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Haiti sex scandal leaves mark on all charities- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

By Martin Thomas Sydney Morning Herald The revelations of sexual misconduct by British Oxfam staff in Haiti have rocked the aid sector, including in Australia….

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British charity backed by Meghan Markle denies staff sexually abused Haiti earthquake survivors- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Zoe DrewettSunday 18 Feb 2018 9:00 am Feb 18, 2018 EDITOR: One must view any situation within the elements involved. People have pride and would…

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The Revolutionary Drummer Boy Turned Haitian King

The wild story of a 12-year-old American Revolutionary drummer boy who went on to rule Haiti. Gil Troy 02.17.18 9:14 PM ET Once upon a…

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Haiti: Cholera figures, December 2017 (as of 29 January 2018)

SEE THE PDF HERE The year 2017 recorded the lowest number of suspected annual cholera cases since the beginning of the epidemic in 2010. This…

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Haiti May Revoke Oxfam’s Right to Operate in the Country: Minister

FILE PHOTO: An Oxfam sign is seen on a kiosk on the outskirts of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, February 13, 2018. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares Reuters By Joseph…

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We need to increase the foreign aid budget following the Oxfam Haiti scandal

Organisations whose net contributions to humanity are overwhelmingly positive can never be judged by the misdeeds of a few Matthew Norman Independent Voices Penny Mordaunt…

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Oxfam crisis spreads as Haiti suggests aid workers exploited children for sex

By Avi Selk and Eli Rosenberg A top executive at the international charity Oxfam resigned Monday as the British government considered defunding the humanitarian group after accusations that…

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Oxfam deputy head Penny Lawrence resigns after Haiti sex scandal, says she is ashamed, ‘takes full responsibility’- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

London: The deputy chief executive of Oxfam resigned on Monday over the British charity’s handling of a prostitution scandal in Haiti involving its staff members…

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OXFAM – FORGET ABOUT THE ORGIES – WHAT ABOUT THE STOLEN FUNDS??

Feb  11, 2018 I was involved with some ONG activities, following the disastrous quake. Very few organizations impressed me since most ONGs belonged to incestuous…

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Haiti tablet company continues to defy odds Surtab putting more focus on education applications

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – In our final report on Haiti tonight, we take you back to a factory in Port-au-Prince that’s providing high-tech hope and changing…

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Trenton makes a wish to help children of Haiti

By Kuhl, Nick on February 7, 2018. Nikki Jamieson Southern Alberta Newspapers – Picture Butte ssnews@sunnysouthnews.com A 13-year old in Picture Butte is getting clean…

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Why it’s gotten harder for LGBT people in Haiti since the earthquake- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

The name of Haiti’s most prominent LGBT rights organization is Kouraj (Haitian Creole for courage) — with good reason. The group’s headquarters have moved three…

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At Haitian-Dominican border, shelter protects children vulnerable to human trafficking

Children at Santa Teresita del Niño Jesús, a church-run shelter for potentially trafficked children and unaccompanied minors trying to cross the Haiti-Dominican Republic border. (GSR…

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Bad news, the cost of Dominican VISA increases by more than 50%- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Haiti Libre: Friday the Haitians received with surprise and anger the bad news of the increase by the Dominican Republic of more than 50% of…

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‘We don’t need the US. They took our riches’: Young Haitian girl hailed a hero after cutting takedown of American relief effort

A Haitian schoolgirl has been hailed the nation’s “next President” after footage of her criticising America’s aid legacy attracted an outpouring of praise online. SEE HER…

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Joint Base Charleston’s 315th Airlift Wing to deliver Haitian relief mission Saturday

By Prentiss Findlay The 315th Airlift Wing from Joint Base Charleston is delivering relief supplies to Haiti.  AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery Dieu Nalio Chery Reservists…

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Queen Creole: Mélissa Laveaux on telling Haiti’s story through folksong, spirituals and Vodou

The Canadian singer’s striking new album is themed around the US occupation of her parents’ homeland – but is a lilting, joyful record about omens,…

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Haitians in legal ‘limbo’ deserve a solution, Archbishop Wenski says

by Kevin Jones Miami, Fla., Jan 30, 2018 / 12:00 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- The future of tens of thousands of Haitian migrants is unclear, after…

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With State Of The Union Guests, Democrats Send Trump A Message

Nearly 30 Democratic lawmakers have invited Dreamers to Trump’s first State of the Union address. By Marina Fang WASHINGTON — Each year, Capitol Hill lawmakers…

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Haiti: Humanitarian Snapshot (December 2017)

Infographic from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs Published on 31 Dec 2017 — View Original Download PDF (1.21 MB) The humanitarian context…