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How Global Earthquake Relief Left Haiti In Worse Shape Than Ever

March 9, 2016
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How Global Earthquake Relief Left Haiti In Worse Shape Than Ever

By Christine DiMattei On Jan. 12, 2010, former Associated Press reporter Jonathan Katz was the only full-time American correspondent in Haiti when the earthquake hit. The massive quake left hundreds of thousands of people dead and more than a million homeless. In the immediate aftermath of the disaster, foreign aid was pledged from all corners of...
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Haiti earthquake: $13.5 billion in donations, but is any of it working?

March 9, 2016
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Haiti earthquake: $13.5 billion in donations, but is any of it working?

Seedlings at a farm in the community of Moulin in the 7th Municipality Section of Gros Morne in Haiti. (World Neighbors) Ann M. SimmonsContact Reporter The magnitude 7.0 earthquake that struck Haiti in January 2010 killed more than 200,000 people, caused widespread devastation and posed even bigger challenges to the already poverty-stricken Caribbean nation....
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The Grenadières won over Canada [2-1]

March 9, 2016
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The Grenadières won over Canada [2-1]

Haiti Libre: Monday at Athletic National Granada of St Georges (Grenada), as part of the final phase of qualifying for the FIFA World Cup (U-17) to be held from 30 September to 21 October 2016 in Jordan our young Grenadières have offered an historic victory by winning against Canada, the favorite team of...
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Review: ‘Peacekeeping’ Transcends Pre-Quake Haiti Setting

March 9, 2016
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Review: ‘Peacekeeping’ Transcends Pre-Quake Haiti Setting

By jennifer kay, associated press “Peacekeeping” (Sarah Crichton Books/FSG), by Mischa Berlinski While plenty has been written, fiction and nonfiction, about Haiti’s political disgraces, natural disasters, cultural enigmas and entrenched dysfunction, Mischa Berlinski’s new novel stands out for doing far more than dramatizing news headlines about the beleaguered Caribbean nation. On its surface, “Peacekeeping”...
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Jocelerme Privert advocates dialogue with DR

March 9, 2016
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Jocelerme Privert advocates dialogue with DR

Haiti Libre: In an interview granted to the Dominican media CDN, President a.i. Jocelerme Privert, declared that the only thing that guarantees coexistence between the Dominican Republic and Haiti is the harmonious dialogue “I confirm it, it is through dialogue and understanding that we can find any solution to what can happen. Relations were...
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Avis de manifestation à Port-au-Prince le 09 mars 2016 / Demonstration Advisory in Port-au-Prince on March 09, 2016

March 9, 2016
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Cher Canadien, Vous recevez ce message parce que vous vous êtes inscrits auprès de l’Ambassade du Canada à Port-au-Prince à l’aide du système d’inscription des Canadiens à l’étranger. Nous vous saurions gré de bien vouloir faire part de l’information suivante à tous les citoyens canadiens se trouvant dans votre région. Manifestation prévue pour aujourd’hui...
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Evans Paul a été interdit d’entrer à la résidence officielle des Premiers ministres

March 9, 2016
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Evans Paul a été interdit d’entrer à la résidence officielle des Premiers ministres

Le Premier ministre sortant Evans Paul a donné une conférence de presse hier lundi 7 mars 2016 afin de dénoncer un incident survenu durant cette même journée. Evans Paul a indiqué avoir été interdit d’accès à la résidence des Premiers ministres alors qu’il devait y rencontré le Premier ministre nommé et installé Fritz Jean...
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BRING IN THE CLOWNS – FRITZ JEAN NAMES HIS TEAM

March 7, 2016
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BRING IN THE CLOWNS – FRITZ JEAN NAMES HIS TEAM

Mars 7, 2016 1. Affaires étrangères : Eric Pierre 2- Planification: Enex Jean Charles 3- Finances : Rondin Bastien 4-TPTC : Evelt Eveard 5- Justice: Florence Élie 6- Condition Féminine : Marie Denise Claude 7- Éducation : Roler St Pierre 8- Affaires Sociales: Jean Claude Douyon 9- Santé : Daphnée Benoit Delsoin 10- Culture...
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Haiti – News : Zapping politics…

March 6, 2016
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Haiti – News : Zapping politics…

Haiti Libre: The G15 proposes a Senate President of Lavalas trend In the Senate, the 13 senators of the majority bloc said they were willing to vote for Evalière Beauplan (PONT) as president of the Senate. However, the minority senators G9, recall that Evalière Beauplan is close to Lavalas, like Presidnet a.i. Jocelerme Privert...
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Zika Virus May Cause More Problems in Fetuses

March 6, 2016
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Zika Virus May Cause More Problems in Fetuses

Pregnant women who become infected with Zika virus may be at risk for not only having a child with microcephaly, but also having a fetus with other serious health issues, including problems with the nervous system and even fetal death, according to a new study from Brazil. The study — which provides some of...
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UN’s own experts chastise Ban Ki-moon over handling of Haiti cholera outbreak – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

March 6, 2016
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UN’s own experts chastise Ban Ki-moon over handling of Haiti cholera outbreak – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Human rights experts say secretary general’s refusal to allow victims any effective remedy for suffering has stripped thousands of their rights A worker pours water for a patient at Haiti’s first permanent cholera center in downtown Port-au-Prince. Photograph: Dieu Nalio Chery/AP Ed Pilkington in New York @edpilkington Thursday 3 March 2016 15.21 EST Last modified...
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‘Air Cocaine’ drug case is delayed in Dominican Republic

March 6, 2016
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‘Air Cocaine’ drug case is delayed in Dominican Republic

Santo Domingo (AFP) – A Dominican judge pushed back a preliminary hearing for Frenchman Christophe Naudin, who was extradited by Egypt over an alleged role in the escape of two pilots jailed in a drugs case dubbed “Air Cocaine.” The postponement until Tuesday was granted so that Naudin can appear before the judge with...
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‘Peacekeeping’ review: Haiti endures despite outsiders’ good (and bad) intentions

March 6, 2016
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‘Peacekeeping’ review: Haiti endures despite outsiders’ good (and bad) intentions

(Sarah Crichton/FSG) By Bob Shacochis March 4 In our collective memory there’s a consensus that the United States invaded Haiti in 1994 to restore democracy and inject the island with an 18-month dose of revitalizing American can-do, but that memory would be an illusion. Learning the wrong lesson from Vietnam, Bill Clinton destroyed the...
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The Relentless Rise of Two Caribbean Lakes Baffles Scientists

March 6, 2016
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The Relentless Rise of Two Caribbean Lakes Baffles Scientists

By Jacob Kushner PUBLISHED March 3, 2016 LETANT, Haiti—On a recent calm day, the surface of Lake Azuéi has no waves, not even any ripples. Pillars of pastel-colored concrete break the still surface, the tops of what once were houses. They are all that’s visible of the community that once thrived here. Alberto Pierre,...
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LE RETOUR SUR LA SCENE POLITIQUE DE RENE PREVAL A MAXIMISE LA COTE DE POPULARITE DE JOVENEL MOISE.

March 6, 2016
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LE RETOUR SUR LA SCENE POLITIQUE DE RENE PREVAL A MAXIMISE LA COTE DE POPULARITE DE JOVENEL MOISE.

Mars 6, 2016 L’EFFET A ETE IMMEDIAT.LE RETOUR SUR LA SCENE POLITIQUE DE PREVAL ET DE SES ASSOCIES A MAXIMISE LA COTE DE POPULARITE DU CANDIDAT DU PHTK JOVENEL MOISE.PLUS LES PREVALIENS ENVAHISSENT LES AVENUES DU GOUVERNEMENT PROVISOIRE ET FRAPPENT A LA PORTE DE LA CAISSE PUBLIQUE, PLUS L’ELECTORAT MAJORITAIRE SE RALLIIE A LA CAUSE...
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THE “HERO OF LA SCERIE” – PRIVERT EXPECTS EX-FINANCE MINISTER LALEAU TO RELEASE 150,000,000 GDS FOR NORTHERN FLOODING WHILE BLOCKING ALL OTHER CHEQUES

March 6, 2016
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THE “HERO OF LA SCERIE” – PRIVERT EXPECTS EX-FINANCE MINISTER LALEAU TO RELEASE 150,000,000 GDS FOR NORTHERN FLOODING WHILE BLOCKING ALL OTHER CHEQUES

Mars 6, 2016 In a strange situation, Privert has requested the release of something like $3,000,000 American Dollars for supposedly helping with flooding in the north. In fact, the money will probably disappear into Privert’s war chest, while the people do without. In any event, Wilson Lalue was effectively fired by Privert, when Evans...
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WE NEED A GUY IN A WHITE HAT TO SAVE US FROM THE CRIMINAL DUDES WEARING BLACK ONES – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

March 5, 2016
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WE NEED A GUY IN A WHITE HAT TO SAVE US FROM THE CRIMINAL DUDES WEARING BLACK ONES – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Jude Simon 3 mars 2016 Ce qui semble caractériser les Haïtiens c’est l’art de faire les choses comme ils veulent. Sans se plier aux exigences de la Constitution, sans tenir compte des lois, des règlements, des engagements, de la parole donnée et souvent, sinon toujours, sans même se soucier du bon sens. Cette manière...
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The Writing On The Wall

March 5, 2016
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The Writing On The Wall

Mars 5, 2016 People ignore the obvious. The International Community ignores the obvious. As they say “It doesn’t require a Brain Surgeon”….. or a “Rocket Scientist” to read “The Writing on the Wall.” “The Hero of La Scerie” – Privert – is building a permanent dictatorship – not an Interim Government with a life...
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Pour Privert, la BRH fait le diagnostic préoccupant d’Haïti sous Martelly

March 5, 2016
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Pour Privert, la BRH fait le diagnostic préoccupant d’Haïti sous Martelly

Article posted here on Lenouvelliste.com http://lenouvelliste.com/lenouvelliste/article/156211/Pour-Privert-la-BRH-fait-le-diagnostic-preoccupant-dHaiti-sous-Martelly Mon cher Roberson, J’ai lu ton article avec un sentiment mélangé.  Je ne me représente pas qu’il peut s’agir d’un projet.  J’aurais pu comme dans les autres cas ne rien dire. Mais je me fais une trop grande idée de toi, qui essaies de faire la différence  dans...
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THE PLAN

March 4, 2016
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THE PLAN

Mars 4, 2016 Every good Disaster needs a PLAN! Haiti is no different. We have a lot of plans, followed by a lot of Disasters. We have an election, that was really not that bad. The investigative commission discovered a lot of “ineptitude” but very little “fraud.” This is to be expected in a...
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