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Haiti Timeline: 2010 - 2014

January 2010

January 12, 2010, 7.3 magnitude earthquake strikes Haiti.
UMCOR partners provide clean water.

February 2010

UMCOR and EMH partner to provide emergency food relief.
Haiti Field office opens.

February 2011

Women leaders are trained through the EMH micro-credit program.

April 2011

UMCOR partners provide shelter for more than 3,200 families.

January 2012

An EMH employee is sent to the Asia Rural Institute in Japan for agricultural training.

May 2012

First major partnership meeting since the earthquake.

July 2013

A new partnership is forged between UMCOR and USAID

November 2013

Plans created for foot bridges in vulnerable areas.

May 2014

First UMCOR-sponsored agricultural fair; Farmer’s Market Day fair.

July 2014

Five young adults receive apprenticeship at the top cement producer in Haiti.

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