# haiti - Sunday 16 October, 2016
“This is a country that we have access to. There is no war, no bombs dropping and no excuses. The appeal must be met.”
Families with destroyed homes and shattered livelihoods waited and prayed for help. Food and clean water were scarce to nonexistent.
# haiti - Wednesday 12 October, 2016
The hurricane has now claimed 34 lives in the US as well over 500 lives in
Haiti. # haiti - Saturday 8 October, 2016
Footage from the hardest-hit towns shows a ruined landscape with roofs blown away and downed trees everywhere.
# haiti - Friday 7 October, 2016
The US is now bracing itself for Hurricane Matthew, with states of emergencies declared in a number of places.
# haiti - Wednesday 5 October, 2016
The death toll is expected to rise as the storm pummels the Bahamas on its way to the US.
# haiti - Tuesday 4 October, 2016
In nearby Jamaica, officials said the army and military reserves were called up to help deal with hurricane damage.
# haiti - Saturday 6 February, 2016
He was a popstar called Sweet Micky before his election.
# haiti - Saturday 27 June, 2015
‘Grave concern’ for Irish citizens in Tunisia, Gay Pride and the heatwave we won’t be having.
# haiti - Thursday 11 June, 2015
About a third of alleged sexual abuse involves minors under 18.
# haiti - Saturday 16 May, 2015
‘Clinton Cash’, a book by conservative Peter Schweizer, claimed that Bill Clinton had been paid for speeches in Ireland.
# haiti - Friday 10 April, 2015
About a dozen people managed to swim to safety after the accident.
# haiti - Monday 12 January, 2015
The poorest country in the western hemisphere was brought to its knees in 2010, but now it has other threats to deal with amid the efforts to rebuild.
More than 220,000 people lost their lives in the disaster.
# haiti - Friday 18 July, 2014
Records released today from Bill’s years in the White House concern the August 1998 bombings of US embassies in Kenya and Tanzania.
# haiti - Wednesday 4 December, 2013
The business magazine’s annual list shows Ireland moving up six places. The UK is in 12th place this year. Germany is 24th.
# haiti - Wednesday 6 November, 2013
Since arriving on Monday Gleeson has visited a number of the facilities supported by GOAL.
# haiti - Tuesday 5 November, 2013
The young actor’s uncle worked with GOAL in the 1980s and 1990s.
# haiti - Saturday 12 January, 2013
The recovery from the 2010 earthquake has slowed but there are strong grounds for optimism, says Concern Worldwide Regional Director, Bríd Kennedy.
# haiti - Tuesday 30 October, 2012
Cuba’s government has been asked to help victims of Hurricane Sandy by suspending duties on imports of basic necessities such as food and medicine.
# haiti - Sunday 28 October, 2012
Joe O’Shea’s book throws light on the lesser-known bad boys of Irish antiquity, including one Kilkenny man who captured 12,000 slaves and launched 40 cross-Atlantic slave voyages in the early 18th century.
# haiti - Friday 26 October, 2012
Hurricane Sandy raged through the Bahamas today after leaving 38 people dead across the Caribbean.
# haiti - Tuesday 9 October, 2012
# haiti - Monday 27 August, 2012
It is seven years – almost to the day – since Hurrican Katrina devastated the same area in 2005.
# haiti - Sunday 26 August, 2012
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Storm continues to make its way towards the US coast after bringing heavy winds, rains and flooding to
Haiti, the Dominican Republic and Cuba. # haiti - Saturday 25 August, 2012
The Caribbean nation is still reeling from an earthquake over two years ago.
# haiti - Wednesday 6 June, 2012
It’s the first time the telecoms group has reached profits of this level. It operates across the Caribbean, Central America and the Pacific.
# haiti - Friday 11 May, 2012
The onset of the rainy season means an increase in cholera, but the country is not prepared for this, Médecins Sans Frontières has said.
# haiti - Thursday 12 April, 2012
All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as the few bits and pieces you might not have seen.
It’s rainy season on the earthquake-stricken island – and the charity warns that cholera cases are already on the up again.
# haiti - Saturday 25 February, 2012
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# haiti - Thursday 23 February, 2012
Minister of State Joe Costello says Ireland has paid €11.5 million of the €13 million pledged at the 2010 donor conference.
# haiti - Thursday 12 January, 2012
Plan Ireland’s report on
Haiti two years after earthquake reveals major challenges as other NGOs also note scale of work required for country to recover will need international investment.
Aid agencies are criticised for the slow place of recovery in
Haiti – but that criticism puzzles Tom Arnold of Concern. # haiti - Monday 2 January, 2012
Oxfam’s Caroline Gluck reports from the island nation still struggling to recover from the devastating impact of the 2010 earthquake.
# haiti - Sunday 25 December, 2011
Kilkenny man Richard Delaney will be dressing up as Santa this year – in an under-construction hospital in Port-au-Prince. He writes about his experiences.
# haiti - Sunday 9 October, 2011
Former US President Bill Clinton made the announcement today and said the fundraising week will take place from 21 – 28 January 2012.
# haiti - Sunday 18 September, 2011
Football philosophy, Usain Bolt’s eating habits and a history of grunting in tennis: everything you need to keep your Sunday ticking over.
# haiti - Monday 22 August, 2011
Hurricane Irene is making its way to Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic,
Haiti, and possibly Florida. Nearly 600,000 people in Haiti are still without shelter after last year’s earthquake.