Posts Tagged Cholera

Haiti Hospitals Receive Sandy Relief

On Saturday, Direct Relief International distributed a five-pallet hurricane module to its longtime partner Visitation Hospital in Petite Riviere de Nippes in […]

Hurricane Sandy: Fighting the Spread of Cholera in Haiti

While Direct Relief USA reaches out to clinics on the East Coast, we continue to assess and respond to needs in Haiti […]

Hurricane Sandy Floods Hospitals in Haiti

Staff and partners in Haiti are reporting heavy rains, winds, and flooding as a result of Hurricane Sandy, which has reached Category […]

Haiti’s Cholera Epidemic Update

Today the NY Times ran an article about Haiti’s cholera epidemic, a disease that’s spread through fecal contamination of water. Before Haiti’s devastating earthquake on January […]

Responding to Spike in Haiti Cholera Cases

On the one-year anniversary of the cholera outbreak in Haiti, U.N. deputy special envoy Dr. Paul Farmer has declared the country’s cholera […]

Delivering Urgently Needed Medical Aid to Fight Cholera Outbreak in Haiti

Santa Barbara, CA, (October 22, 2010)—Direct Relief International is delivering urgently needed medical aid to its partners in Haiti responding to the […]