Earthquake/CHOLERA

Articles and image gallery from the 2010 earthquakes in Haiti

Modernization of the Haitian airspace

March 16, 2015
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Modernization of the Haitian airspace

Haiti Libre: The International Air Transport Association (IATA), Airbus ProSky and Haiti’s Office National de L’Aviation Civile (OFNAC) announced completion of a joint project to modernize the airspace of Port-au-Prince and Cap-Haïtien International Airports. This initiative follows the Memorandum of Understanding signed in April 2014 with the IATA in Abu Dhabi for the redevelopment...
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La Reconstruction d’Haïti passe par des réformes institutionnelles et structurelles en profondeur dans les domaines suivants: Douane, administration publique, justice & lois, respect du droit de propriété, libre concurrence, accès au crédit bancaire… Des millions sans des réformes auront aucun impact sur la pauvreté et le développement durable.

March 15, 2015
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La Reconstruction d’Haïti passe par des réformes institutionnelles et structurelles en profondeur dans les domaines suivants: Douane, administration publique, justice & lois, respect du droit de propriété, libre concurrence, accès au crédit bancaire… Des millions sans des réformes auront aucun impact sur la pauvreté et le développement durable.

Anti-haitianisme ou le retour du colonialisme Ovando-Santana en République Dominicaine.- (Texte de Cyrus Sibert) “Un mouvement nationaliste dominicain peut être indépendantiste mais jamais anti-haïtien. Seuls des partisans de Nicolas Ovando ou de Pedro Santana peuvent chercher à diviser les indigènes de l’Ile qui se sont toujours unis contre les puissances colonialistes.” Au-delà du Nationalisme, la campagne anti-haïtienne de...
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UN and Haitian partners appeal for aid to reduce vulnerability, build resilience

March 14, 2015
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UN and Haitian partners appeal for aid to reduce vulnerability, build resilience

UN News Centre: UN Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) partners with the Government and other humanitarian agencies to launch a Transitional Appeal called TAP. Photo: UN/MINUSTAH/Logan Abassi Print 12 March 2015 – The United Nations, the Haitian Government and its partners have launched a $401 million appeal to reduce extreme vulnerability, while building resilience on...
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Cholera vaccine succeeds in rural Haiti-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

March 13, 2015
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Cholera vaccine succeeds in rural Haiti-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

by Jake Miller A community health worker administers cholera vaccine to a child in Haiti in 2012. Credit: Jon Lascher/Partners In Health A vaccination campaign that almost didn’t happen was widely effective in reducing transmission of cholera in the midst of an ongoing outbreak of the disease in rural Haiti. According to a study...
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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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