Archive for November 19th, 2012

EDITORIAL – Haiti Observateur in the Brandt’s case, Martelly and his team are in a precarious situation

November 19, 2012
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EDITORIAL – Haiti Observateur in the Brandt’s case, Martelly and his team are in a precarious situation

14-21 November 2012 It’s been more than three weeks since the Brandt’s case was brought out into the open, yet the head of the state has steadfastly refrained from making any public statement at a time when, traumatized by the numerous kidnappings that have impacted Haitian families since 2004, the people want to hear...
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Gates Foundation funds online university open access

November 19, 2012
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Gates Foundation funds online university open access

By Sean Coughlan BBC News education correspondent MIT and Harvard are among the leaders of the rapid growth in online courses Online courses provided by some of the top universities in the United States are going to be used by students at local community colleges, in a project funded by the Gates Foundation. The...
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Smartmatic to Assist Haiti Upgrading Its Civil Registration and National ID

November 19, 2012
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Smartmatic to Assist Haiti Upgrading Its Civil Registration and National ID

BusinessWire · Nov. 19, 2012 | Last Updated: Nov. 19, 2012 12:18 PM ET The government of Haiti has announced it is partnering with Smartmatic to continue efforts toward the modernization, consolidation and upgrading of the country’s civil and identity registry system. Upgrading the civil and registry system represents an unparalleled opportunity for the...
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Coming out of the Water Closet: Haiti on World Toilet Day

November 19, 2012
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Coming out of the Water Closet: Haiti on World Toilet Day

Today is World Toilet Day. Of a global population of 7 billion, a staggering 2.5 billion people have no access to clean toilet facilities – that’s about 1 in 3 people. Some of them live in the Caribbean; many of these live in Haiti – and the lack of this fundamental human right to...
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Haiti, French Guiana advance to Caribbean Cup football finals

November 19, 2012
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Haiti, French Guiana advance to Caribbean Cup football finals

Haiti topped the group with six points after defeating Guyana one-nil and crumbling to French Guiana in a shocking one-nil loss. ST. GEORGE’S, Grenada, Monday November 19, 2012 - Haiti and French Guiana qualified for the finals of the Caribbean Cup in Antigua next Month after contrasting outcomes in their final group six matches...
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Haiti campaign angles for tourism dollars-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

November 19, 2012
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Haiti campaign angles for tourism dollars-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

By NADEGE GREEN — The Miami Herald The billboard on Interstate 95, with its azure sea and sugar-colored sand, could have been an ad for any of the myriad tropical destinations hoping to woo travelers abroad. But the tagline might be surprising to some: Haiti, Live the Experience. The billboard, which was erected in...
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NOVEMBER 18 VERTIERES INSULT TO INJURY AS MARTELLY SENDS AMERICAN CITIZEN TO PLACE FLOWERS ON HAITIAN MONUMENT

November 19, 2012
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NOVEMBER 18  VERTIERES INSULT TO INJURY AS MARTELLY SENDS AMERICAN CITIZEN TO PLACE FLOWERS ON HAITIAN MONUMENT

November 18, 2012 If he didn’t have the common sense to remain in Haiti, for the Battle of Vertieres celebration, Martelly should have sent a “Delegation of Generals” made up of those FAdH officers still in Haiti – Lacrette, Duperval and even Prosper Avril. Instead, King Martelly sends Queen Sophia, American citizen, to represent...
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HUGE STUDENT DEMONSTRATION IN PORT-AU-PRINCE NOVEMBER 18 BATTLE OF VERTIERES DAY

November 19, 2012
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HUGE STUDENT DEMONSTRATION IN PORT-AU-PRINCE NOVEMBER 18 BATTLE OF VERTIERES DAY

A huge demonstration from the student bodies, supported by many well-known Lavalas, Aristide, Preval supporters rallied against the Martelly Lamothe government saying that the present situation proves Haiti is being run by 2 foreigners. Lamothe is in Miami, for his usual weekend away. Martelly is lollygagging in Europe and will attend a soccer game...
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CAP HAITIEN ABOUT TO EXPLODE!!

November 19, 2012
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CAP HAITIEN ABOUT TO EXPLODE!!

November 18, 2012 EVANS PAUL VISITED CAP HAITIEN AND SAW THAT NOTHING HAD BEEN DONE FOR THE PEOPLE AFTER HURRICANE SANDY. HE THEN COLLECTED A CONTAINER OF FOOD FOR DISTRIBUTION AND TOOK THIS TO THE TROUBLED CITY. WHEN HE ARRIVED THE DISTRIBUTION POINT HAD ITS GATE LOCKED AND THE PROMISED PNH/CIMO PROTECTION DID NOT...
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JACMEL BARBARITY!!!– AGRONOME PATRICK ETIENNE MURDERED, HIS 2 SISTERS RAPED AND 2 YEAR OLD CHILD KIDNAPPED. MAGISTRATE OFFERS $10,000 REWARD FOR RETURN OF CHILD

November 19, 2012
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JACMEL BARBARITY!!!– AGRONOME PATRICK ETIENNE MURDERED, HIS 2 SISTERS RAPED AND 2 YEAR OLD CHILD KIDNAPPED. MAGISTRATE OFFERS $10,000 REWARD FOR RETURN OF CHILD

29 YEAR OLD ETIENNE IMPALED UPON WOODEN POST INSERTED THROUGH HIS RECTUM!!! WHAT HAS HAPPENED TO HAITI? WE HAVE GONE DOWNHILL SINCE THE PEACEFUL, NON-VIOLENT, CRIME-FREE LAW-AND-ORDER STABILITY OF DUVALIER’S PRESIDENCY. THE ARISTIDE/PREVAL YEARS HAVE DESTROYED ALL STRUCTURE!!! November 19, 2012
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