Getting water to Haitians affected by Hurricane Matthew

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Posted: Oct 28, 2016 5:04 PM
Getting water to Haitians affected by Hurricane Matthew

Many people in the southwestern peninsula of Haiti are in dire need of safe drinking water because Hurricane Matthew ruptured water pipes and contaminated many wells with sewage from latrines or ocean storm surge. Here are some of the international organizations working to help:

— Doctors Without Borders: http://www.doctorswithoutborders.org/country-region/haiti

— Water Mission: https://watermission.org/news/moving-with-urgency/

— Bomberos Unidos Sin Fronteras: http://www.busf.org/emergencias/?lang=en

— Heifer International: https://www.heifer.org/join-the-conversation/blog/2016/October/heifer-monitoring-hurricane-matthew.html

— UNICEF: http://www.unicef.org/media/media_92963.html