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Haiti aims to improve access to safe water, sanitation

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and his wife visits Los Palmas, Haiti.  UN Photo/Paulo Filgueiras

Cholera rates in Haiti are declining but weak water and sanitation problems are slowing down progress and allowing the epidemic and other waterborne diseases to persist, according to the UN Secretary-General. Mr Ban…

15 Jul 2014 / Listen /

92 per cent of displaced people leave camps in Haiti

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Ninety-two per cent of people who were living in camps following an earthquake which struck Haiti in January 2010…

4 Jul 2014 / Listen /

UN trains Haitians to re-build homes that will last

UN Photo/Logan Abassi

People in Haiti are being trained to build earthquake-resistant houses following the disaster that hit the country in 2010…

3 Jul 2014 / Listen /

Caribbean tourism "on the rebound"

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Caribbean tourism is on the rebound and moving forward –thanks to a turn-around of the economy in the United…

30 Jun 2014 / Listen /
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