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Haiti: Cholera & Elections

HAITI, Land of Freedom notes that several human rights groups have expressed concerns about the country's upcoming elections in the midst of the cholera epidemic.

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  • […] cholera epidemic was not just a health issue. It affected the country's elections and began to have an impact on international relations, as the tide turned against the United […]

  • […] any Haiti ity dia tsy mijanona amin'ny resaka fahasalamana fotsiny ihany. Fa mahatratra ny fifidianana eo amin'ny firenena mihitsy koa ary manomboka misy fiantraikany eo amin'ny fifandraisana […]

  • […] ハイチのコレラ流行は単なる健康問題にとどまらなかった。国政選挙に影響し、国連軍の駐留に反対する動きが優勢になったことから、国際関係にも波紋を投げかけ始めた。(コレラ発生の原因は、元をたどれば島に駐留する国連軍にあったのだ。)グローバル・ボイスのこの2010年11月の記事では、この状況を考察している。 The outbreak has turned into an epidemic, with the death toll rising every day. Haiti, already poorly equipped to deal with this level of public health threat, has been grappling more than usual to contain its spread in the aftermath of the January 12 earthquake – nearly a year later, people are still living in tent cities. […]

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