Archive for May, 2016

Zapping politics…

May 3, 2016
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Zapping politics…

Haiti Libre: Manifestation of Famni Lavalas Fanmi Lavalas has announced “a demonstration Wednesday, May 4 in support to the Independent Commission for Evaluation and Verification Electoral… he people want the truth about the elections of August 9 and October 25, 2015…” Jude Célestin does not fear the Commission Jude Celestin, candidate for the presidency...
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Freestanding roof spans Haiti orphanage by Bonaventura Visconti di Modrone

May 3, 2016
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Freestanding roof spans Haiti orphanage by Bonaventura Visconti di Modrone

The zigzagging roof of this orphanage in Haiti is independent of its walls, allowing breezes to permeate the building and offer relief from the hot climate, as well as providing earthquake resistance (+ slideshow). The 400-square-metre complex designed by Milanese architect Bonaventura Visconti di Modrone provides housing for 30 previously homeless children in the village of Anse-à-Pitres. Commissioned by the NGO Ayitimoun...
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What U.S. peanut donations mean to Haiti

May 3, 2016
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What U.S. peanut donations mean to Haiti

Residents of Leveque, Haiti, walk to a banana farm’s irrigation channel to collect water. (Dieu Nalio Chery/Associated Press) May 1 Regarding the April 27 editorial “Nutty farm subsidies”: Haiti has among the highest rates of chronic poverty in the world. Almost one-third of all childhood deaths are due to undernutrition, and Haiti is suffering...
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Remembrance of things past in Haiti and Cambodia

May 3, 2016
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Remembrance of things past in Haiti and Cambodia

Over the past few years Learning World has heard many inspiring stories about education in the face of adversity and trauma. Two reports that particularly touched us were in Haiti and Cambodia. In this edition we go back to see how things have progressed. Do you remember Raynane. She’s a young girl from Haiti...
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IS GUY PHILIPPE THE LAST PATRIOT?

May 3, 2016
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IS GUY PHILIPPE THE LAST PATRIOT?

May 2, 2016 It is 4 PM and Guy Philippe is in control of RADIO SCOOP as the staff tries to coordinate an interview. Brilliant! He attacks the hypocrisy of our present situation asking why Martelly, Lamothe and Laleau are under attack? Guy presents one of the strongest statements of support, for the Martelly...
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LAVALAS WILL DEMONSTRATE ON WEDNESDAY SUPPORTING COMMISSION FOR EVALUATION – WITH IMPORTANT RESERVATIONS – MUST RECOGNIZE NARCISSE AS CANDIDATE FOR SECOND ROUND

May 3, 2016
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LAVALAS WILL DEMONSTRATE ON WEDNESDAY SUPPORTING COMMISSION FOR EVALUATION – WITH IMPORTANT RESERVATIONS – MUST RECOGNIZE NARCISSE AS CANDIDATE FOR SECOND ROUND

May 2, 2016 Lavalas demonstrations have owed past success on cash payments, free food, and clairin, a license to steal stuff from small marchand, steal phones, burn cars, break property . We hope that Wednesday’s demonstration breaks from this cycle and manages to be as peaceful as the PHTK demonstrations. We are not optimistic....
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GUY PHILIPPE’S PERSECUTION CONTINUES

May 3, 2016
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GUY PHILIPPE’S PERSECUTION CONTINUES

Medal presented to Haitian Major Guy Phillipe for leading element that forced President Jean-Bertrand Aristide into exile, February, 2004. Ten years have passed since Guy Philippe, and his small band of brothers, moved to topple Jean-Bertrand Aristide, a President who was responsible for huge thefts from Haiti’s treasury, the murder of dozens, and control...
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Affaires mondiales Canada

May 3, 2016
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Affaires mondiales Canada

Le 29 avril 2016 – Ottawa, Ontario - Le ministre des Affaires étrangères, l’honorable Stéphane Dion, et la ministre du Développement international et de la Francophonie, l’honorable Marie-Claude Bibeau, ont fait aujourd’hui la déclaration suivante concernant le processus électoral en Haïti : « Le Canada déplore le fait que les élections qui devaient se...
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ARISTIDE = PREVAL = PRIVERT

May 3, 2016
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ARISTIDE = PREVAL = PRIVERT

May 1, 2016 Je suis né sous Duvalier. Mes parents n’étaient nullement duvaliéristes. Pourtant durant mon enfance je n’ai jamais été inquiété même pas une fois. J’allais à l’école à pied et tranquillement. On ne se posait même pas la question de l’insécurité. C’était comme si ce mot n’existait pas. La première fois que...
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Embouteillage sur la route nationale #1, (Plaine du Cul de Sac)`

May 3, 2016
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Embouteillage sur la route nationale #1, (Plaine du Cul de Sac)`

5:30 ce matin, déjà un grand embouteillage sur la route nationale #1, au niveau de la Plaine du Cul de Sac, particulièrement de Lathan jusqu’à la Croix des Missions, a constaté un reporter de Vant Bèf Info (VBI). Un véritable calvaire pour ceux qui se rendent au boulot, à l’école ou à d’autres activités....
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PRIVERT RETARD

May 1, 2016
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PRIVERT RETARD

Message tel que recu : Le président Jocelerme Privert devrait s’évertuer à donner au pays l’opportunité de mettre un terme à cette perpétuelle transition en proposant aux protagonistes de la crise électorale de signer une trêve et un pacte de vivre ensemble. Il n’est pas dans cette voie. Or ce que nous constatons, c’est...
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