Archive for November 25th, 2017

Only 10 per cent of Haitians crossing illegally getting refugee status, so far

November 25, 2017
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Only 10 per cent of Haitians crossing illegally getting refugee status, so far

A group of asylum seekers cross the Canadian border at Champlain, N.Y., Friday, August 4, 2017. (Ryan Remiorz / THE CANADIAN PRESS) OTTAWA — The majority of asylum seekers who have crossed illegally into Canada so far this year were Haitian and so far, only 10 per cent of their claims have been accepted,...
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Haiti: Cholera figures (as of 31 October 2017)

November 25, 2017
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Haiti: Cholera figures (as of 31 October 2017)

From January to October 2017, Haiti recorded 11,916 suspected cases of cholera and 118 deaths, compared to 35,203 cases and 369 deaths for the same period in 2016 – a decrease of 66% and 68% respectively. This illustrates the continuation of the downward trend of cholera as a result of the efforts of coordination...
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Basic sanitation is a human right, says SOIL founder

November 25, 2017
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Basic sanitation is a human right, says SOIL founder

Dr Kramer co-founded the Sustainable Organic Integrated Livelihoods (SOIL) group in Haiti in 2006. The faeces are treated, and converted to compost, and used to return the nutrients from human waste to the soil. Hyderabad: Dr Sasha Kramer, a delegate of the Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES), says that it is good for sanitation to...
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Haïti-Petrocaribe: vérité rétablie sur la route reliant Colladère à Cerca-Cavajal- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

November 25, 2017
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Haïti-Petrocaribe: vérité rétablie sur la route reliant Colladère à Cerca-Cavajal- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

L’ancien Premier ministre et ex-ministre de la Planification et de la coopération externe, Laurent Lamothe, a organisé une visite guidée dans le département du Centre au niveau de la commune Cerca-Cavajal, le samedi 18 novembre 2017, afin de prouver que le rapport de la commission sénatoriale est un “ramassis de mensonges inventés de toutes...
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Jovenel Moïse lance les préliminaires des états généraux sectoriels

November 25, 2017
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Jovenel Moïse lance les préliminaires des états généraux sectoriels

Au Palais national, le président de la République multiplie les rencontres avec des secteurs clés de la société. Avec les associations syndicales, les différentes confessions religieuses, des organisations paysannes, les associations des patrons de médias, les associations médicales, économistes, entre autres, Jovenel Moïse met les bases des états généraux sectoriels. Le chef de l’État...
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