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Remarks by Ambassador Sison at the U.S. Embassy ceremony to commemorate the 2010 Earthquake and Colleagues Lost

Remarks by Ambassador Sison at the U.S. Embassy ceremony to commemorate the 2010 Earthquake and Colleagues Lost January 10, 2020 Thank you, Father Rick, for that beautiful benediction. Colleagues, implementing partners, friends: Today, we begin the solemn remembrance of that fateful day, on January 12, 2010 when the earth shook, and the Haitian people suffered ...
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U.S. Embassy Statement: The 10th Anniversary of the Haiti Earthquake

Today we join Haitians and their partners around the world in honoring the thousands of lives lost and forever altered by the devastating earthquake of January 12, 2010. We remember, with awe and gratitude, the extraordinary efforts of Haitians during relief, recovery, and rebuilding.  We remember how in the most difficult of circumstances, Haitians put ...
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STATEMENT BY USAID ADMINISTRATOR MARK GREEN TO COMMEMORATE THE 10-YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF THE EARTHQUAKE IN HAÏTI

For Immediate Release Sunday, January 12, 2020 Today, as we mark ten years since the devastating earthquake that hit the country on January 12, 2010, the United States sends our condolences to the people of the Republic of Haïti and commends their enduring commitment to building a stronger nation. We remember the hundreds of thousands ...
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USAID Assistant Administrator for Latin America and the Caribbean John Barsa Travels to Haiti

U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Assistant Administrator for Latin America and the Caribbean John Barsa will travel to Haiti from January 11 to January 15, 2020. During his trip, Assistant Administrator Barsa will represent USAID at official ceremonies commemorating the ten-year anniversary of the devastating earthquake that struck the country on January 12, 2010. ...
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