Earthquake/CHOLERA

Articles and image gallery from the 2010 earthquakes in Haiti

Is Haiti the Next Travel Hot Spot?-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

July 23, 2014
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Is Haiti the Next Travel Hot Spot?-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

By Brianna Coviello Published July 22, 2014 FOXBusiness Apple Leisure Group CEO Alex Zozaya says the next great opportunity for both travelers and investors is Haiti. According to Glassdoor, Americans are choosing to spend their summers in the office, rather than going on vacation — as the average employee with time off only uses...
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Towards computer interconnection of 10 Departmental Directorates of Education

July 22, 2014
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Towards computer interconnection of 10 Departmental Directorates of Education

Haiti libre: As part of the modernization of system of information management, the Ministry of National Education and Vocational Training wishes interconnect the 10 Departmental Directorates of Educations (DDE) of the country with the central office of the Ministry. To this end, the technicians from the “Digitalkap Technology” company responsible for the implementation of...
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Plans to Rebuild Haiti Capital Displace Families and is coordinated by master thief Jean-Marie Ligonde indicating that more crimes will occur-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

July 22, 2014
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Plans to Rebuild Haiti Capital Displace Families and is coordinated by master thief Jean-Marie Ligonde indicating that more crimes will occur-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Jul 22, 2014, 12:06 AM ET By DAVID McFADDEN Associated Press The broad avenues in the Haitian government’s promotional material are clean and unbroken, dotted with palm trees, parks and manicured expanses of grass. The new ministry buildings are sleek and modern but retain some of the neo-classical architecture of the...
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Reconstruction or Haiti’s Latest Disaster? Tourism Development on Île-à-Vache Island

July 22, 2014
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Reconstruction or Haiti’s Latest Disaster? Tourism Development on Île-à-Vache Island

Huffington Post: The following is adapted from a presentation by Jessica Hsu of Other Worlds and Jean Claudy Aristil of Radio VKM Les Cayes at the Executive Symposium for Innovators in Coastal Tourism conference in St. Georges, Grenada held from July 8 – July 11, 2014. A large-scale tourism project planned for the Haitian...
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Vorbe v. Haiti Observateur Group, No. 13 Civ. 20114 (PCH); Handal v. Haiti Observateur Group, No. 13 Civ. 20111 (DLG)

July 20, 2014
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Vorbe v. Haiti Observateur Group, No. 13 Civ. 20114 (PCH); Handal v. Haiti Observateur Group, No. 13 Civ. 20111 (DLG)

All: As requested, below is a summary of the rulings in the above-referenced cases that were brought against Haiti Observateur.  Please feel free to edit them as you deem necessary (and especially confirm the French version). ENGLISH It has been a bad few months for Leopold Joseph and his weekly newspaper Haiti Observateur.  Indeed,...
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PAHO Weekly Report: 442K chikungunya cases, 86K increase in Caribbean region

July 20, 2014
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As of July 18, 2014: Total Cases:  442,310 Increase:         86,693 A 24 percent increase… Click here for the latest full PAHO report Stay tuned for analysis….
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Scientists optimistic chikungunya vaccine could be available as soon as end of next year

July 20, 2014
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Scientists optimistic chikungunya vaccine could be available as soon as end of next year

July 14, 2014 By Health Aha Editor’s Pick A joint effort between the Federal Drug Administration, N.C. State and the North Carolina Biotechnology Center, and Raleigh Lab Arbovax is underway to produce a chikungunya vaccine. via NC scientists scramble to create vaccine for chikungunya | www.wsoctv.com. For more on this topic, see our Health...
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Chinese leader woos Latin America with deals-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

July 19, 2014
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Chinese leader woos Latin America with deals-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Brasilia (Brazil) (AFP) – China’s president pressed a charm offensive with Latin America on Thursday, signing deals with Brazil, meeting regional leaders and proposing a $20 billion infrastructure fund that highlights Beijing’s growing interests in the region. President Xi Jinping was greeted with a military honor guard in Brasilia by President Dilma Rousseff before...
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U.N. chief makes ‘necessary pilgrimage’ to Haiti, meets cholera victims-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

July 16, 2014
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U.N. chief makes ‘necessary pilgrimage’ to Haiti, meets cholera victims-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

In a show of solidarity with the people of Haiti, U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon meets Haitians hard-hit by cholera and helps launch a sanitation campaign to help eliminate the disease. Now is not the time for donor fatigue, he says. U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon emerges from a house where he visited with...
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