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  1. Food Made at Appling County Canning Plant going to HaitiRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2016 | Baxley News-Banner

    By Helen Burkett Prencke For the past three years, a special group of women have travelled from Titusville, Florida to Appling County's Canning Plant to prepare hundreds of cans of chili and vegetable soup to ship to their missionary relatives in Jeremie, Haiti.

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  2. Cibao stops Jabloteh 1-0 to lift CFU Club crownRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | Trinidad Guardian

    Cibao FC's Danco Garcia,right, intercepts a ball to,Jabloteh's Nathan Lewis and during the finals of the Caribbean Club Championships at the Hasley Crawford Stadium. Cibao won 0-1 to be crowned CFU Club Champions 2017.

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  3. Why my faith compels me to support protective status for Haitians fleeing disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | The Gazette

    Aerial view of destroyed buildings near Jeremie on October 12, 2016, in western Haiti. Roughly 400,000 people are believed to live in the area around Jeremie, according to long-time Jeremie resident Betty Gebrian.

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  4. Six months after Hurricane Matthew, food, shelter still scarce in HaitiRead the original story

    Apr 12, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    Marguereuse poses in her home made of salvaged metal, wood and branches, in Fonds Rouge, a rural area of Jeremie, Haiti, on March 30, 2017. Every time it rains she and her family must take shelter in a nearby cave, after their home was seriously damaged by Hurricane Matthew in October 2016.

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  5. Scores of Haitians Huddle in Caves 6 Months After HurricaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | Voice of America

    When rain clouds darken the skies over Jeremie, the government seat in Haiti's southwestern peninsula, Roland Despeines retreats to a mountain cave. There, he and scores of other Haitians have taken shelter from storms ever since October 4, when deadly Hurricane Matthew tore up their homes and upended their lives.

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  6. Hundreds of Haitians are found living in a tiny caveRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Tucked away in the mountains of southwest Haiti, a Florida charity discovered a group of 240 people living out of a dark cave for the past five months, on Wednesday. Members from charity Food For The Poor happened across the families who were joyfully singing hymns despite their living conditions, as the team was scouting for land that would help feed the region of Grand'Anse.

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  7. Boston bus driver and former mayor in Haiti sued for human rights abuses in U.S. courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    A boy stands on top of the hillside of town of Jeremie, Haiti, which is located in the same Grand' Anse region as the town of Les Irois. The town's former mayor, Jean Morose Viliena, who now lives in the Boston-area, is being sued in U.S. federal court for human rights abuses.

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  8. Haiti: Community Radio Stations Back On The Airwaves In Hurricane-Affected AreasRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    When Hurricane Matthew ripped through Haiti in October 2016, many communities struggled to recover amid torrential rains, blocked routes and the interruption of radio stations and telephone networks. In addition to humanitarian assistance, people were desperate for something else: access to accurate, useful information.

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  9. Topeka-based Global Missions Ministries collects items to send to hurricane victims in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2017 | The Capital-Journal

    A Topeka-based ministry is seeking donations of items ranging from bedding to beans for victims of Hurricane Matthew, which devastated Haiti this past fall. The Rev.

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  10. Disasters in Americas show challenge of meeting global risk reduction targets - " senior UN OfficialRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2017 | United Nations

    ... devastation to Haiti, including 546 deaths and losses estimated at $2.78 billion. Clean up underway in Jeremie, Haiti, on Thursday 6 October 2016 following the passage of Hurricane Matthew on 4 October 2016. Photo: Logan Abassi/MINUSTAH "Disaster ...

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  11. UNICEF USAVoice: In Haiti, An 8-Year-Old Orphan Is Trying To Heal From Hurricane MatthewRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2017 | Forbes.com

    UNICEF USA videographer Michelle Marrion was on vacation in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, when Hurricane Matthew swept across the island , devastating the country's southern coast and claiming nearly 1,000 lives. Two months later, Michelle returned to help document UNICEF Haiti's relief efforts.

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  12. UN calls for support to Haiti recovery plan as country loses $2.7 billion in Hurricane MatthewRead the original story

    Mar 6, 2017 | United Nations

    Hurricane Matthew made landfall in Haiti causing widespread damage in the western cities of Les Cayes and Jeremie. Photo: UN/MINUSTAH/Logan Abassi 6 March 2017 – The United Nations office dedicated to disaster risk reduction today called for urgent support to improve disaster risk management in Haiti, following a damage assessment that shows the country lost $2.7 billion, or 32 per cent of gross domestic product , as a result of Hurricane Matthew six months ago.

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  13. Madam Papa brings awareness to "sugar babies" in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    The catchy song with the frenetic beat airs the dirty secret that everyone knows but no one talks about: "The brother is shacking up with mademoiselle but mademoiselle leaves him and takes an old man." At 4:53 p.m. Jan. 12, 2010, Haiti suffered its worst natural disaster.

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  14. Bringing Haitian orphan to US is music to his ears -Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | Xenia Daily Gazette

    Thirty-three Cedarville University students are currently focused on one goal - to raise $15,000 for the "Jeremie Project" that will help bring a Haitian orphan to the United States so he can receive an education. The Haitian orphan, abandoned on the streets as a baby, now lives in an orphanage.

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  15. Wife of Guy Philippe confirms it was her husband's voice on viral videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    Natalie Philippe, wife of Guy Philippe, confirming that it was her husband's voice from inside a Miami federal detention lockup in a recording that went viral recently. At 4:53 p.m. Jan. 12, 2010, Haiti suffered its worst natural disaster.

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  16. Inauguration of new Haiti President Jovenel MoiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    A Coast Guard helicopter crew hoisted seven boaters from a disabled sailing vessel Monday approximately 14 miles west of Anse-Rouge, Haiti. The boaters were safely transferred ashore in Great Inagua.

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  17. Haiti: UN and partners launch two-year aid plan aimed at saving lives, building resilienceRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2017 | United Nations

    MINUSTAH peacekeepers provide security at a WFP distribution point in Jeremie, Haiti, which was severely impacted by Hurricane Matthew on Tuesday 4 October 2016. Photo: UN/MINUSTAH/Logan Abassi 7 February 2017 – The United Nations together with relief organizations in Haiti have launched a two-year, $291 million response plan to reach more than 2.4 million people across the island that was struck by a devastating hurricane last October.

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  18. Three months after Hurricane Matthew, 1.5 million Haitians face hungerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Caribbean News Now!

    MINUSTAH peacekeepers provide security at a WFP distribution point in Jeremie, Haiti, which was severely impacted by Hurricane Matthew on Tuesday 4 October 2016. Photo: UN/MINUSTAH/Logan Abassi PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti -- While the number of Haitians facing hunger in areas hardest hit by Hurricane Matthew has declined steadily in the three months since the deadly storm ripped through the tiny island nation, more than 1.5 million people nevertheless remain food insecure, the United Nations said on Wednesday.

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  19. Three months after Hurricane Matthew, 1.5 million Haitians face hunger - " UN agencies reportRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2017 | United Nations

    MINUSTAH peacekeepers provide security at a WFP distribution point in Jeremie, Haiti, which was severely impacted by Hurricane Matthew on Tuesday 4 October 2016. Photo: UN/MINUSTAH/Logan Abassi 18 January 2017 – While the number of Haitians facing hunger in areas hardest hit by Hurricane Matthew has declined steadily in the three months since the deadly storm ripped through the tiny island nation, more than 1.5 million people nevertheless remain food insecure, the United Nations said today.

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  20. kate-bartowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | WTEN-TV Albany

    Haitians are taking to the streets after the United States extradited a man who was just elected there on years old drug charges. Kate Bartow has been documenting her days in hiding in the Haitian city of Jeremie on a blog while her family back here in the Capital Region prays for her safety.

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