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EU-Civil Protection Unit deployed in Haiti

The death toll from the 12 January 2010earthquake in Haiti stands at over 220,000 people. 1.3 million have been displaced by the earthquake.

United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) in Haiti

OCHA led the humanitarian response to Haiti’s devastating earthquake in January 2010, which killed 217,300 people and affected 2.1 million Haitians.

MINUSTAH - United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti

The United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) was established on 1 June 2004 after President Bertrand Aristide departed Haiti for exile in the aftermath of an armed conflict which sp

Haitian Civil Protection Agency (DPC)

The Directorate for Civil Protection (DPC) is an entity managed by the Ministry of Interior and Territorial Communities (MICT).

OpenStreetMap’s New Micro-Tasking Platform for Satellite Imagery Tracing

The Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team’s (HOT) response to Haiti remains one of the most remarkable examples of what’s possible when volunteers, open source software and open data intersec

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Wed, 07/09/2011 - 16:33

Haiti One Year On

Need to consider the follow-up activities on one-year on

Information technology opens new routes for emergency disaster relief – UN report

The vital role of new information technology in responding rapidly to sudden onset emergencies is highlighted in a new United Nations study released today, identifying best practice and lessons lea

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Publishing Date: 
Tue, 29/03/2011 - 10:13
latitude: 
18.9712
longitude: 
-72.2852

UN: Mobile Tech, Web Services to Aid in Disaster Relief

Traditional helpers in disaster relief, such as the U.N.

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Fri, 21/01/2011 - 11:03

Satellite Images from GeoEye and Google Earth- The Destruction in Port-au-Prince

The New York Times Interactive Feature covers the Destruction in Haiti, Then and Now. Satellite photos from GeoEye and Google show Port-au-Prince before and after the Jan.

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Publishing Date: 
Mon, 10/01/2011 - 12:10
latitude: 
18.5393
longitude: 
-72.3364

Tropical Cyclone in Haiti

Haiti plans for assistance to 500,000 people as Hurricane Tomas approaches.

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Name: 
Tropical Cyclone in Haiti
Region: 
Haiti
Occurance Date: 
31/10/2010
latitude: 
18.9712
longitude: 
-72.2852