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The Broader View: Why communicating with disaster-struck communities matters

... low-cost solutions first. The response to the January 2010 earthquake in Haiti demonstrated that trying to introduce new technologies ...

Story (Top Stories) - civilif@un.org - 24/04/2013 - 2:24pm - 0 attachments

Haiti: Hundreds of thousands of people affected by Hurricane Sandy

... Tropical Storm Isaac, which hit in August 2012, and the 2010 earthquake. “The impact of the storm in Haiti is extremely ...

Story (Top Stories) - palanivelu@un.org - 02/11/2012 - 5:18pm - 0 attachments

DRC: The untold success story of polio

... many years, DRC was among the most affected countries. In 2010, 100 polio cases were tallied across the vast country; at the end of 2011, ...

Story (Top Stories) - cochranem@un.org - 10/09/2014 - 2:34pm - 0 attachments

Haiti: Late rainfall increases food insecurity

... rise of inflation rate on the local market since October 2010. Some low income families, whose purchasing power is declining, have been ...

Story (Top Stories) - unochaadmin - 06/07/2011 - 11:47pm - 0 attachments

Pakistan: Emergency fund helps rural women rebuild their lives

... belongings during Pakistan’s devastating floods in 2010. Their home was severely damaged and Perveen’s small handicrafts ... million houses in 78 of the 141 districts in Pakistan in 2010. The following year, torrential monsoon rains and severe flooding affected ...

Story (Top Stories) - palanivelu@un.org - 04/02/2013 - 2:59pm - 0 attachments