Subject: disasters

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Haiti: Two years after the quake, some change but the pace is slow

Caroline Gluck retraces her steps and finds that the challenges many people in Haiti faced in the wake of the 2010 earthquake continue to persist - as does their hope for change. ...

Pakistan: Four days old and the roof caves in

Rain discriminates against no-one - not even a child as young as four days! ...

East Africa: Mending a crack in the sky

Nicole Johnston on resilience, hope and dignity in Dadaab. ...

Video: Prepared for floods in Pakistan

On the one year anniversary of Pakistan's devastating floods, Caroline Gluck explains how Oxfam's work preparing people in Pakistan meant many more lives were saved last year than in similar...

Video: Kristin Davis gets behind our East Africa appeal

With large parts of East Africa facing the world's worst food crisis and Oxfam appealing for £50m (our largest ever appeal for Africa), Oxfam Ambassador Kristin Davis has been on the news seeking...

Giving Haitians control of their own water

In the camps where Oxfam works in Port-au-Prince, displaced people are beginning to pay for their own water. Coco McCabe reports. ...

Haiti: families long for land to call their own

Coco McCabe meets families hoping for land to make a new start after the January 2010 earthquake. ...

"I'm on my way": revitalising business in Haiti

Oxfam is helping to revitalise local markets in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, with a series of strategic small-business grants. ...

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