HAITI EARTHQUAKE 2010

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  • HAITI EARTHQUAKE 2010
    • facts
      • 12/1/2010 at 5pm
      • 1500km from Miami
      • Located in the caribbean
      • poorest country in the western hemisphere
    • Effects
      • Ground shaking
      • Damage to buildings and infrastructure
      • homelessness and disease
      • long term injuries caused
    • short term responses
      • 100m pounds raised to support 1.2 million people by providing shelter, clean water, sanitation and medical consulations
      • search resuces (sniffer dogs and hhighheat sensitive)
      • temporary shelter from USA and Dominic Republic and UN
    • Long term responses
      • World Bank pledged 100m USD for supporting reconstruction and recovery programs
      • 200,000 people recieved cash and food for public work
      • damaged buildings were inspected and repaired

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