Archive for January 12th, 2016

Ottawa, [Canada] interpellé pour son rôle dans l’exploitation minière en Haïti

January 12, 2016
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Ottawa, [Canada] interpellé pour son rôle dans l’exploitation minière en Haïti

Photo: Hector Retamal Agence France-Presse Les mains d’un travailleur minier près de la capitale Port-au-Prince. Le Canada a financé 43% de la totalité des fonds mis à la disposition de l’instance haïtienne vouée à la modernisation de la loi minière d’Haïti entre 2009 et 2014. 8 janvier 2016 |Jean-François Nadeau | Actualités internationales Jean-FrançoisNadeau...
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Haiti parliament returns after a year Foreign diplomats, Martelly denied chance to attend National Assembly Haiti parliament poised to take over electoral crisis; Elections chief: Jan. 24 presidential runoff still on

January 12, 2016
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Haiti parliament returns after a year  Foreign diplomats, Martelly denied chance to attend National Assembly Haiti parliament poised to take over electoral crisis; Elections chief: Jan. 24 presidential runoff still on

By Jacqueline Charles jcharles@miamiherald.com PORT-AU-PRINCE Haitian President Michel Martelly was denied the opportunity to give his final “state of the nation” address Monday when senators opted to welcome their newly elected Senate colleagues in a low-key ceremony in the chamber rather than the pomp and circumstance ceremony that brings both chambers together as the...
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Haiti’s Cursed Presidential Election: Is Voting There ‘Set Up For Failure?’

January 12, 2016
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Haiti’s Cursed Presidential Election: Is Voting There ‘Set Up For Failure?’

You didn’t miss Haiti’s presidential runoff election on Dec. 27. It was postponed amid accusations that the first round of voting in October was marred by voter fraud and bungling by poll workers. In other words, just another Haitian election. Now the runoff will be held Jan. 24 – only two weeks before Haiti’s...
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Haiti Blasted Once Again: Earthquake, Famine, Pestilence and Greed

January 12, 2016
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Haiti Blasted Once Again: Earthquake, Famine, Pestilence and Greed

By Dady CheryNEWS JUNKIE POST Six years after the earthquake, death and destruction freely roam through Haiti in the form of new epidemics on people and plants. Bill and Hillary Clinton, who ushered the country’s dismantlement through the introduction of subsidized Arkansas rice in the 1990s, an occupation by United Nations troops starting in 2004,...
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Friday, January 1, 2016 Commission d’Evaluation Électorale : Entre la Démocratie et le Coup d’État Par Stanley Lucas

January 12, 2016
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Friday, January 1, 2016 Commission d’Evaluation Électorale : Entre la Démocratie et le Coup d’État Par Stanley Lucas

Antécédents Depuis Juin 2012 le President Michel Martelly, conformément à la constitution, a sollicité la participation des deux autres pouvoirs de l’Etat et de la classe politique pour la mise en place d’un Conseil Electoral Permanent (CEP), chargé de l’organisation des élections en Haïti. Depuis le lancement des négociations en Décembre 2012 à Décembre...
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FAO extend by one year its program – Farmer Field School

January 12, 2016
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FAO extend by one year its program – Farmer Field School

Haiti Libre: Because of its economic and agricultural potential but also the high rate of food insecure people and its vulnerability to climate hazards, including drought, the Department of Northeast is the subject of special attention of the Organization United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the European Union (EU) that have introduced...
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Ban calls on global community to stand with Haiti on eve of 6th anniversary of earthquake

January 12, 2016
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Ban calls on global community to stand with Haiti on eve of 6th anniversary of earthquake

A man walks through rubble of collapsed buildings in downtown Port au Prince, Haiti, which was rocked by a massive earthquake, on Tuesday 12 January 2010, devastating the city and leaving thousands dead. Photo: MINUSTAH/Marco Dormino 11 January 2016 – As the United Nations prepares to mark the sixth anniversary of the devastating earthquake...
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