Earthquake/CHOLERA

Articles and image gallery from the 2010 earthquakes in Haiti

JetBlue and Marriott Port-au-Prince Team Up to Give Back to Haiti

July 28, 2015
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JetBlue and Marriott Port-au-Prince Team Up to Give Back to Haiti

July 27, 2015 at 1:37 PM | by Charyn Pfeuffer | You’ve got to love a great partnership. From now until August 29th, 2015, anyone planning on flying JetBlue to Port-au-Prince from Fort Lauderdale, Boston or JFK will be able to stay at Marriott Port-au-Prince for a fantastic flat rate of $125 per night...
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Solar power to light up communities in Haiti

July 25, 2015
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Solar power to light up communities in Haiti

Miami Herald.com By Ismail Ercan iercan@MiamiHerald.com Haiti has long been plagued by electrification issues, with more than 70 percent of the population not having access to reliable electricity on a daily basis. A new solar light kit may help solve the problem. Called Klere Ayiti — or Light Up Haiti — the project is...
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Clintons’ charities got £50million of British aid cash: UK government accused of trying to buy influence with US power family

July 25, 2015
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Clintons’ charities got £50million of British aid cash: UK government accused of trying to buy influence with US power family

The charity’s board includes former president Bill and candidate Hillary It has had £48.9million from the UK – more than £20million last year alone Critics say its a symptom of controversial pledge on foreign aid spending Some claim charity is inefficient and taxpayers could simply be funding management charges By Daniel Martin and Gethin...
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“OVERVIEW OF US POLICY TOWARD HAITI PRIOR TO THE ELECTIONS” TESTIMONY OF THOMAS C ADAMS

July 24, 2015
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“OVERVIEW OF US POLICY TOWARD HAITI PRIOR TO THE ELECTIONS” TESTIMONY OF THOMAS C ADAMS

TESTIMONY BEFORE THE SENATE FOREIGN RELATION COMMITTEE SUBCOMMITTEE ON WESTERN HEMISPHERE, TRASNATIONAL CRIME, CIVILIAN SECURITY, DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS, AND GLOBAL WOMEN’S ISSUES “OVERVIEW OF U.S. POLICY TOWARD HAITI PRIOR TO THE ELECTIONS” TESTIMONY OF THOMAS C. ADAMS HAITI SPECIAL COORDINATOR OFFICE OF THE HAITI SPECIAL COORDINATOR U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE BEFORE THE SENATE FOREIGN RELATIONS COMMITTEE SUBCOMMITTEE...
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Red Cross Unable to Account for Haiti Spending? Internal Docs Come to Light

July 24, 2015
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Red Cross Unable to Account for Haiti Spending? Internal Docs Come to Light

NonProfitQuarterly.org By Ruth McCambridge Today is the deadline for the Red Cross to provide answers to the questions posed by Senator Chuck Grassley some time ago. The questions largely pertain to the organization’s accounting of $500 million in spending in Haiti after the devastation caused by the 2010 earthquake. But yesterday, ProPublica and NPR...
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Red Cross Response on Haiti Further Inflames Grassley

July 24, 2015
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Red Cross Response on Haiti Further Inflames Grassley

Rebecca Koenig The American Red Cross defended its relief activities in Haiti in documents released Thursday, saying its management expenses were for functions “indispensable to conduct our activities.” The documents were a response to a request by Sen. Charles Grassley for information about how it spent donation dollars after the 2010 earthquake in Haiti,...
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Members of Congress call for more transparency in US aid to Haiti

July 22, 2015
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Members of Congress call for more transparency in US aid to Haiti

Antillean.com Following a number of high-profile exposés of mismanagement of aid money to Haiti, Congress has called on the US Agency for International Development (USAID) to make more information available regarding its aid contracts. Washington, D.C., July 20, 2015 (AMG) — Following a number of high-profile exposés of mismanagement of aid money to Haiti...
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Confidential Documents: Red Cross Itself May Not Know How Millions Donated for Haiti Were Spent

July 21, 2015
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Confidential Documents: Red Cross Itself May Not Know How Millions Donated for Haiti Were Spent

The documents also raise questions about the accuracy of the Red Cross’ count of how many Haitians it helped, concluding the figures on one project were “fairly meaningless. by Justin Elliott, ProPublica, and Laura Sullivan, NPR, July 21, 2015, 11:01 a.m. The American Red Cross is under pressure this week to answer detailed questions...
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Clintons Facilitated Donor’s Haiti Project that Defrauded U.S. Out of Millions

July 17, 2015
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Clintons Facilitated Donor’s Haiti Project that Defrauded U.S. Out of Millions

Hillary Clinton Donor Claudio Osorio’s InnoVida bilked investors out of $40 million By Alana Goodman A federal agency rushed to approve funding for a Clinton donor’s sham Haiti recovery project that ended up defrauding the U.S. government out of millions, according to court transcripts and internal government documents obtained by the Washington Free Beacon....
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HAPPY BIRTHDAY PERE LEBRUN

July 16, 2015
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HAPPY BIRTHDAY PERE LEBRUN

July 16, 2015 Aristide has turned 62 and it is amazing how quickly the media forgets the true meaning of Jean-Bertrand Aristide and Lavalas!! Murder, Necklacing, kidnap, drug trafficking, massive thefts from the treasury and drug profits that left him with $1,500,000,000 on deposit!!! Where is the truth??? Here we have Lilliane, and other...
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