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Public News Service - FL: International Relief

MIAMI, Fla. - When it comes to feeding the world's hungry, hooking up farmers in Florida with producers in developing countries is a great place to begin. That's the plan from Oxfam America, which brought a farmer from Haiti to speak in Florida earlier this year, and plans to continue the program wi

MIAMI, Fla. - Flooding in northern Florida, record-breaking cold temperatures across the state resulting in crop losses, water scarcity -- all are signs of what scientists call "climate change," and they are mobilizing women to organize to work toward global solutions. Oxfam America recently gathere

MIAMI, Fla. - Emergency management workers from across Florida are being dispatched to assist in recovery efforts in Haiti after the massive earthquake Tuesday in the island nation, and humanitarian aid groups hope Florida residents will dig deep to help the people of Haiti. The devastation in Hai

Immigrants are, literally, dying for decent care, according to two new reports that portray the medical care system for U.S. immigration detainees as dangerously inadequate. The reports, from the Florida Immigrant Advocacy Center and Human Rights Watch, call on the federal government to stop lockin

Some 30,000 Haitians under orders for deportation from the U.S. are optimistic that they will find the hope promised by the Obama administration and be allowed to stay. Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano met with a delegation of south Florida Congress members Tuesday; they asked her to ove

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