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News Haiti » Health: Haiti - Health : All about health services in Haiti

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Publication date: onday 08 January 2018

As part of its commitments of transparency and accountability, the Unit of Studies and Programming (UEP) of the Ministry of Public Health and Population (MSPP) published at the end of 2017 the 6th Edition of its annual health statistics publication (2016).

News Haiti » Health: The Reality of Haiti

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Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

January 12 th was the eighth anniversary of the 2010 earthquake that killed as many as 300,000 people in Haiti. Hurricanes, earthquakes, and health crises have weakened the country’s infrastructure. But Haiti is not weak. Haiti is not damaged or devalued.

News Haiti » Health: Watch: Miami’s Favorite Haitian Restaurant Started From a Health Food Cart

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Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

The colors are brighter and the smells are stronger as you approach Naomi’s Garden — a Haitian restaurant on the border of Miami’s Little Haiti neighborhood ... which actually got its start as a short-lived health food trailer before becoming ...

News Haiti » Health: iciHaiti - Health : First Forum on Digital Health in Haiti

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Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

A delegation from the Lorquet Foundation for a New Haiti (FOLONHA) participated in the Center for Reading and Cultural Animation of Saint-Marc, to the the first communal forum on digital health in Haiti, supported by the Lorquet Foundation and the Esther ...

News Haiti » Health: To save lives, Haiti should focus on primary care more than hospitals, report says

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Publication date: uesday 27 June 2017

When Canada unveiled a new hospital in Haiti’s Artibonite Valley nearly three years ago, its ambassador described the $30 million facility as “Canada`s commitment to improving access to quality maternal, neonatal and child health care.” But La ...

News Haiti » Health: How traffickers exploit children in Haiti's orphanages

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Publication date: Sunday 19 November 2017

There are at least 30,000 children living in orphanages in Haiti. It is a staggering number for a country of 10 million people, but perhaps even more shocking, most of them are not orphans. The government estimates 80 percent of the children living in ...

News Haiti » Health: Health in Haiti: Lessons to Learn for National Public Health Week 2010

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Publication date: Wednesday 07 April 2010

A series of earthquakes have recently shaken the world, taking a traumatic toll on communities globally. More than half of the 130 cities worldwide with populations of over 1 million people are built on fault lines, making them susceptible to the ...

News Haiti » Health: One Year Later: The State of Health in Haiti

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Publication date: uesday 11 January 2011

The massive earthquake that shook the Haitian capital of Port-au-Prince to its core on January 12, 2010, was just the beginning of a very long and challenging year for the people of the Caribbean nation. Not only did the quake claim the lives of more than ...

News Haiti » Health: Haiti’s health minister named as new interim PM

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Publication date: Sunday 21 December 2014

Haitian Health Minister Florence Duperval Guillaume was named interim prime minister on Sunday to replace Laurent Lamothe, who resigned a week ago following several weeks of protests. The announcement is part of an effort to resolve a mounting political ...

News Haiti » Health: Haiti Earthquake Poses Health Crisis for Impoverished Nation

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Publication date: uesday 12 January 2010

The devastating earthquake in Haiti only adds to the humanitarian crisis in a ... the situation will become following Tuesday's 7.0 magnitude earthquake, but ABC News' senior health and medical editor Dr. Richard Besser said the rescue and recovery effort ...