Archive for January, 2014

Discours de Me Jean-Henry Céant au Cocktail de Lancement de la Fondation CHADEC Centre Haïtiano-Arabe pour le Développement, l’Education et la Culture

January 31, 2014
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Discours de Me Jean-Henry Céant  au Cocktail de Lancement de la Fondation CHADEC  Centre Haïtiano-Arabe pour le Développement, l’Education et la Culture

Monsieur le Représentant du Premier Ministre, Monsieur le Ministre des Affaires Etrangères et des Cultes Madame le Ministre de la Santé et de la Population Madame la Mairesse de Pétion-Ville Mesdames et Messieurs les Directeurs Généraux Madame la Représentante du Secrétaire Général des Nations Unies Mesdames et Messieurs du Corps Diplomatique Mesdames et Messieurs...
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Des désaccords sur la formation d’un nouveau gouvernement

January 30, 2014
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Des désaccords sur la formation d’un nouveau gouvernement

29/01/2014 Le Cardinal Chibly Langlois, principal médiateur du dialogue inter haïtien et président de la Conférence Épiscopale d’Haïti (CEH), a informé que les partis politiques ont affiché des désaccords sur la formation d’un nouveau gouvernement qui doit conduire à l’instauration d’un climat propice à l’organisation d’élections libres et démocratiques dans le pays. Le prélat...
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Air Canada rouge to offer more Caribbean destinations this summer from Toronto and Montreal

January 28, 2014
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Air Canada rouge to offer more Caribbean destinations this summer from Toronto and Montreal

Jan 27, 2014 Air Canada today announced that its leisure carrier subsidiary, Air Canada rougeTM, is expanding its choice of more Caribbean destinations this summer. Routes previously operated by Air Canada from Toronto and Montreal to Cuba, Dominican Republic, Bahamas, Barbados, Haiti, Cancun and Tampa, FL, will be converted beginning this spring to Air...
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Congressmen who met in Haiti now working across aisle

January 28, 2014
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Congressmen who met in Haiti now working across aisle

WASHINGTON — Republican Rep. Chris Gibson and Democratic Rep. Raul Ruiz first met at a golf course in Haiti. It was January 2010, and Haiti was still reeling from a severe earthquake days earlier. Gibson, an active-duty Army colonel, was commanding paratroopers using the Petion Ville Golf Club in suburban Port-au-Prince as their headquarters...
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January 28, 2014
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$37 million in cocaine arrives in Miami Beach after ‘historic haul’ by Coast Guard

January 28, 2014
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$37 million in cocaine arrives in Miami Beach after ‘historic haul’ by Coast Guard

BY CHARLES RABIN crabin@MiamiHerald.com The U.S. Coast Guard cutter Sitkinak pulled into the Miami Beach Coast Guard station Tuesday morning showing off what it called a “historic” cocaine haul made possible through joint operations with the British Royal Fleet. Several officers unloaded 2,500 pounds of cocaine, worth an estimated street value of more than...
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Deadly voyages devastate Haitian island

January 28, 2014
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Deadly voyages devastate Haitian island

Desperation trumps risks in offshore Haiti island as illegal migration spikes and dozens die. By jacqueline charles jcharles@MiamiHerald.com ILE DE LA TORTUE, Haiti — Three times James Major tried to make it off this rustic island, where skeletons of wooden sailboats litter the rocky shoreline. Three times he failed, turned back by U.S. and...
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REPORTAGE DE LA SOIREE EN L’HONNEUR DE DANY LAFERRIERE AUX NATIONS UNIES

January 28, 2014
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REPORTAGE DE LA SOIREE EN L’HONNEUR DE DANY LAFERRIERE AUX NATIONS UNIES

Un reportage d’Emmanuelle Gilles J’ai le plaisir de partager avec vous le lien du webcast des Nations Unies qui vous permettra de visionner en entier La soirée culturelle qui a été organisée sous l’égide du Département de l’information des Nations Unies, ainsi que de la Mission Permanente d’Haïti auprès des Nations Unies et du...
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Orphanage Built in Haiti-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

January 27, 2014
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Orphanage Built in Haiti-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

13wham.com Haiti – “When you see the abject poverty you get a little depressed. You have it better than they do. Then you try to muster up some actions that will help,” said retired RGH Dr. Dick Gangemi, as his weekend trip to Haiti with 13 others came to an end. Help they did....
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Dominican Republic immigration plan will protect all-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

January 26, 2014
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Dominican Republic immigration plan will protect all-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

BY ANÍBAL DE CASTRO www.domrep.org The United States isn’t the only nation in the Americas grappling with the challenges of immigration reform and the complexities of addressing undocumented people living within its borders. As U.S. lawmakers have learned, there is no simple solution or policy fix. This issue has become front and center in...
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Haiti PM pursues investors at Davos

January 26, 2014
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Haiti PM pursues investors at Davos

Kim Hjelmgaard, USA TODAY 5:16 p.m. EST January 24, 2014 “I’m here in Davos to make the case to the most important people in the financial world,” Lamothe said. DAVOS, Switzerland — Four years ago this month a devastating earthquake in Haiti thrust the poverty-stricken nation to the center of discussions at the World...
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Au nom de l’auteur intellecutal »de Jean Dominique assassiner parle-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

January 26, 2014
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Au nom de l’auteur intellecutal »de Jean Dominique assassiner parle-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

ATLANTA, USA (sentinel.ht) – Former Senator Mirlande Liberus said on Tuesday that she was not surprised that the investigation into the 2000 murder of journalist Jean Dominique named here as the “intellectual author” of the crime. During a radio interview, the former head of the Aristide Foundation for Democracy said she would consult with...
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Haiti talks in bid to end political crisis

January 25, 2014
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Haiti talks in bid to end political crisis

A man holds a Haitian flag as he takes part in a protest demanding that Haitian President Michel Martelly step down in Port-au-Prince on Jan 13, 2014. Opposition parties in Haiti launched talks on Friday with President Michel Martelly and parliament in an effort to find a solution to a months-long political crisis, a mediator...
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Haitians line up to apply for visas outside the Brazilian embassy in Port-au-Prince November 22, 2013.

January 25, 2014
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Haitians line up to apply for visas outside the Brazilian embassy in Port-au-Prince November 22, 2013.

In 2012, Brazil approved a humanitarian visa policy for Haitians, two years after an earthquake on their island left many in dire poverty, and thousands have made the journey. Haitian immigrants are now crossing the border from Peru at a rate of around 70 per day, according to the Acre state government. Many hope...
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A Burgeoning Hacker Culture in Haiti

January 25, 2014
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A Burgeoning Hacker Culture in Haiti

BY Jessica McKenzie | Thursday, January 23 2014 A scene from the 2013 Haiti hackathon (EricGoldhagen/Flickr) Haiti’s first hackathon ever took place only one year ago, in February 2013, but since then students at the Ecole Supérieure d’Infotronique d’Haiti (ESIH) have held two more hacking events and are even now forming a coding club...
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Le Premier Ministre Laurent Lamothe à Davos

January 24, 2014
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Le Premier Ministre Laurent Lamothe à Davos

Le Premier Ministre à Davos dans le cadre de sa participation au 44ème Forum économique mondial
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Haitian-based company finds success after quake 4 years ago

January 23, 2014
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Click Link to see Video and original posting Transcript below-from Local 10 video report IN OUR FINAL REPORT ON HAITI’S RECONSTRUCTION, FOUR YEARS AFTER THE QUAKE, A SUCCESS STORE FRY THE CATASTROPHE. A HAITIAN-BASED COMPANY THAT MAKES THESE TABLETS RIGHT HERE THAT RIVAL THE IPAD MINI. THE THREE WORDS ON THE BACK OF THEM...
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Comittee toProtect Journalists calls on Haitian authorities to act in Dominique murder

January 22, 2014
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Comittee toProtect Journalists calls on Haitian authorities to act in Dominique murder

A Haitian woman hands out photographs of Jean Lépold Dominique, a journalist who was killed in 2000. (AFP/Thony Belizaire) New York, January 21, 2014–The Committee to Protect Journalists welcomes new progress in the case of Jean Lépold Dominique, a prominent Haitian radio journalist who was murdered in 2000, and renews its calls to the...
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Sean Penn’s Homeless Camp in Haiti Clearing Out

January 21, 2014
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Sean Penn’s Homeless Camp in Haiti Clearing Out

By TRENTON DANIEL Associated Press A country club golf course that became a refuge for tens of thousands of people left homeless in Haiti’s capital by a 2010 earthquake is clearing out the remaining residents by this weekend. Rachel Beach, an aid worker who is handling a relocation effort carried out by actor Sean...
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In Haiti, music is in the air as pre-Carnival celebrations, jazz fest start the party

January 21, 2014
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In Haiti, music is in the air as pre-Carnival celebrations, jazz fest start the party

BY jACQUELINE cHARLES jcharles@MIamiHerald.com PORT-AU-PRINCE — Carnival may be more than a month away, but that’s not stopping Haitians from launching the party early. A week after marking the fourth anniversary of Haiti’s tragic Jan.12, 2010, earthquake during which their singer-turned-president urged them to celebrate life, Haitians kicked off pre-carnival celebrations Sunday. Jumping and...
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