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U.N. Admits To Role In Haiti's Cholera Epidemic

Top officials at the United Nations are acknowledging, for the first time, that their organization played a role in a cholera epidemic that broke out in Haiti in 2010. The disease swept through the country as it was recovering from a catastrophic earthquake, just as the staff of the Kojo Nnamdi Show arrived to report on the disaster.

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The Challenges Of Delivering Aid In Haiti

In the wake of a devastating earthquake in Haiti five years ago, the American Red Cross raised half a billion dollars in aid. But delivering assistance with that money has posed challenges - a recent investigation by Pro Publica and NPR found that the funds have done little to create permanent housing. We connect with a Red Cross point person about the challenges they've faced in Haiti and the work the organization continues to do to provide relief there.

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Haiti After the Quake

It's not been half a decade since an earthquake devastated Haiti. In the immediate aftermath of the 2010 disaster, county countries and organizations rushed to Haiti's aid. We explore what happened with that effort, now that so much of the world is no longer looking.