7.2 magnitude earthquake in Haiti

Saturday morning, August 14, a 7.2 magnitude earthquake struck about 150 km west of the capital Port-au-Prince in Haiti. At a depth of 10 km according to the U.S. Geological Survey, this earthquake is bigger and shallower than the magnitude 7 earthquake that struck Haiti 11 years ago. The quake has left at least 1,900 people dead and injured another 5,700. It destroyed more than 60,000 homes and damaged another 76,000.

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Hygiene essentials to Afghan refugees

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Hurricane Ida makes landfall – HHI responds

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August 31, 2021 – Early on August 31, Heart to Heart International deployed its Mobile Medical Unit and advance team of medical and logistics personnel to respond to the damage caused by Hurricane Ida. The team has tetanus vaccines, medications, medical supplies and hygiene kits to help people who have been impacted by this storm.... 

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