Haiti

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Abuse by aid workers a 'larger scandal' than abuse in Catholic church, says expert

Abuse by aid workers a 'larger scandal' than abuse in Catholic church, says expert

Abuse by aid workers 'larger scandal' than abuse in Catholic church, says expert

A new report into aid workers sexually abusing women and children in developing countries found the charity sector didn't do enough to tackle the issue

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Brendan Cox has admitted being a sex pest, one of a spate of negative headlines to blight the charity sector

Aid sector must be fixed, not cut, says former UN worker

Aid sector must be fixed, not cut, says former UN worker

Andrew MacLeod says Oxfam, Brendan Cox and Justin Forsyth cases must not be conflated - but they highlight underlying problems

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Mark Goldring is facing MPs today

Oxfam grilling: 'We're going to find out who knew what, and when' says MP

It's judgement day for Mark Goldring, says MP grilling him in Parliament

Nigel Evans says today is 'judgement day' for Mark Goldring

Senior Oxfam officials to face grilling from MPs

Senior Oxfam officials face grilling from MPs

Senior Oxfam officials face grilling from MPs

Oxfam GB chief executive Mark Goldring will appear before the Commons International Development Committee

Monday, February 19, 2018

Monday, February 19, 2018

Oxfam investigation warned against 'problem staff' yet they continued to work

Oxfam investigation warned against 'problem staff' yet they continued to work

Oxfam investigation warned against 'problem staff' yet they continued to work

Many accused of abuse were still able to gain jobs in the aid sector

Friday, February 16, 2018

Friday, February 16, 2018

Oxfam International director announces plans to combat 'shameful' abuse

Oxfam International director announces plans to combat 'shameful' abuse

Oxfam International director announces plans to combat 'shameful' abuse

Executive director Winnie Byanyima has said damning sexual exploitation allegations are a 'stain' on the charity

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Thursday, February 15, 2018

International Development Secretary Penny Mordaunt to discuss Oxfam scandal with National Crime Agency

International Development Secretary Penny Mordaunt to discuss Oxfam scandal with National Crime Agency

Penny Mordaunt to discuss Oxfam sex scandal with National Crime Agency

Talks will be held on how sexual exploitation and abuse can be tackled

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Mark Goldring remains in his role as Oxfam chief executive

Oxfam scandal: Chief executive Mark Goldring must resign, says Priti Patel

Oxfam chief executive Mark Goldring must resign, says Priti Patel

Patel says Goldring's position is 'untenable' and ridicules suggestions that her attack on Oxam is driven by party politics

Minnie Driver resigns as Oxfam ambassador following Haiti sex scandal

Minnie Driver resigns as Oxfam ambassador following Haiti sex scandal

Minnie Driver resigns as Oxfam ambassador following Haiti sex scandal

Minnie Driver has said she is 'nothing short of horrified by the allegations against Oxfam International'

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

'Oxfam must be held to account, not given free pass like other charities', says Taxpayers' Alliance

'Oxfam must be held to account, not given free pass like other charities', says Taxpayers' Alliance

'Oxfam must be held to account, not given free pass'

Alex Wild, of the Taxpayers' Alliance, said we need action after Oxfam sex allegations

Oxfam continues to reel from the fall-out from a report in The Times last week

Oxfam crisis: Whistleblower claims Haiti allegations are just tip of iceberg

Oxfam whistleblower claims one in 10 staff affected by sex abuse

Helen Evans says she once heard three allegations in 24 hours - but bosses did nothing

Monday, February 12, 2018

Monday, February 12, 2018

Oxfam Haiti scandal: Former aid worker Andrew MacLeod says people need to go to jail

Oxfam Haiti scandal: Former aid worker Andrew MacLeod says people need to go to jail

Former aid worker says people need to go to jail after Oxfam sex scandal

MacLeod also says the UN has been covering up this issue for years

Oxfam remains mired in crisis following the Times sex abuse report

Oxfam faces government crisis talks over Haiti sex abuse scandal

Oxfam faces government crisis talks over Haiti sex abuse scandal

Oxfam denies cover-up, but Penny Mordaunt says charity will lose partnership status if they don't display 'moral leadership'

Friday, October 13, 2017

Friday, October 13, 2017

US baseball player smugglers ask for lenient prison sentences

Cuban baseball smugglers beg for lenient prison sentences

Cuban baseball smugglers beg for lenient prison sentences

Bartolo Hernandez and Julio Estrada smuggled Cuban players into the US with false documents

Monday, September 25, 2017

Monday, September 25, 2017

US east coast braced for high winds and waves from Hurricane Maria

US east coast braced for high winds and waves from Hurricane Maria

US east coast braced for high winds and waves from Hurricane Maria

The storm - now a category one hurricane - is expected to brush North Carolina on Wednesday

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Man admits 'horrific and violent' murder of wife and five children

Man admits 'horrific and violent' murder of wife and five children

Man admits 'horrific and violent' murder of wife and five children

Mesac Damas reportedly said at a hearing that he loves his wife and children the most out of anyone

Dr Leon Sealey-Huggins attempted to blame the destruction caused by Hurricane Irma on inequality

Julia baffled by guest who blames Hurricane Irma devastation on inequality

Julia baffled by guest who blames Hurricane Irma devastation on inequality

Leon Sealey-Huggins claims countries like Haiti would be able to protect themselves better if they were given a greater share of the world's resources

UK aid workers describe desperate evacuation as Hurricane Irma tears through the Caribbean

Hurricane Irma: Dutch PM says St Martin is now unreachable

Dutch PM says St Martin is now unreachable due to Hurricane Irma damage

Christian Aid have been helping locals in Haiti and the Dominican Republic to find shelter

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Hurricane Irma: Most powerful Atlantic Ocean hurricane makes first landfall in Caribbean

Hurricane Irma: Most powerful Atlantic hurricane in history makes first landfall in Caribbean

Hurricane Irma makes first landfall in Caribbean

Emergencies have been declared and many people are being evacuated in preparation for the storm

Friday, October 7, 2016

Friday, October 7, 2016

People take selfies as Hurricane Matthew rages on

Hurricane Matthew selfies: Floridians rush to grab pictures as super-storm closes in

Hurricane Matthew sparks selfie rush as Floridians take snaps in super-storm

As Hurricane Matthew continues, some Twitter users have clearly asked themselves 'what better time to get a picture?'

First Hurricane Matthew death reported in Florida

First Hurricane Matthew death reported in Florida

First Hurricane Matthew death reported in Florida

The first Hurricane Matthew-related death has been confirmed by officials in Florida, as the storm rages on

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Haiti - issue is accessing worst-hit areas after Hurricane Matthew, says support worker

Hurricane Matthew: Haiti rescuers facing 'landslides, shattered buildings and collapsed bridges'

Haiti - issue is accessing worst-hit areas after Hurricane Matthew

Oenone Chadburn, the humanitarian director at Tearfund, reveals the huge challenge facing rescue workers

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Hurricane Matthew: Weatherman Bill Giles explains latest deadly Atlantic storm

Hurricane Matthew: Weatherman Bill Giles explains latest deadly Atlantic storm

Hurricane Matthew: Weatherman Bill Giles explains latest deadly Atlantic storm

Hurricane Matthew made landfall in Haiti today

Hurricane Matthew makes landfall in Haiti

Hurricane Matthew makes landfall in Haiti

Hurricane Matthew makes landfall in Haiti

The hurricane has hit Haiti and some out at sea have already been killed by the storm, authorities have urged people to secure their houses