Jason Beaubien Jason Beaubien is NPR's Global Health and Development Correspondent on the Science Desk.
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Anti-Zika advice applied to a wall in front of a housing project in the Puerta de Tierras section of San Juan, Puerto Rico. This public health message was part of an island-wide effort to stem the spread of Zika. Angel Valentin/Getty Images hide caption

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Bradley Opere, student body president at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, is a trailblazer in a blazer. Jason Beaubien/NPR hide caption

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Kenyan 'Wonk' Breaks Barriers As Student Body Prez At UNC

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A woman carries a bucket of water on her head on the streets of capital city Bamako during the rainy season in Mali. Andrew Aitchison/Corbis via Getty Images hide caption

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The Rainy Season Strategy To Stop Malaria

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A child receives the second dose of the vaccine against cholera in Saut d'Eau, Haiti, in a 2014 campaign. Hector Retamal/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Haiti Launches Largest-Ever Cholera Vaccination Campaign

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A young Haitian suffering from cholera symptoms receives medical attention Saturday at Saint Antoine Hospital of Jeremie in southwestern Haiti. Hector Retamal/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Linked To Haiti Cholera Outbreak, U.N. Considers Paying Millions In Compensation

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The rice fields below the village of Banatte. Jason Beaubien/NPR hide caption

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Who Can Haitians Trust To Deliver Hurricane Aid?

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Girls stand in front of their destroyed home in the Dumont section of Port Salut, Haiti. They're now living in the thatched shack that's directly behind the rubble of their home. Jason Beaubien/NPR hide caption

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How Many Houses Did Hurricane Leave Standing In Port Salut, Haiti?

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Nicholas Buisson stands next to his tattered hammock on the beach in front of his house in Port Salut. Jason Beaubien/NPR hide caption

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Haitians Weather Hurricane: 'If We're Going To Die, We're Going To Die Here'

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Hurricane Matthew Leaves Death And Destruction In Southern Haiti

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Gilbert Lorcy outside his home in Les Cayes. He was able to put the roof — which blew off in the storm — on the low stone walls of the foundation. His family spends days at the house and sleeps in a shelter at night. Jason Beaubien/NPR hide caption

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Haiti's Storm Refugees Want To Know: What's The Plan?

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Haitians watch as people cross a river on National Route 2. Hurricane Matthew washed out a bridge at this spot cuttting off much of the southwest of the country from the capital Port au Prince. Jason Beaubien/NPR hide caption

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Hurricane Matthew Leaves Hundreds Dead In Haiti; Homes And Crops Are Devastated

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At Least 100 People Dead After Hurricane Matthew Hits Haiti

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