Earthquake/CHOLERA

Articles and image gallery from the 2010 earthquakes in Haiti

Haiti to open new office at Customs to help philanthropic organizations

September 18, 2014
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Haiti to open new office at Customs to help philanthropic organizations

by Joe Colas (author) Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (HCNN) — Haitian Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe announced on Wednesday that a special bureau will be established at Haiti’s Customs office to facilitate clearance of shipments sent by legitimate philanthropic organizations which are helping the Caribbean country. Many non-profit organizations in the Haitian Diaspora...
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John Travolta’s House Is A Functional Airport With Two Runways For His Private Planes

September 18, 2014
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John Travolta’s House Is A Functional Airport With Two Runways For His Private Planes

Aly Weisman Sep 12 2014, 2:53 AM 102 John Travolta in the backyard of his Florida home/airport during an interview with Australia’s ‘Today.’ John Travolta is a certified private pilot who owns five aircraft, so it’s only fitting that the 60-year-old actor’s Florida home has two runways that lead directly to his front door....
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The worst places in the world to drive-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

August 24, 2014
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The worst places in the world to drive-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Contributed Fender benders are common in Rome, where it’s legal to drive as young as 14. Lewis Hamilton may be able to handle hairpin turns and heavy traffic in Formula One racing, but pit him against Don’t Drive Here’s gonzo host Andrew Younghusband in the rush-hour bedlam of Port-au-Prince and our money is on...
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15M Gdes for the development of the «Bon Repos» Beach

August 24, 2014
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15M Gdes for the development of the «Bon Repos» Beach

Haityi Libre: Saturday, August 16, Stéphanie Balmir Villedrouin, the Minister of Tourism and Creative Industries (MTIC) and the Mayor of Petit-Goâve, Sandra Jules jointly launched during an official ceremony in Petit-Goâve, the development project of the public beach “Bon Repos”. This work will begin in two weeks and will continue for 3 months, funded...
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Medical team prepares to go to Haiti

August 24, 2014
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Medical team prepares to go to Haiti

(Photo: Special to the Chronicle ) The Tallahassee-Haiti Medical Team (THMT), an international aid group, has been providing medical care and other services to the people of Campeche-Dumay in the mountains east of Port-au-Prince, the capitol of Haiti, since the devastating earthquake in 2010. “We have helped many, many people, but the needs are...
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With employees’ help, Vivint sends thousands of meals to Haiti

August 20, 2014
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With employees’ help, Vivint sends thousands of meals to Haiti

Steve Aaron, Vivint Vivint employees assemble meals from the Feed My Starving Children organization, which are being shipped to Haiti. 9 hours ago  •  Jordan Carroll Daily Herald Vivint, one of Provo’s local companies and a home technology giant, is pushing community initiatives and getting them done. What many might not realize beyond the...
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BBC MUST BE GETTING THEIR INFORMATION FROM ASSOCIATED PRESS-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

August 16, 2014
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BBC MUST BE GETTING THEIR INFORMATION FROM ASSOCIATED PRESS-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

The protesters set up barricades of rocks and burning tyres UN peacekeepers in Haiti have clashed with supporters of former President Jean-Bertrand Aristide in the Haitian capital, Port-au-Prince. Dozens of Mr Aristide’s supporters had set up barricades outside his home, fearing he could be arrested. UN troops fired smoke grenades to disperse the protesters...
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Canada Announces Humanitarian and Elections Support for Haiti

August 15, 2014
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Canada Announces Humanitarian and Elections Support for Haiti

*Minister Paradis in Montréal to discuss Canada’s development priorities* *August 13, 2014 – Montréal, Quebec* – Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada Today, the Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, participated in a round table with members of the Haitian-Canadian community in Montréal to discuss ongoing challenges for Haiti in...
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Advocate, leader at hospital in Haiti to retire from board

August 14, 2014
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Advocate, leader at hospital in Haiti to retire from board

By Mackenzie Carpenter / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (typos corrected by Haitian Truth) For decades, Ian Rawson and his wife Lucy worked tirelessly on behalf of the people of Haiti — he at the Hospital Albert Schweitzer, which was founded by his stepfather William Larimer Mellon in 1956, she at the Friends of Hopital Albert Schweitzer...
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