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U.N. Committed To Helping Haiti Recover From 2010 Earthquake, Become More Resilient, Reports Success In Stanching Cholera Epidemic

U.N. News: U.N. committed to helping Haiti build better future, says Guterres, marking 10-year anniversary of devastating earthquake “On 12 January 2010, a 7.0 magnitude quake struck Haiti, devastating its capital, Port-au-Prince. … Marking the 10-year anniversary of the tragedy, Secretary General António Guterres renewed the commitment of the United…

National, Local Strategies Need To Improve Disaster Resilience In Haiti 10 Years After Earthquake, U.N. Special Representative Says

Thomson Reuters Foundation: OPINION: Ten years after earthquake, Haiti still vulnerable to disasters Mami Mizutori, U.N. special representative of the secretary general for disaster risk reduction “Haiti has had little reprieve from disasters in the past 10 years since 220,000 people perished on January 12, 2010 in an earthquake which…

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Al Jazeera: Rwanda’s front line health supporters (Santoshini, 12/12). The Economist: Tuberculosis kills more people than any other pathogenic illness (12/14). ET HealthWorld: On Universal Health Coverage Day, India pledges to keep the promise (12/12). Forbes: For Haiti, Victory Is in Sight in Fight Against Cholera (Buechner, 12/12). Homeland Preparedness…

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AP: Outdated, dangerous childbirth practices persist in Europe (Cheng, 12/12). Devex: More complex food production, distribution systems a hazard for food safety (Ravelo, 12/12). IOL: HIV-positive and depressed kids likely to have suicidal thoughts, study (Mtika, 12/12). IOL: Malawi’s HIV-positive teens’ mental health challenge (Mtika, 12/12). New Humanitarian: After floods,…

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ABC Science: Women in climate change hotspots face greater burdens when under environmental stress (Lyons, 11/26). AP: Red Cross reports new outbreak of dengue fever in Yemen (Lederer, 11/25). AP: U.N. launches campaign against gender violence targeting rape (Lederer, 11/25). BBC: Lassa fever ‘at risk’ Britons sent home from Sierra…

U.N. Migration Agency Provides Health Consultations In Yemen As WHO Warns Of Disease Outbreaks Amid Collapsing Health Care Systems

U.N. News: Over 1 million health consultations provided in Yemen in 2019: U.N. migration agency “Since the beginning of the year, the U.N. Migration Agency has carried out over one million health consultations for displaced and conflict-affected Yemenis and migrants struggling to reach the help they need, the organization announced…

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Associated Press: No training, no gloves: Zimbabwe’s desperate childbirths (Mutsaka, 11/18). Devex: Beyond recognition: Certifying quality maternal care in India (Espinosa et al., 11/18). DW: Children at risk of ‘new threats’ like climate change, warns UNICEF (11/18). Emirates News Agency: Fake news and anti-vaccine propaganda threaten public health: Former New…

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Al Jazeera: U.N. calls for action as Somalia floods affect 200,0000 children (11/6). The Atlantic: We Are Running Out of Air (Hamblin, 11/6). Devex: A unique maternal health program seeks to transform experience of childbirth (11/7). Devex: Q&A: ‘Manyata is not just about a checklist’: Experts weigh in on a…