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Day One: Unleashing Kids and Teachers in Haiti

September 7, 2013
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Day One: Unleashing Kids and Teachers in Haiti

by buildingaschool On August 29th I left Canada for Miami to catch a flight to Port au Prince, Haiti, to meet my son and a wonderful group of dedicated volunteers, each with distinct areas of expertise. Our plan was to work with teachers and school children in Haiti. In Miami I met up with...
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Mercredi le Président Michel Martelly, a reçu au Palais National, 11 officier-ingénieurs et 30 soldat-techniciens haïtiens, gradués des écoles équatoriennes « Eloy Alfaro » et « los Vencedores del CENEPA »

September 7, 2013
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Mercredi le Président Michel Martelly, a reçu au Palais National, 11 officier-ingénieurs et 30 soldat-techniciens haïtiens, gradués des écoles équatoriennes « Eloy Alfaro » et « los Vencedores del CENEPA »

41 jeunes haïtiens viennent de passer dix mois en formation militaire en Équateur. Photo souvenir entre le Chef de l’Etat,S.E.M Michel Joseph Martelly, et les Officiers –Ingénieurs et Soldats-Techniciens Photo souvenir entre le Chef de l’Etat,S.E.M Michel Joseph Martelly, le Ministre de la Défense Jean Rodolphe Joazile, l’Ambassadeur de la République de l’Equateur en...
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With post-quake aid under review, minister presses Haiti on rule of law

September 5, 2013
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With post-quake aid under review, minister presses Haiti on rule of law

KIM MACKRAEL OTTAWA — The Globe and Mail Canada’s International Development Minister is asking Haiti’s government to improve transparency and rule of law as Canada reviews its long-term funding plans for the Caribbean country. Christian Paradis travelled to Haiti last week to meet with government officials and see the results of Canadian aid more than three...
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International Haiti Says Team Got Military Training in Ecuador

September 5, 2013
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International Haiti Says Team Got Military Training in Ecuador

AP News:The Haitian government has welcomed home 41 engineers and technicians who underwent 10 months of military training in Ecuador. The team is intended to be part of a soon-to-be-created quasi-military force that Haitian officials want to monitor the country’s coasts and its border with the Dominican Republic, fight drug trafficking, raise environmental awareness...
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With less aid, a stronger Haiti will emerge -Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

September 5, 2013
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With less aid, a stronger Haiti will emerge -Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Tate Watkins Contributed to The Globe and Mail Earlier this year, Haitian filmmaker Raoul Peck released Fatal Assistance, a documentary that eviscerated the international response to the January, 2010, earthquake that struck his home country. The gist of Mr. Peck’s argument is that most of the $11-billion in pledged aid went to foreign contractors...
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Ottawa seeks to dial down post-quake aid to Haiti, documents show

September 5, 2013
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Ottawa seeks to dial down post-quake aid to Haiti, documents show

KIM MACKRAEL OTTAWA — The Globe and Mail Published Wednesday, Sep. 04 2013, 6:00 AM EDT The federal government is looking to significantly reduce the amount of aid it sends to Haiti, according to internal documents, saying it has fulfilled its post-earthquake commitments to a country that has long played a key role in Canada’s development...
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Helping Haiti to Rebuild After the 2010 Port-au-Prince Earthquake

September 5, 2013
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Helping Haiti to Rebuild After the 2010 Port-au-Prince Earthquake

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Sept. 5, 2013) — A University of Kentucky College of Engineering professor and a graduate student visited Haiti over the summer to work on a project that will help engineers there develop more earthquake-resistant building designs. Michael Kalinski, associate professor of civil engineering, and Melinda Jean-Louis, a 2012 graduate of the college...
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Embry-Riddle students bring clean water to Haiti children

September 5, 2013
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Embry-Riddle students bring clean water to Haiti children

A girl named Tracy from the Ryan Epps Home for Children in Haiti gets a drink of clean water from a water purification system designed and installed by Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University students. Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University photos By Deborah Circelli deborah.circelli@news-jrnl.com Published: Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 7:58 p.m. Last Modified: Wednesday, September 4, 2013...
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Vatican recalls Dominican Republic envoy amid abuse claims

September 5, 2013
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Vatican recalls Dominican Republic envoy amid abuse claims

Pope Francis has vowed to act against child abuse allegations within the Church The Vatican has recalled its envoy to the Dominican Republic and launched an investigation after local media accused him of sexually abusing children. Archbishop Jozef Wesolowski had been the Apostolic Nuncio in Santo Domingo for nearly six years. Vatican spokesman Federico...
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Les premiers Juifs en Haiti

September 4, 2013
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Les premiers Juifs en Haiti

vendredi 3 mai 2013 03:12 Écrit par Maisond’haiti Haïti recevait les Juifs qui fuyaient l`Inquisition comme probablement Christophe Colomb et la majorité de son équipage et le 1er juif est ainsi Luis de Torres, l’interprète de Colomb en 1492. Après sa conquête par la France en 1633, elle voit affluer bien des juifs hollandais...
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LAMOTHE INTERPELLATION CANCELLED

September 4, 2013
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LAMOTHE INTERPELLATION CANCELLED

September 4, 2013 The Chamber of Deputies has cancelled the ill-advised  interpellation  of Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe. Since Parliament goes on holiday September 9, there is nothing they can do until January. Haiti has a couple of months in which progress can be made  without the constant interference of a few arrogant, self-centered politicians...
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Power cut leaves much of Venezuela without electricity

September 3, 2013
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Power cut leaves much of Venezuela without electricity

A massive blackout in Caracas forces this man to sit down for a candle-lit lunch A power cut has left almost half of Venezuela without electricity, including parts of the capital Caracas. The blackout disabled traffic lights in the city, causing traffic chaos. It also partially disrupted the underground transport system. Thousands of workers...
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HYPOCRITES!!! EVEN AS BRAZIL OPERATES BIGGEST TELEPHONE/E-MAIL HACKING OPERATION IN HAITI – Brazil and Mexico probe claims US spied on presidents-Added COMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

September 3, 2013
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HYPOCRITES!!! EVEN AS BRAZIL OPERATES BIGGEST TELEPHONE/E-MAIL HACKING OPERATION IN HAITI – Brazil and Mexico probe claims US spied on presidents-Added COMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Their presidents held amicable talks in Washington last year, but now Brazil and the US find themselves on opposite sides of the surveillance argument Brazil and Mexico have both demanded an explanation from the US over claims that the National Security Agency (NSA) spied on their presidents. Internet data from Brazilian leader Dilma Rousseff...
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“5 à 7″ à l’Ambassade du Canada / “Happy Hour” at the Embassy of Canada

September 3, 2013
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“5 à 7″ à l’Ambassade du Canada / “Happy Hour” at the Embassy of Canada

FRANCAIS Cet été fut une période de grands changements à l’Ambassade du Canada. Parmis les vingt sept (27) membres du personnel canadien, treize (13) ont quitté définitivement. En raison de coupures administratives, trois postes ont été abolis. Donc, seulement dix (10) personnes viendront remplacer les treize (13) qui nous ont quitté. A l’occasion de “la rentrée”,...
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Evaluation Tour of President Martelly in Grand Anse

September 3, 2013
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Evaluation Tour of President Martelly in Grand Anse

Monday, in order to assess the infrastructure work undertaken across the country, the President Michel Martelly, accompanied, among others by, Thomas Jacques, Minister of Agriculture, Natural Resources and Rural Development, Ralph Théano, Minister delegate to the Prime Minister for Relations with Parliament, as well as some members of his Cabinet, the Head of State...
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LOOK AT THE PICTURE – DUMMIES!!! THAT’S WHAT IT’S ALL ABOUT – TEAMWORK!!!

September 3, 2013
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LOOK AT THE PICTURE  – DUMMIES!!! THAT’S   WHAT IT’S ALL ABOUT –   TEAMWORK!!!

WE SEEM TO BE LOSING FOCUS AS MARTELLY INSIDERS ATTEMPT GOVERNMENTAL SUICIDE BY CONTINUING EFFORT TO DESTROY PRIME MINISTER LAMOTHE WHEN HE IS ALL THAT IS REALLY JUSTIFYING SURVIVAL OF THE MARTELLY GOVERNMENT…. $$$ HAVE BEEN PAID TO CERTAIN DEPUTIES TO MAKE THIS HAPPEN -  EGOS ASIDE- WITHOUT LAMOTHE,  MARTELLY WILL BE TOAST WITHIN...
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PETROCARIBE Ministers Council to be Hosted by Haiti

September 3, 2013
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PETROCARIBE Ministers Council to be Hosted by Haiti

Port-au-Prince, Sep 3 (Prensa Latina) Haiti is going forward with the preparations of the 11th Meeting of the Petrocaribe Ministers Council, to be held in this capital on September 6 and 7. The organizers of the meeting are expecting the presence of delegates from 21 countries, among them 18 members of the block created...
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Subject: La Primature accueille son dix-huitième Conseil de Gouvernement

September 3, 2013
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Subject: La Primature accueille son dix-huitième Conseil de Gouvernement

Le Premier ministre, S.E.M. Laurent Salvador LAMOTHE présidera, ce mardi 3 Septembre 2013, à 5 heures p.m. à la Primature, son dix-huitième Conseil de Gouvernement. Au cours de ce Conseil, les points suivants seront débattus : • Préparation du Onzième Conseil des ministres de PetroCaribe qui aura lieu en Haïti les 6 et 7 Septembre...
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