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Zapping politics..

July 16, 2016
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Zapping politics..

HAITI LIBRE.COM Gracia Delva Senate candidate Gracia Delva confirmed his candidacy for the Senate (Artibonite) to the October 2016 elections for the renewal of one third of the Senate. He is condidat under the banner “Ayiti An Aksyon” (AAA) of Youri Latortue. Confident Gracia Delva, thinks he can bring a lot to the Youri...
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How Your Choice of Chocolate Can Help Reforest Haiti

July 16, 2016
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How Your Choice of Chocolate Can Help Reforest Haiti

By Meg Wilcox ECO Watch Read any article about Haiti’s environment and you’ll encounter the same grim statistic, that 98 percent of the country is deforested. That’s hard to fathom. How could a country possibly have only two percent tree cover? Death by a Thousand Cuts, a 2012 film that tells the tale of...
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UN and partners express regret over failed deliberations on provisional governance

July 16, 2016
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UN and partners express regret over failed deliberations on provisional governance

UN NEWS Center Voting in the second round for the senatorial and parliamentary elections and the first round for a new president in Haiti’s capital Port au Prince, 25 October 2015. Photo: UN/MINUSTAH/Igor Rugwiza 16 July 2016 – The United Nations and its partners in Haiti have expressed “deep regret” that for the fourth...
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Luis Almagro, concerned about the inability of parliamentarians…

July 16, 2016
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Luis Almagro, concerned about the inability of parliamentarians…

Friday, Luis Almagro, the Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS), expressed his deep concern over the demonstrated inability of Haitian parliamentarians to meet in the National Assembly to decide on how best to guarantee institutional stability and encourage the continuation of the electoral process. “Given the importance of the challenges and...
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