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Seasonal rains bring rise in cholera cases in Haiti

Unfortunately, this article is dated this week… The months-long rainy season is just beginning in Haiti, boosting the number of cases of cholera just as critical sanitation services are in limbo. Cholera is waterborne and often spreads through sewage, making … Continue reading

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Students Use Invention to Help Haitians Get Clean Water

Water purification system bound for Haiti. Photo courtesy of Gulliver Preparatory School    When Kyle Kurzner was a high school student at Gulliver Preparatory School in Miami, a speaker visited his class to describe Haiti’s desperate conditions after a series of … Continue reading

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