Archive for August, 2013

Seamus Heaney death: Irish reaction-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

August 31, 2013
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Seamus Heaney death: Irish reaction-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Hollywood actor Liam Neeson has said that Ireland has lost a part of its soul with the death of Seamus Heaney. Nobel laureate Mr Heaney has died at the age of 74. Mr Heaney was born near Toomebridge, but as a child moved to Bellaghy in County Londonderry. County Antrim-born movie star Neeson told...
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MORE EMBARASSMENT AS THE CIRCUS RETURNS TO TOWN!! FRESH FROM POST-GRADUATE CLOWN SCHOOL BELIZAIRE, DANTON, LEGER, SINAL, BERTRAND PLAN SEPTEMBER 4 INTERPELLATION OF LAMOTHE FOR HURRICANE SANDY BUDGET- AND PLANIFICATION

August 31, 2013
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MORE EMBARASSMENT AS THE CIRCUS RETURNS TO TOWN!! FRESH FROM POST-GRADUATE CLOWN SCHOOL BELIZAIRE, DANTON, LEGER, SINAL, BERTRAND PLAN SEPTEMBER 4 INTERPELLATION OF LAMOTHE FOR HURRICANE SANDY BUDGET- AND PLANIFICATION

August 31, 2013 These guys are about to waste more valuable executive time in another pointless, rude, uncoordinated show of ignorant stupidity, perhaps punctuated with another riot in which legs will be broken, noses bloodied and reputations left in tatters. Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe should prepare himself for this now – stupid – confrontation,...
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Victoria Duval: from Haitian hostage to Flushing Meadows darling

August 30, 2013
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Victoria Duval: from Haitian hostage to Flushing Meadows darling

Seventeen-year-old Victoria Duval’s heartwarming victory over Sam Stosur at the US Open is a long way from her family’s troubles in Haiti Victoria Duval, of the United States, jumps for joy after defeating Samantha Stosur, of Australia, in the first round of the 2013 US Open. Photograph: Charles Krupa/AP Certainly, the odd-ball glasses help....
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WILL THE GRINCH STEAL ELECTIONS – 5 MONTHS WITHOUT PAYING CEP TEAM!!

August 30, 2013
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WILL THE GRINCH STEAL ELECTIONS – 5 MONTHS WITHOUT PAYING CEP TEAM!!

August 30, 2013 Lots of excuses but Finance Minister is sitting on cheques for key CEP coordinators, for a number of months, even though $1,500,000 on deposit for these expenditures. Is this a subtle effort to derail Prime Minister Lamothe’s effort to keep promise of elections?
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Reports reenergise debate over Haiti cholera outbreak-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

August 29, 2013
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Reports reenergise debate over Haiti cholera outbreak-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Author: SciDev.Net – María Elena Hurtado -Thomson Reuters The dispute between scientists over the origins of the cholera epidemic in Haiti has been further fuelled by two conflicting reports. One report published this month argues that the epidemic is directly traceable to UN peacekeepers and the inadequate waste infrastructure at their base, while the second,...
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Clinic-on-wheels helping hundreds in Haiti

August 29, 2013
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Clinic-on-wheels helping hundreds in Haiti

BYRON TWP, Mich. (WZZM) – Last March, we told you about a medical clinic-on-wheels being sent to Haiti to provide aid to people without any way to pay for it. We’re happy to report the van has been a hit; already helping hundreds. The first group of West Michigan missionaries using the van returned...
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Latin America, UN remain supportive of Haiti peacekeepers

August 29, 2013
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Latin America, UN remain supportive of Haiti peacekeepers

By Aaron Morrison Special to the Miami Herald UNITED NATIONS — Countries participating in a UN-led stabilization mission in Haiti on Wednesday pledged their continued support, citing encouraging signs the government is taking calls for electoral reform seriously. But during a Security Council debate on the mission, known as MINUSTAH, more than two dozen...
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Minister Paradis Visits Haiti to Assess Progress and Challenges

August 29, 2013
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Minister Paradis Visits Haiti to Assess Progress and Challenges

PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI–(Marketwired – Aug. 28, 2013) - In his first international trip since being appointed Minister of International Development and Minister for La Francophonie, the Honourable Christian Paradis visited Haiti to see first-hand what progress has been made, what results have been achieved, and what development challenges must be tackled going forward. “Canadians are...
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Le Conseil de Securite de l’ONU a traite de la question d’Haiti ce 28 Aout 2013

August 28, 2013
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Le Conseil de Securite de l’ONU a traite de la question d’Haiti ce  28 Aout 2013

La question principale débatue est la tenue des élections qui auraient du avoir lieu en 2011. Selon Mme Sandra Honore, l’ONU n’entend aucunement supporter d’une quelconque caducité du Parlement. A Lire ! ·          Español United Nations Security Council · ·          Daily Programme Daily Programme PROGRAMME OF MEETINGS AND AGENDA SCHEDULED MEETINGS Wednesday,...
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INGENUITY OVERCOMES COMMON SENSE Much-Delayed “Haiti on Ice” Finally Goes On with a few dozen Spectators-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

August 28, 2013
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INGENUITY OVERCOMES COMMON SENSE Much-Delayed “Haiti on Ice” Finally Goes On with a few dozen Spectators-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Haiti’s much-delayed ice-skating show has finally begun. The four-night run of “Haiti on Ice” was supposed to have been last November. But snags such as an ice rink that kept melting and a hurricane last year were blamed for a dozen-plus delays. The holdups turned the show into a something of a joke. Many...
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Of poverty and sacrifice in Haiti

August 28, 2013
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Of poverty and sacrifice in Haiti

Win McNamee/Getty Images Young Haitian boys watch from the beach on January 21, 2010 in Leogane, Haiti. Interview by Kai Ryssdal Marketplace for Tuesday, August 27, 2013 Even before the earthquake back in 2010, Haiti was no easy place. Hardships and poverty, instability and violence are a long part of its history. Throw in...
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Young Haitian-American Tennis Phenom Victoria Duval Takes off Her Shades

August 28, 2013
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Young Haitian-American Tennis Phenom Victoria Duval Takes off Her Shades

Seventeen-year-old Vicky Duval (USA) Clive Brunskill/Getty Images When I first saw Vicky Duval play tennis in her first-round U.S. Open qualifying match last week, I was curious. Who was this young, Haitian-American 17-year-old with the sporty shades who was beating up on the No. 4 seed in the tournament, Teliana Pereira of Brazil? Duval...
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The IDIAF and Taiwanese cooperation support Haitian agriculture

August 28, 2013
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The IDIAF and Taiwanese cooperation support Haitian agriculture

The Dominican Institute of Agriculture and Forestry (IDIAF) and the Taiwan Technical Mission in Haiti, have signed a tripartite agreement on technical cooperation, by which the Dominican Republic will contribute to agricultural development in Haiti, through the training of Haitian technical agricultural staff on sampling techniques and georeferencing of land for agriculture in Haiti....
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Cuban Doctors Bring Eyesight, Healthcare to Haiti

August 28, 2013
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Cuban Doctors Bring Eyesight, Healthcare to Haiti

Many Haitian women have their blood pressure taken for the first time at mobile clinics like this one staffed by a Cuban medical brigade in Salomon market in Port-au-Prince. Credit: Patricia Grogg/IPS PORT-AU-PRINCE, Aug 28 2013 (IPS) – It’s Saturday, and the entrance hall of a police station in front of the busy market...
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The Power Of Insurance: Why Haiti’s Future Depends On Planning For The Worst

August 28, 2013
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The Power Of Insurance: Why Haiti’s Future Depends On Planning For The Worst

In partnership with the Opportunities for the Majority initiative at the Inter-American Development Bank, the Skoll World Forum asked the chief executives of some of the leading market-based, sustainable businesses that serve the Base of the Pyramid in Latin America and the Caribbean to talk about their efforts to bring about opportunity and change to those who...
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THE MAN WHO WOULD BE KING!! SENATE PRESIDENT DESRAS; GWO LAVALAS, KIDNAPPER, AND RECIPIENT OF $300,000.00 US BRIBE, WITH WHICH HE PURCHASED HIS HOUSE IN FERMATHE, STARTS INTERNATIONAL CAMPAIGN TO OVERTHROW MARTELLY/LAMOTHE GOVERNMENT ON THE BELIEF THAT AMERICAN AMBASSADOR IS BACKING HIS MOVE!!

August 27, 2013
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THE MAN WHO WOULD BE KING!! SENATE PRESIDENT DESRAS; GWO LAVALAS, KIDNAPPER,  AND RECIPIENT OF $300,000.00 US BRIBE, WITH WHICH HE PURCHASED HIS HOUSE IN FERMATHE,  STARTS INTERNATIONAL CAMPAIGN TO OVERTHROW MARTELLY/LAMOTHE GOVERNMENT ON THE BELIEF THAT AMERICAN AMBASSADOR IS BACKING HIS MOVE!!

August 26, 2013 Senator Desras has made a visit to Ottawa and Washington in an effort to undermine the Martelly/Lamothe government in the misguided belief that the International Community will give him the power. Upon his return to Haiti he immediately initiated a series of meetings with political groups, the Civil Society and international...
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LA CARIFESTA C’EST LE FESTIVAL DES ARTS DE LA CARAIBE .LA CARIFESTA A DÉBUTÉ EN 1972 . QUI EST VENU Ặ CARIFESTA’72 ?

August 25, 2013
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LA CARIFESTA C’EST LE FESTIVAL DES ARTS DE LA CARAIBE .LA CARIFESTA A DÉBUTÉ EN 1972 . QUI EST VENU Ặ CARIFESTA’72 ?

Plus d’un millier d’artistes des peuples de plus de 30 pays de la Caraïbe et d’Amérique latine ont présenté l’activité créatrice de la musique, de la danse, du théâtre, de l’art populaire, de la peinture, de la sculpture, de la photographie et de la littérature. Des milliers de visiteurs ont été attirés par les...
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Technical guidelines of an ice rink-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

August 25, 2013
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Technical guidelines of an ice rink-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

General introduction Ice rink facilities share all the same concerns: energy usage, operating costs and indoor climate. Ice rink design and operation are totally unique and differ in many ways from standard buildings. Thermal conditions vary from -5 ºC on the ice surface to +10 ºC in the stand and +20 ºC in the...
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7 DEPUTIES WRITE OBAMA IN FRENCH WHICH GUARANTEES NO CIRCULATION OF CONTENT-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

August 24, 2013
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7 DEPUTIES WRITE OBAMA IN FRENCH WHICH GUARANTEES NO CIRCULATION OF CONTENT-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

_________________________________________________________________ COMMENT: HAITIAN-TRUTH.ORG A wasted effort. No one in Washington translates anything! If it isn’t in English, no one reads it. Should have spent $100.00US for a good legal translation, then sent copies to the media.
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