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Haiti’s Tourism Plans for Ile a Vache

March 7, 2013
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Haiti’s Tourism Plans for Ile a Vache

Caribbean Journal: Above: Ile a Vache (Photo: MT Haiti) By the Caribbean Journal staff Haiti has revealed its plans for tourism development on the island of Ile a Vache. The Ministry of Tourism is proposing the eventual development of 1,500 units on the 52-square-kilometre island, which is located off the southeast coast of Les...
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Officials: 80 Percent Of Recent NYC High School Graduates Cannot Read

March 7, 2013
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Officials: 80 Percent Of Recent NYC High School Graduates Cannot Read

NYC Board of Education NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — It’s an education bombshell. Nearly 80 percent of New York City high school graduates need to relearn basic skills before they can enter the City University’s community college system. The number of kids behind the 8-ball is the highest in years, CBS 2′s Marcia Kramer reported...
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“Bonne fête, Fanm Peyi Dayiti” par Me Jean-Henry Ceant

March 7, 2013
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“Bonne fête, Fanm Peyi Dayiti” par Me Jean-Henry Ceant

Me Jean-Henry Céant 8 Mars Journée Internationale de la Femme Notre Journée Jour mondial consacré à la femme, 8 Mars est une date chargée de significations et empreinte de symbolismes multiples, un jalon de lumière dans la voie de l’humanité vers la civilisation. Tous, tant que nous sommes, avons une place de choix dans...
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Le point sur la mort de Chavez. Le Président de la République et le Premier Ministre Le Président de la République et le Premier Ministre rencontrent la presse suite au décès de Hugo Rafael Chávez Frías.

March 7, 2013
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Le point sur la mort de Chavez. Le Président de la République et le Premier Ministre Le Président de la République et le Premier Ministre rencontrent la presse suite au décès de Hugo Rafael Chávez Frías.

Accolade sympathique entre le Président de la République, S.E.M. Michel Joseph Martelly, et l’Ambassadeur vénézuélien en Haïti, M. Pedro Antonio Canino Gonzales. En signe de solidarité au Gouvernement et au peuple vénézuéliens et de respect au Président Chavez, il est demandé aux médias haïtiens de diffuser des musiques de circonstance,  le drapeau national sera...
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ARISTIDE – PREVAL DEATH SQUADS REVISITED ON EVE OF DOMINIQUE COURT APPEARANCES-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

March 7, 2013
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ARISTIDE – PREVAL DEATH SQUADS REVISITED ON EVE OF DOMINIQUE COURT APPEARANCES-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

SEPTEMBER 29, 1997 Island of Disenchantment Credit: NEW REPUBLIC BY CHARLES LANE The Haitian police who stumbled upon Eddy Arbrouet one night last May thought he was a dangerous bank robber, but they probably didn’t know just how dangerous until Eddy and his gang opened fire. Amid the hail of heavy-caliber bullets, one cop...
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The Ministry and the Teachers’ unions agree-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

March 7, 2013
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The Ministry and the Teachers’ unions agree-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

More than three months after the agreement between the teacher unions and the Ministry of National Education and Vocational Training (MENFP) http://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-7199-haiti-education-agreement-between-teachersunions-and-menfp.html , for finding solutions to problems affecting the teaching world both parties have agreed on a formal declaration of commitment to rebuilding the Haitian education system, Thursday, February 28, 2013, before the...
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WHY PREVAL IN PRIVATE WHEN THE WORLD MAKES SPECTACLE OF DUVALIER??? Former Haiti President Preval testifies in private in case of journalist killed in 2000-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

March 7, 2013
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WHY PREVAL IN PRIVATE WHEN THE WORLD MAKES SPECTACLE OF DUVALIER??? Former Haiti President Preval testifies in private in case of journalist killed in 2000-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti –  Former Haitian President Rene Preval is testifying behind closed doors as authorities try to revive the investigation into the long-unsolved killing of the country’s most celebrated journalist. Preval is being questioned by an investigative judge who is seeking to build a criminal case in the April 2000 slaying of Jean Dominique....
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Le deputé Arnel Belizaire suspendu pour 1 mois de ses charges pour agression

March 7, 2013
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Le deputé Arnel Belizaire suspendu pour 1 mois de ses charges pour agression

Le groupe «Parlementaires pour le Renforcement Institutionnel » (PRI) déplore l’irruption de l’un de ses membres, le député de Delmas-Tabarre Arnel Bélizaire, dans le bureau de la directrice générale de l’Office des Postes d’Haïti, le 27 février écoulé. March 7, 2013 En dépit du fait que le parlementaire Bélizaire, qui était venu chercher des informations...
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Haiti documentary featuring Sean Penn challenges myths of development in Haiti

March 7, 2013
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Haiti documentary featuring Sean Penn challenges myths of development in Haiti

Daniel James March 07, 2013 Haiti Documentary, Sean Penn Haiti documentary featuring Sean Penn, provides an intimate portrait of the country’s post-quake relief efforts (Newswire.net — March 7th,2013) Montreal, QC, Canada – A new documentary “Haiti Untold” featuring Sean Penn in Haiti challenges myths of lack of progress since the eathquake in January 2010....
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The saga of the Bicameral Commission continues

March 7, 2013
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The saga of the Bicameral Commission continues

Haiti Libre Wednesday, Dieuseul Desras Simon, President of the National Assembly announced that the members of the Bicameral Commission, who shall appoint the three representatives at College Transitional of Permanent Electoral Council (CTCEP), responsible for organizing the next elections, have finally agreed on the terms of reference proposed by the Presidents of both Chambers....
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Haiti Begins Three-Day Mourning Period for Hugo Chavez

March 7, 2013
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Haiti Begins Three-Day Mourning Period for Hugo Chavez

Caribbean Journal: Above: Haiti President Michel Martelly with Chavez last year (Photo: OP Haiti) By the Caribbean Journal staff Haiti began a three-day period of national mourning Wednesday to mark the death of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez. The period, which began Wednesday mourning, will last until Friday. While Chavez was a polarizing figure in...
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A Tale of Two NGO’s: In Haiti, Disaster Aid or Aid Disaster?

March 7, 2013
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A Tale of Two NGO’s: In Haiti, Disaster Aid or Aid Disaster?

by Beverly Bell Three years after the deadly earthquake in Haiti, what has become of the commitments made on Red Cross billboards, the promises from telethon hosts, the moving declarations of Presidents Obama and Clinton? What has happened to the nearly $10 billion that was pledged to assist survivors and to rebuild, most of...
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