kennedy.
# haiti - Tuesday 30 October, 2012
Cuba’s government has been asked to help victims of Hurricane Sandy by suspending duties on imports of basic necessities such as food and medicine.
# haiti - Sunday 28 October, 2012
Joe O’Shea’s book throws light on the lesser-known bad boys of Irish antiquity, including one Kilkenny man who captured 12,000 slaves and launched 40 cross-Atlantic slave voyages in the early 18th century.
# haiti - Friday 26 October, 2012
Hurricane Sandy raged through the Bahamas today after leaving 38 people dead across the Caribbean.
# haiti - Tuesday 9 October, 2012
Charity turns Twitter hashtag on its head – what’s your reaction to it?
# haiti - Monday 27 August, 2012
It is seven years – almost to the day – since Hurrican Katrina devastated the same area in 2005.
# haiti - Sunday 26 August, 2012
Storm continues to make its way towards the US coast after bringing heavy winds, rains and flooding to Haiti, the Dominican Republic and Cuba.
# haiti - Saturday 25 August, 2012
The Caribbean nation is still reeling from an earthquake over two years ago.
# haiti - Wednesday 6 June, 2012
It’s the first time the telecoms group has reached profits of this level. It operates across the Caribbean, Central America and the Pacific.
# haiti - Friday 11 May, 2012
The onset of the rainy season means an increase in cholera, but the country is not prepared for this, Médecins Sans Frontières has said.
# haiti - Thursday 12 April, 2012
All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as the few bits and pieces you might not have seen.
It’s rainy season on the earthquake-stricken island – and the charity warns that cholera cases are already on the up again.
# haiti - Saturday 25 February, 2012
Nine things you need to know by 9am…
# haiti - Thursday 23 February, 2012
Minister of State Joe Costello says Ireland has paid €11.5 million of the €13 million pledged at the 2010 donor conference.
# haiti - Thursday 12 January, 2012
Plan Ireland’s report on Haiti two years after earthquake reveals major challenges as other NGOs also note scale of work required for country to recover will need international investment.
Aid agencies are criticised for the slow place of recovery in Haiti – but that criticism puzzles Tom Arnold of Concern.
# haiti - Monday 2 January, 2012
Oxfam’s Caroline Gluck reports from the island nation still struggling to recover from the devastating impact of the 2010 earthquake.
# haiti - Sunday 25 December, 2011
Kilkenny man Richard Delaney will be dressing up as Santa this year – in an under-construction hospital in Port-au-Prince. He writes about his experiences.
# haiti - Sunday 9 October, 2011
Former US President Bill Clinton made the announcement today and said the fundraising week will take place from 21 – 28 January 2012.
# haiti - Sunday 18 September, 2011
Football philosophy, Usain Bolt’s eating habits and a history of grunting in tennis: everything you need to keep your Sunday ticking over.
# haiti - Monday 22 August, 2011
Hurricane Irene is making its way to Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, Haiti, and possibly Florida. Nearly 600,000 people in Haiti are still without shelter after last year’s earthquake.
# haiti - Sunday 14 August, 2011
The very best of the week’s writing from around the globe.
# haiti - Sunday 7 August, 2011
So the government is worried about Ireland’s international image? Try rebranding a country after earthquakes and cholera, writes Sarah O’Toole of Brand Haiti.
# haiti - Friday 5 August, 2011
The news comes after Tropical Storm Emily broke apart after dumping rain on Haiti and part of the Dominican Republic.
# haiti - Wednesday 3 August, 2011
The UN has put 11,500 troops on standby in Haiti, with the biggest threat to lives believed to be flooding following fatal mudslides in June.
# haiti - Tuesday 2 August, 2011
Haiti, still reeling from last year’s punishing earthquake, is prone to devastating floods.
# haiti - Saturday 30 July, 2011
This is the week that was, in pictures.
# haiti - Friday 8 July, 2011
This is the week that was, in pictures.
# haiti - Thursday 30 June, 2011
The disease has killed more than 5,500 people and sickened more than 363,000 others since it was discovered in October.
# haiti - Wednesday 8 June, 2011
Heavy rains have hammered southern Haiti for a full week, destroying homes and causing mudslides that have killed at least 13 people
# haiti - Tuesday 7 June, 2011
The young golfer joined in knitting, sketching and singing sessions with local children while visiting a school and health clinic in the earthquake-hit country.
# haiti - Tuesday 31 May, 2011
A draft report suggests that the official death roll was between 46,000 and 85,000 – less than the Haitian tally of 250,000.
Nine things you need to know by 9am: Air Accident Unit investigates incident in which a Ryanair plane plunged into a nose-dive; David Norris says quotes on paedophilia are “misleading” and Pippa Middleton to get a US TV Show.
# haiti - Saturday 14 May, 2011
In your Fix this evening: The palace is looking forward to the Queen’s visit but Sinn Féin most definitely is not; the woman who was decapitated in Tenerife yesterday is named; Haiti’s new president takes office; Dylan gets defensive; and Jedward goes global.