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Haiti’s Cholera outbreak peak a month off

Wednesday, 24 November 2010, 4:15 pm | United Nations Children's Fund

UNICEF and its 70 partners are now fully mobilised against what is clearly one of the major outbreaks of cholera in recent history. Haiti’s cholera outbreak is unlikely to peak until late December. Meanwhile, everything is being done to reduce the death ... More >>

Haiti cholera outbreak may reach 200,000

Wednesday, 17 November 2010, 1:05 pm | United Nations Children's Fund

17th November 2010: UNICEF is mobilizing all its staff and resources in an effort to stem the spread of cholera in Haiti, and warned today that with 50 per cent of the population under 18 years, large numbers of children are affected. More >>