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2014-03-05 10:49:02

New research from the University of Toronto shows that a little training can go a long way in a desperate situation. Carmen Logie, assistant professor in the Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, demonstrated that marginalized and displaced women in Leogane, Haiti, can measurably impact mental and sexual health behaviours in their village. Leogane was at the epicentre of a 2010 earthquake that displaced entire populations and led to the collapse of business, social and health...

2013-05-01 12:27:59

CORAL SPRINGS, Fla., May 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Boca Pharmacal, Inc., today announced that it successfully donated 18,814 bottles of prescription multivitamins to Haiti in conjunction with Christian Aid Ministries, a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that helps the needy throughout the world. Perhaps more importantly, the company has also been successful in seeing that the products are getting to where they are needed - in clinics and hospitals on the island. (Photo:...

2012-11-26 08:27:14

LEOGANE, Haiti, Nov. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and his wife, Rosalynn, join hundreds of volunteers from around the world to help build 100 homes in Leogane, Haiti, during the 29th annual Habitat for Humanity Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter Work Project. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121126/CL18262 ) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20050501/NYSU020LOGO ) Volunteers are helping to construct the homes throughout the course of this week in the...