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UN in Haiti sees jump in cholera cases

Haiti is seeing a jump in the number of cholera cases as the Caribbean nation heads into the annual rainy season, a United Nations humanitarian agency said Tuesday. The U.N.’s Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs said in a monthly bulletin that the … Continue reading

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World Water Day 2012

Thursday is World Water Day. The event, a brainchild of the United Nations, was first celebrated nearly two decades ago and is meant to focus attention on the need for fresh water around the globe. Safe water isn’t available everywhere: … Continue reading

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