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Country Finance Director, Haiti

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Mission: To improve the health and development of Haitian children, particularly those vulnerable to malnutrition, so that they may in turn raise Haiti from poverty. Principles: 1. Empowering mothers and other caregivers through community-based health and nutrition education using locally available resources and employing Haitian supervisors. 2. Providing direct health care, including therapeutic rehabilitation for severely malnourished children, mobile medical clinics, and maternal and newborn health care. 3. Supporting health-related community development programs, such as increasing access to safe water to prevent diarrhea ...
On various occasions, it has experienced political violence throughout its history. Most recently, in February 2004, an armed rebellion forced the resignation and exile of President Jean-Bertrand Aristide , and a provisional government took control with security provided by the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH). Rene Preval , the current president, was elected in the Haitian general election, 2006 . On January 12, 2010, a 7.0 magnitude earthquake struck Haiti and devastated the capital city, Port-au-Prince . Reportedly more than 150,000 people were killed and buried later in mass graves, although the exact ...
Poverty News Blog: Guest Voices: Haitians must take matters into ...
a story about needs to happen in Haiti now that it is six months after the earthquake. This post was written by Elke Leidel who Concern's Country Director for Haiti. It was a hot afternoon on Jan. 12, the day that marked the beginning of the toughest, most agonizing stretch of my professional career. Fast forward to today, the six-month point after the quake. The UN and an army of aid agencies have provided emergency shelter—in the form of tents and tarpaulins—to 354,573 households, which actually accounts for more than 1.7 million people. Survivors are scattered across 1,100 camps, their shelter being ... market research, surveys and trends | Blog | Deputy Country Director ...
Mercy Corps has deployed a team of emergency response experts to Haiti after a powerful 7.0- magnitude earthquake rocked the nation on January 12. Estimates are that 150,000 people have died, while as many as 3 million are affected. Mercy Corps strategy will be four-fold 1) Building the confidence of target communities and local government by using emergency response activities as an entry point for longer term programming; 2) Supporting local initiatives through building the capacity of local partners to become leaders in innovative means to address the root causes of social, financial and environmental poverty in Haiti; 3) ... market research, surveys and trends


2010 mars : Urgence et Soutien pour Haïti
 An internal Obama administration assessment concludes that the U.S. government has provided $4 billion in aid to Haiti since 1990 but « struggled to demonstrate lasting impact, » according to a summary of the review, which has not been publicly released.  On Wednesday, at an international donor conference, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton is expected to outline U.S. plans to spend an additional $1 billion or so to rebuild the earthquake-devastated nation.  This time, U.S. officials say, they will do things differently.  The most dramatic change is an effort to build up Haiti’s fragile ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Donors pledge billions for Haiti aid | Reuters
(Reuters) - International donors on Wednesday pledged $5.3 billion to Haiti, exceeding expectations in a worldwide drive to rebuild the country after January's shattering earthquake. Ban told reporters at the end of a one-day donors conference at U.N. headquarters that the pledges were "far beyond expectations." The world body had hoped to raise $3.9 billion at the conference to help the impoverished Caribbean nation over the next two years. Some 120 countries also made a total longer-term commitment of some $9 billion, a figure that includes the $5.3 billion in shorter term aid. "This is the down payment ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
99ers letter gets delivered to the White House Part 2: The Letter
[Keep informed - subscribe to the San Diego Unemployment Examiner today. It is free - just press the + on the above subscribe link] In my last article,  99ers letter gets delivered to the White House Part 1: The Cover Outline , I revealed the text of the cover outline summary which accompanied the following letter. The letter was written by several of the 99ers and was edited into this final form by one coauthor, Cindy Paoletti. And the letter reads: Request for Executive Action to provide Financial Assistance to the Long Term Unemployed Exhaustees President Obama: The American citizens realize that you inherited a ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
Sunday Talking Heads: July 11, 2010
The business for today is economics, jobs and immigration.  The pleasure is Ferenc Cakó’s sand animation, Vivaldi’s Four Seasons Summer. Washington Journal: 7:45am – Gov. Joe Manchin (D-WV), National Governors Association, Vice Chairman.  8:30am – Ali Allawi , Former Iraqi Minister of Trade, Defense & Finance.  9am – Leslie Sanchez , Resurgent Republic, Board Member. ABC’s This Week: White House Senior Adviser David Axelrod .  Then immigration with Rep. Brian Bilbray (R-CA) and Rep. Luis Gutierrez (D-IL).  Roundtable : Ruth Marcus of the Washington Post, The National Review’s ... market trends, news research and surveys resources


UNAIDS Second Independent Evaluation 2002-2008: Country Visit to ...
Jun 22, 2009 ... 2.8 At the time of the evaluation Haiti was receiving funding of ...... Finance. Director of. Budgeting. Mbaye. Amadou. UNAIDS. Country ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
Bahamas, The
Religions: Baptist (35%), Roman Catholic, Anglican, Evangelical Protestants, Methodist, Church of God, Rastafarian, traditional African. Language: English (official); Creole. Education (2003): Years compulsory --through age 16. Attendance --92%. Literacy --95.5%. Health (2009 est.): Infant mortality rate --17.6/1,000. Life expectancy --73.15 years. Work force (2008): 191,595; majority employed in the tourism, government, and financial services sectors. Government Type: Constitutional parliamentary democracy. Independence: July 10, 1973. Branches: Executive --Queen Elizabeth II (head of state), governor general (representative of ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
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Overview: The Laboratory Advisor will work as part of the Clinton Health Access Initiative (CHAI) Papua New Guinea team to provide overall direction in strengthening HIV/AIDS related laboratory services and other laboratory systems. In ... [more] The primary focus of the Manager of PI position is to lead and support UWMNC organizational improvement initiatives including: PI initiatives, LEAN events, patient medical home initiatives, and other initiatives. The work ... [more] Responsible for managing, monitoring, and business planning, facilities management, capital project implementation, contracts and agreements, and ...
what horrific catastrophe destroyed the haiti presidential palace?
Major buildings including offices, hotels and shops collapsed when a massive earthquake hit Haiti's capital, burying hundreds, possibly thousands of people beneath rubble, an aid worker with a US charity said. "The whole city is in darkness, you have thousands of people sitting in the streets, with nowhere to go," Rachmani Domersant, an operations manager with Food for the Poor, told Reuters from Port-au-Prince. "I've seen seven to eight buildings, from office buildings to hotels and shopping stores, collapsed ... I think hundreds of casualties would be a serious understatement," he added. ...
Who was the first performer at Hope for Haiti? Before Stevie ...
Who was the first performer for Hope for Haiti? I missed like 20 minutes and the first person I saw was Stevie Wonder. Did anyone come before him? Alicia keys and Coldplay and I believe Bruce Springsteen all came on in the beginning. Asker's Rating: Asker's Comment: Thanks :) I missed Alicia, Coldplay (my favorite band ever D: ) AND Halle Berry. I was like "This stinks" XD There are currently no comments for this question. * You must be logged into Answers to add comments. Sign in or Register . Here's a recap so far.... 'Hope For Haiti Now: A Global Benefit For Earthquake Relief' Posted 1 hr ...