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· June, 2010

Stories about Disaster from June, 2010

Haiti: MSM Coverage

Haiti: Five Months Later

Taiwan: Fly, Wen Gui Hospital, Fly!

Ukraine: Gorbachev and Chernobyl

Worldwide: The oil spills that don't make the news

The tragic oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico has the world's attention on the devastation that badly managed oil extraction can bring. However, in some places around the world,...

Bhutan: Handling Death In A Family

Haiti: Farmers fighting against Monsanto's seeds

Haiti: World Cup 2010

Brazil: Fire in Rio de Janeiro Mobilizes Online Campaign

One of the city’s postcards, the Lagoa neighborhood, was victim of a huge fire at Morro dos Cabritos, an area of Atlantic Rainforest. Soon a campaign against the release of...

Israel: Storing Water for Emergencies

Myanmar: Landslide Kills 46 People in Rakhine State

Remembering the 1969 Singapore great flood

Bangladesh: Save Dhaka Now

Jamaica, Barbados, U.S.A.: Unstoppable Spill?

Cuba, U.S.V.I.: Oil Spill Effects

Guatemala: Beauty Pageant Includes “Foot Bool” Float

Bangladesh: The Nimtoli Inferno

India: Bhopal Gas Tragedy Tweets

Kyrgyzstan: Provocateurs seen behind ethnic clashes

Clashes between the ethnic Kyrgyz and Uzbek population in the southern Kyrgyzstan have developed into large-scale violence. After three nights of shooting in the isolated conflict zone - the population...

Haiti: Profiting from Disaster?

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