Archive for February 12th, 2018

We need to increase the foreign aid budget following the Oxfam Haiti scandal

February 12, 2018
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We need to increase the foreign aid budget following the Oxfam Haiti scandal

Organisations whose net contributions to humanity are overwhelmingly positive can never be judged by the misdeeds of a few Matthew Norman Independent Voices Penny Mordaunt has threatened to cut aid funding of charities in the wake of the scandal PA As the charitable sex scandal deepens following new allegations of abuse, the Government needs...
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Oxfam crisis spreads as Haiti suggests aid workers exploited children for sex

February 12, 2018
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Oxfam crisis spreads as Haiti suggests aid workers exploited children for sex

By Avi Selk and Eli Rosenberg A top executive at the international charity Oxfam resigned Monday as the British government considered defunding the humanitarian group after accusations that its workers prostituted survivors of some of the worst disasters this century. “I am ashamed that this happened on my watch and I take full responsibility,” Oxfam’s deputy chief executive,...
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SICK! SICK! SICK!Démission de Penny Laurence numéro deux d’ Oxfam en Haïti – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

February 12, 2018
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SICK! SICK! SICK!Démission de Penny Laurence numéro deux d’ Oxfam en Haïti – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Fev 12, 2018 Penny Lawrence, numéro deux d’Oxfam, a démissionné ce lundi 12 février à la suite des révélations d’un scandale sexuel des personnels de l’ONG en Haïti. La numéro deux d’Oxfam démissionne. Penny Lawrence, directrice générale adjointe de l’ONG, dans la tourmente en raison d’un scandale sexuel impliquant des responsables de l’organisation en...
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What’s in store for 2018: Haiti ministry has building project, farming on its agenda

February 12, 2018
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What’s in store for 2018: Haiti ministry has building project, farming on its agenda

Because of God’s Planet for Haiti and its founder, Jemps Maignan, 70 preschool through fifth-grade students are receiving a Christian education, hot meals and a chance at a better life with their families. God’s Planet for Haiti Christian school opened in Hinche, Haiti, in 2011 and started with only preschoolers. But Maignan, with help...
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Oxfam deputy head Penny Lawrence resigns after Haiti sex scandal, says she is ashamed, ‘takes full responsibility’- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

February 12, 2018
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Oxfam deputy head Penny Lawrence resigns after Haiti sex scandal, says she is ashamed, ‘takes full responsibility’- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

London: The deputy chief executive of Oxfam resigned on Monday over the British charity’s handling of a prostitution scandal in Haiti involving its staff members and allegations of similar behaviour in Chad. “As programme director at the time, I am ashamed that this happened on my watch and I take full responsibility,” Penny Lawrence...
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Le Rhum Barbancourt d’#Haiti, meilleur de la Caraïbe

February 12, 2018
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Le Rhum Barbancourt d’#Haiti, meilleur de la Caraïbe

“Pa gen rezon pou Aysyen ap enpòte kleren dominiken ki pa menm asiste tiraj. Se sèl Barbancourt ki bann Koup.” #Barbancourt_Bann_Koup —Li Chanpyon sou yon #Bann_Baka_Raz !!! #LeReCit @rhumbarbancourt @BarbancourtUSA https://twitter.com/reseaucitadelle/status/962369246272655360
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Timberland Is Helping Rebuild Haiti’s Cotton Industry

February 12, 2018
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Timberland Is Helping Rebuild Haiti’s Cotton Industry

Photo: Thomas Noreille / SFA Can using blockchain to verify cotton as organic help revive the industry in Haiti? by Ben Schiller Haiti hasn’t grown cotton in decades. Its once-abundant industry collapsed in the 1970s due to government corruption, economic mismanagement, and U.S. embargoes. But now, thanks to a project involving thousands of smallholder farmers,...
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Calgary group heading to Haiti to help provide free dental services

February 12, 2018
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Calgary group heading to Haiti to help provide free dental services

Published Sunday, February 11, 2018 3:33PM MST Last Updated Sunday, February 11, 2018 6:30PM MST A group of volunteers from Calgary will be going down to Haiti next month to help put a smile on the faces of many of the underprivileged people who live on the Caribbean island. Working with the Haiti Health...
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PRESIDENT JOVENEL MOISE KICKS OFF CARNIVIL 2018

February 12, 2018
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PRESIDENT JOVENEL MOISE KICKS OFF CARNIVIL 2018

Feb  11 2018 President Jovenel Moise, and Martine, the First Lady were buried in the massive crowd to initiate the 2018 celebrations. Their group moved along, with the flow, until they reached a point near their stand. At this point they moved off to take their official position. The first massive float was that...
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