Archive for February 17th, 2016

A Haitian electoral system deficient, according to OAS

February 17, 2016
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A Haitian electoral system deficient, according to OAS

Haiti Libre: Monday to Costa Rica, Luis Almagro, the Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS), declared “ The problem is that the electoral process in Haiti does not offer minimum guarantees to the voters. The political system as a whole, whether the government and the opposition does not cooperate to make...
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The country in 137th position for children’s access to justice

February 17, 2016
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The country in 137th position for children’s access to justice

Haiti Libre: In its latest report published Monday, February 15, Child Rights International Network (CRIN) ranks Haiti in 137th place worldwide out of 197 with a score of 103.5 points out of 261, on the ability of children to use the courts to defend their rights effectively. The report, entitled “Rights, Remedies and representation”...
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The country hit by the worst drought in 35 years !

February 17, 2016
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The country hit by the worst drought in 35 years !

Haiti Libre: Since the beginning of 2015, Haiti faces the worst drought in the last 35 years, reports the National Coordination for Food Security (CNSA). The phenomenon “El Niño”, which began in early 2015, one of the strongest ever recorded, could persist in 2016 and have an impact on food security in Haiti. This...
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The Albert Schweitzer Hospital converts to solar power

February 17, 2016
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The Albert Schweitzer Hospital converts to solar power

Haiti Libre: The German company Qinous provided at the beginning of this year, a storage device of solar energy in lithium-ion batteries with a total capacity of 200 kW, which can ensure the supply of clean, renewable energy to the Albert Schweitzer Hospital, located in the commune of Deschapelles (Artibonite). After the installation of...
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Upsurge in paralysis condition accompanies Zika

February 17, 2016
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Upsurge in paralysis condition accompanies Zika

By FRANK BAJAK and LIBARDO CARDONA In this Feb. 11, 2016 photo, Zulay Balza fails to close her eyes as neurologist Jairo Lizarazo tests her facial muscles at the Erasmo Meoz Hospital in Cucuta, Norte de Santander state, Colombia. Balza was diagnosed with Guillain-Barre Syndrome, a disorder in which the immune system attacks the...
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Jovenel Moise congratulates interim president – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

February 17, 2016
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Jovenel Moise congratulates interim president – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

February 17, 2016 • Jovenel Moise of the Party Haitian Tet Kale (PHTK) congratulated interim President Jocelerme Privert at a press conference on Feb. 16 and reminded the people the date of the upcoming elections, advocated for peace in the coming months and condemned acts of violence and intimidation suffered by supporters. “In 120 days, Haiti must...
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Haiti Elects Interim President After Political Unrest- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

February 17, 2016
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Haiti Elects Interim President After Political Unrest- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

The former head of Parliament Jocelerme Privert must confirm a consensus prime minister when the time is up. Written By NewsOne Staff See video here A week after Haiti’s president stepped down amid political unrest, the Haitian Parliament on Sunday elected a new interim president, CNN writes. Jocelerme Privert, the former head of Parliament...
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MOO MANIGAT MANEAUVERS FOR PRIME MINISTER’S CHAIR TO REPLACE HER METAMUCIL & WALKER – CHIEF OF CABINET AN ARISTIDE PERSON

February 17, 2016
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MOO MANIGAT MANEAUVERS FOR PRIME MINISTER’S CHAIR TO REPLACE HER METAMUCIL & WALKER – CHIEF OF CABINET AN ARISTIDE PERSON

Fevrier 16, 2016 Why does Haiti follow the old Creole saying: “Only a dog returns to its vomit.” There are loads of highly qualified people who don’t require help to stand from a sitting position, on a chair. Mirlande Manigat epitomizes  the Haitian  “Classe Politique” representing a segment of our community who – unable...
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