cholera

UN Launches $2.27 Billion Appeal to Stem Cholera Epidemic in Haiti

By | Wed, 12/12/2012 - 12:47

The United Nations has launched a $2.27 billion appeal in order to stop the cholera epidemic in Haiti.

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon

U.N.'s Ban Launches Bid to Stamp Out Cholera in Haiti

By | Wed, 12/12/2012 - 09:23

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon launched a $2.2 billion initiative to stamp out cholera over the next decade in impoverished Haiti.

Haiti

Changing Views in Haiti to Fight Elephantiasis

By | Tue, 10/02/2012 - 09:46

In a country where people first consult voodoo practitioners for treatment, Haiti has come a long way to accepting modern medicine to eliminate the dreaded disease elephantiasis.

Haiti

UN: Haiti Struggling to Cope With Cholera as Aid Withdrawn

By | Sat, 09/01/2012 - 09:58

U.N. chief Ban Ki-moon warned on Friday that Haiti was struggling to cope with a cholera epidemic that has killed thousands.