Earthquake/CHOLERA

Articles and image gallery from the 2010 earthquakes in Haiti

A Building Designed to Solve Haiti’s Cholera Problem

March 13, 2015
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A Building Designed to Solve Haiti’s Cholera Problem

Liz Stinson: MASS Group designed a permanent treatment center in Port-au-Prince to battle the cholera epidemic. MASS Group In 2010, Haiti began to experience the worst cholera outbreak in the country’s history. Five years and nearly 9,000 lost lives later, there’s an interesting question to be asked: Could better architecture have saved lives? A newly opened...
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Haiti teacher among 10 finalists for $1M prize

March 13, 2015
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Haiti teacher among 10 finalists for $1M prize

Jacqueline Charles Guy Etienne, the headmaster at Collège Catts Pressoir in Port-au-Prince, Haiti is among 10 finalists who have been shortlisted from 5,000 nominations for the “Nobel Prize” of teaching award. The private school encourages students to apply what they have learned in the classroom to help address needs in their community. Frederick Alexis...
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Miami Film Festival 2015: Sweet Micky For President Director Talks Politics, Haiti, and Pras

March 11, 2015
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Miami Film Festival 2015: Sweet Micky For President Director Talks Politics, Haiti, and Pras

By Jacob Katel Tue., Mar. 10 2015 Courtesy of Miami International Film Festival Still from Sweet Micky For President Ben Patterson never thought the mini skirt, thong, and diaper wearing cross-dresser he was filming would become President of Haiti, but he did. And actor Marlon Wayans found the story so entertaining he jumped on...
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The Clinton Foundation and Haiti Contracts

March 8, 2015
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The Clinton Foundation and Haiti Contracts

After the earthquake in 2010, the Clintons’ outsize influence in the small nation increased. BY: Mary Anastasia O’Grady WALL STREET JOURNAL March 8, 2015 7:51 p.m. ET The Clinton Foundation lists the Brazilian construction firm OAS and the InterAmerican Development Bank (IDB) as donors that have given it between $1 million and $5 million....
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Les Clinton, Bellerive et l’or d’Haïti

March 8, 2015
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Les Clinton, Bellerive et l’or d’Haïti

Le Nouvelliste | Publié le : 06 mars 2015 Dans un ouvrage qui sort aux Etats-Unis, on apprend que l’ancien co-président de la CIRH, Jean Max Bellerive, et un beau-frère de Bill Clinton, lui aussi ex-président de la Commission intérimaire de reconstruction d’Haïti (CIRH), veulent aider une compagnie à s’approprier les réserves d’or d’Haïti...
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VCS Mining, Mineral Acquisition & Exploration

March 8, 2015
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VCS Mining, Mineral Acquisition & Exploration

VCS Mining is a U.S. based mineral Exploration and Exploitation company focused on locations throughout Haiti. A Gold, Silver and other precious minerals company focused on growth through: Acquisition of permits with significant some geological workcompleted Production of ore bodies with economically viable assets. Exploration of additional promising prospects. March 06, 2015 – VCS Mining...
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The Clintons: Viceroys of Haiti

March 8, 2015
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The Clintons: Viceroys of Haiti

Eric Gay / Associated Press by Joel B. Pollak6 Mar 201598 Conservatives had occasion to mock the dynastic pretensions of the Clintons when Chelsea gave birth to her first child last year, and journalists behaved as if the royal family had produced an heir. The Clintons do seem to acknowledge that they have to...
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Hillary Clinton’s Brother Landed Lucrative Gold-Mining Permit in Haiti After Bill Clinton Helped Country Recover From Earthquake Devastation

March 7, 2015
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Hillary Clinton’s Brother Landed Lucrative Gold-Mining Permit in Haiti After Bill Clinton Helped Country Recover From Earthquake Devastation

AP/Jason DeCrow by Breitbart News6 Mar 201598 This article originally appeared in the Daily Mail: An unusual nexus of mining interests, relief work in Haiti, and a former U.S. first family is raising new ethics questions that could affect Hillary Clinton’s presidential ambitions. Clinton’s brother, Tony Rodham, was a board member of a North...
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Le gouvernement fait enfin la lumière sur l’utilisation des fonds PetroCaribe

March 6, 2015
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Le gouvernement fait enfin la lumière sur l’utilisation des fonds PetroCaribe

Le Nouvelliste | Publié le : 03 mars 2015 Après avoir été vertement critiqué, par l’opposition politique notamment, pour l’opacité avec laquelle les fonds PetroCaribe sont gérés, le gouvernement de la République d’Haïti a enfin réagi en publiant un volumineux rapport présentant, avec luxe de détails et surtout avec un nombre incalculables de photos,...
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UN Cholera Plan for Haiti Must Choose Justice Over Charity

February 28, 2015
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UN Cholera Plan for Haiti Must Choose Justice Over Charity

Graffiti on the street in Petionville, Haiti. Photo by Ben Depp, used by permission. In a recent article, Pedro Medrano Rojas, the UN Senior Coordinator for Cholera Response in Haiti, called on the international community to change course on its “historic lack of attention to water and sanitation” in Haiti by increasing support for...
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