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IMF puts on hold $229 million loan to Haiti

WASHINGTON (AP) – The International Monetary Fund will reassess the measures needed to stabilize Haiti’s economy before proposing to its executive board a three-year loan…

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Oxfam criticised over Haiti sex claims

Oxfam has been severely criticised by the Charity Commission for the way it dealt with claims of serious sexual misconduct by its staff in Haiti….

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House passes ‘Dreamer’ bill to protect immigrant children and undo Trump immigration policy

The House passed legislation Tuesday designed to restore immigrant protections that President Trump gutted since taking office. The bill, called the “American Dream and Promise…

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Beginning of hurricane season

Haiti Libre:   This Saturday, June 1st, 2019 officially begins the hurricane season 2019 on the North Atlantic Ocean, the Gulf of Mexico and the…

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Poor Haitians Are Forced to Eat These COOKIES, Its Main Ingredient Is Stomach-Turning

Millions of people in Haiticannot afford nutritious food, so many have had to resort to eating “cookies” made out of dirt in order to fill…

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The debts we owe Haitians

by Oscar Blayton On Oct. 9, 1779, more than 500 Haitian soldiers (referred to as “Les Chasseurs-Volontaires de Saint-Domingue”) fought alongside French troops to aid…

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Mega-million-dollar real estate designer shares latest plans to build villages in Haiti

A mega-million-dollar real estate designer joined CBS12 News to showcase his newest project. Frank Mckinney has been in the industry for 30 years. He says…

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The Notre Dame Fire Reminds Us of France’s Debt to Haiti

On April 15, in the midst of the holiest week of the Christian calendar, the spire of Notre Dame Cathedral was devoured in flames. The…

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Quebec figured out a simple way to get people to donate more to charity

Vox.com Offering tax breaks sooner makes people give more, according to a new study. ByKelsey Piper When a January 2010 earthquake decimated the island nation…

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William Shatner Supports Aid Still Required

  SEATTLE, Washington — William Shatner is a very famous actor best known for playing Captain Kirk in the original television series Star Trek. However,…

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Paris is burning

muhlenbergweekly.com Editorial Board On Monday, Apr. 15, the Notre Dame Cathedral, a testament to French Gothic architecture and a revered symbol of Christianity, suffered from…

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Why the Notre Dame fire is getting the attention America’s burned black churches never could

We shouldn’t allow our emotions to be monopolized and influenced by the systems that continue to protect white empires.   By George Johnson The past…

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Transfers in Haiti, accounted for more than 30.7% of GDP in 2018

According to the World Bank, remittances from the diaspora to Haiti reached a record level in 2018, amounting to 2.986 billion dollars (+ 9.70% compared…

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Jamaica explains OAS vote in support of Venezuela

Jamaica Observer Jamaica has sought to explain the reasons behind its vote at the Organization of American States (OAS) earlier this week that resulted in the…

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Haiti relies on US aid for army training

Haiti libre: Bocchit Edmond, Minister of Foreign Affairs participated in the 2nd United States / Caribbean Resilience Ministerial Meeting at South Command Headquarters in Miami…

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Choléra en Haïti: le douloureux récit d’un scandale

Le livre de Renaud Piarroux «Choléra, Haïti 2010-2018, histoire d’un désastre» raconte un scandale politique et scientifique qui a fait des dizaines de milliers de…

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Minimum wage, 8 Korean companies in Haiti warn ! – HaitiLibre.com

Haiti Libre: 8 Korean textile factories established in Haiti : Elansia S.A., Centri Group S.A., Haiti Cheung Won S.A., Hansae Haiti S.A., H&H Textiles S.A.,…

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China’s construction binge spreads to Americas, rattles U.S.

Juan Zamorano, Kathia Martinez and Joe McDonald, The Associated Press Published Thursday, April 4, 2019 7:32AM EDT PANAMA CITY — China’s expansion in Latin America…

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Haiti foreign minister: Trump might be key to a more prosperous Caribbean

    Last month, five Caribbean heads of state and government — the leaders of Haiti, the Bahamas, Dominican Republic, Jamaica, and Saint Lucia —…

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Sinking in a sea infested with sharks, at least 14 Haitians dead

Haiti Libre: At least 14 Haitians died on Sunday after a small overloaded boat illegally transporting Haitian migrants to the Turks and Caicos Islands capsized…