Jason Beaubien

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Are COVID-19 Vaccine Boosters Necessary?

Thursday, September 16, 2021

The FDA is set to rule on Pfizer boosters on Friday. Some scientists say they aren't needed for healthy people and the doses would more helpful for the unvaccinated in countries with limited supplies.

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The Daily Weight Of Water Weighs On The Poorest in Sierra Leone

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

For families living in Freetown's poor neighborhood of Dworzak, getting enough clean water is an everyday challenge. But local leaders are trying to find ways to improve the situation.

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The Earthquake Left Thousands Of Haitians Injured And Homeless. Many Still Need Aid

Friday, August 20, 2021

Nearly a week after an earthquake that has left more than 2,000 people dead, Haiti is still reeling and aid groups are struggling to respond.

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Haitians Who Have Lost Their Homes Are Living On A Muddy Soccer Field

Thursday, August 19, 2021

The soccer stadium in the Haitian seaside town of Les Cayes is now a tent city of people whose homes were damaged or destroyed by the earthquake. Aid continues to arrive, but slowly.

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At A Local Hospital In Haiti's Hard-Hit Southwest The Injured Continue To Arrive

Thursday, August 19, 2021

Relief supplies are reaching the quake zone, but slowly. Health care workers are exhausted, some at their jobs 24 hours a day as Haiti struggles to care for those affected by the 7.2 magnitude quake.

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The Haitian City Of Les Cayes Is Struggling To Recover After Earthquake

Wednesday, August 18, 2021

Les Cayes, a small city on Haiti's southwest coast, was one of the hardest-hit communities in last week's earthquake. Residents are still hoping more aid will arrive soon.

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Haiti's New Prime Minister Faces Challenges Brought On By Natural Disaster

Wednesday, August 18, 2021

Prime Minister Ariel Henry took office after the assassination of the country's president, and almost immediately faced the challenge of responding to a devastating earthquake.

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A Tropical Storm Is Adding To Haiti's Misery Following A Devastating Earthquake

Tuesday, August 17, 2021

Relief efforts in Haiti are being greatly hampered by the torrential rains of Tropical Storm Grace. And many people are sleeping outside because of a fear of aftershocks.

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The Death Toll From Haiti's Earthquake Rises Amid Fears Of Storm's Threat

Tuesday, August 17, 2021

Tropical Depression Grace is adding to the misery of the earthquake zone in Haiti, where doctors are scarce and efforts continue to find survivors of Saturday's quake.

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The Earthquake In Haiti Left More Injuries Than The Country's Doctors Can Handle

Monday, August 16, 2021

Rescue efforts continue in the southwest of Haiti, the country hardest-hit by last weekend's earthquake. A shortage of physicians is inhibiting efforts to treat the injured.

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Saturday's Earthquake Creates Another Hardship For Haitians To Deal With

Monday, August 16, 2021

Just as Haiti was beginning to emerge from the shock of the brutal presidential assassination, the nation has been thrust into another crisis: an earthquake that has killed nearly 1,300 people.

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The Death Toll Rises Above 700 In Haiti Earthquake Aftermath

Sunday, August 15, 2021

The search for people continues after yesterday's 7.2 magnitude earthquake. Thousands of houses have been damaged or destroyed, as well as schools, hospitals and churches.

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The World Health Organization Calls For A Pause On COVID Vaccine Boosters

Thursday, August 05, 2021

COVID-19 vaccination rates remain perilously low around the world. The WHO has called for a moratorium on booster shots until every country can immunize at least 10% of its population.

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Why WHO Is Calling For A Moratorium On COVID Vaccine Boosters

Wednesday, August 04, 2021

The director general is asking for a halt for at least two months. His hope is to use all available doses to vaccinate 10% of the population in every country by the end of September.

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WHO Calls For Pause On Booster Shots Until More Nations Get Their First Vaccines

Wednesday, August 04, 2021

The World Health Organization is calling for a moratorium on COVID-19 vaccination booster shots until more people in low-income nations gets access to their first doses of the vaccine.

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A Bright Spot Amid Haiti's Woes: Its 1st Mass Rollout Of COVID Vaccines

Tuesday, August 03, 2021

Haiti received its first shipment of doses in July, just days after the assassination of President Jovenel Moïse — and amid rising violence, poverty and the hurricane season.

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Sunday On The Beach With Sierra Leonean Soccer Players

Sunday, July 25, 2021

"Our beach is a God-given thing," exclaims one Sierra Leonean. "We have to make use of it!" That means walking, working out ... and lots of soccer in the sand.

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Haiti's Slain President Presided Over The Collapse Of Security In His Country

Tuesday, July 20, 2021

With gangs controlling the most destitute areas of the capital, Port-au-Prince, Haitians say the country's greatest need is safety. Many blame Jovenel Moïse for the collapse of law and order.

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Haitians Hope Assassination Case Will Help Rebuild The Country's Justice System

Sunday, July 18, 2021

Even as the investigation into the assassination of Haitian President Jovenel Moise continues, crime and impunity run rampant.

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Lack Of Security Is The Central Issue Among Haitians After President's Assassination

Saturday, July 17, 2021

As the investigation into the assassination of President Jovenel Moise continues, Haitians hope for a semblance of safety and normalcy in their lives, which has been absent for years.

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