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30 Photos of Before and After Hurricane Maria

I found the vast majority of these photos on Facebook, being shared by the owners and friends of the owners. A big thank you...
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Mother and Son Reunited after Hurricane Maria

I found this video from Channel 4 News about Gina Andrew from Soufriere, who visited Dominica in August and left her 3-year old son...

“The Only Woman I Could Not Handle” – Poem by Monelle...

*This poem contains strong language and words that may offend. Please be guided accordingly. Thank you! The Only Woman I Could Not Handle I wanted her.  Everything...
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Aerial Footage of Roseau Immediately after Hurricane Maria

This aerial video was captured uploaded to YouTube just a few days after the passage of Hurricane Maria. You'll get a good look at...
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From Under de Mango Tree – A Memory of Maria

A Memory of Maria It has taken me over 4 months to find the courage to write about our Category 5 Maria experience. Everyone has...

Dominica Post Hurricane Maria Update #2

Roseau, Dominica (November 1, 2017) – In the wake of the passage of Hurricane Maria some six weeks ago, Dominica is continuing its efforts to...
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HTS St. Lucia – Report on Dominica after Hurricane Maria

Here's a report from HTS Saint Lucia on the aftermath of Hurricane Maria in Dominica, our relief, rebuilding and recovery efforts. "A little over three...

Some Advice From A Dominican Refugee

I am hoping this might help those left behind in your decision making because it is SO SO hard to make decisions without information...
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Here Comes Hurricane Maria [Video]

Still Waiting on Maria At 1:00 PM on Monday 18 September, 2017, many people had declared themselves 'prepared' for Hurricane Maria, now a Category 3...
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From Under de Mango Tree – Day 5

A Memory of Maria: Day 5 Walking up our 2500 ft farm road was a real challenge. I had to go "off road" through roadside...
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Aftermath of Hurricane Maria in Dominica [Video]

"Mystelics Vlogs on moving forward after Hurricane Maria destroyed Portsmouth, Dominica. Rebuilding Dominica will take guts and unity. Hopefully, we can pull it off."
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From Under de Mango Tree – Day 0

A Memory of Maria - Day 0 Maryann asked me why did I start my memory of Maria with the aftermath? The short answer is...
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PM Roosevelt Skerrit’s Address to the UN General Assembly 72

You can watch the Prime Minister’s address to the UN General Assembly delivered today, Saturday, September 23, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. If you do not...
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From Under de Mango Tree – End of Week 1

A Memory of Maria: End of week 1 My second trek up my farm road was easier. It became easier every time I did the...
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From Under de Mango Tree – Day 5

A Memory of Maria: Day 5 Walking up our 2500 ft farm road was a real challenge. I had to go "off road" through roadside...
Hurricane Maria - Dominica Day One (feature)

Waiting for Hurricane Maria

"At 8:00 AM the center of Hurricane Maria was located near latitude 14.6 North, longitude 59.7 West. Maria is moving toward the west-northwest near...
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From Under de Mango Tree – Days 2-4

A Memory of Maria: Days 2-4 Oh my God! Our much loved sons. Our Family. Our friends. They did not know that we had survived....
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PM Roosevelt Skerrit Tours Bath Estate in Roseau [Video]

Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit toured parts of Bath Estate on Saturday. The clean up has begun but it is a long way from completion. For...
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[VIDEO] What Dominica Looks Like in 2018 – Mystelics Vlogs

Mystelics Vlogs on coming back to Dominica and then looking at different places around Dominica. What does Dominica look like in 2018, 4 months...