Earthquake/CHOLERA

Articles and image gallery from the 2010 earthquakes in Haiti

Haiti, Cholera and the UN

November 15, 2013
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Haiti, Cholera and the UN

by ROGER ANNIS A very informative and revealing story about the lawsuit against the United Nations over cholera in Haiti was broadcast on the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation’s national evening news program, The World At Six, on November 13. The report began, “The United Nations is among those leading the effort to get aid to...
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Péligre et la crise énergétique en Haïti (Documentaire Audio-Video)

November 14, 2013
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Péligre et la crise énergétique en Haïti (Documentaire Audio-Video)

Centrale de Péligre: Puissance installée 47.5 Mw Péligre et la crise énergétique en Haiti (Documentaire Audio-Video) Suite à l’annnonce du prêt  qui est octroyé  par l’Allemagne au gouvernement haitien pour la réhabilitation de la Centrale de Péligre , je prends plaisir à publier à nouveau cet article que j’avais  rédigé en 2006  en vue...
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US Education Secretary Duncan visits Haiti classrooms, calls for openness to improve schools

November 8, 2013
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US Education Secretary Duncan visits Haiti classrooms, calls for openness to improve schools

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — A senior U.S. official visiting Haiti called Tuesday for greater transparency to improve the quality of education in the Caribbean country’s long-struggling classrooms.In an interview with The Associated Press, U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan said he believes that easier access to information can help improve education standards in Haiti by letting...
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Sunrise Airways Reaffirms Commitment to Turks and Caicos

November 2, 2013
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Sunrise Airways Reaffirms Commitment to Turks and Caicos

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – (October 29, 2013) – Sunrise Airways (IATA: S6, ICAO: KSZ) announced today that it plans to launch a second nonstop flight between Cap Haitien and Providenciales in the coming weeks, building upon its already successful once-daily service as part of the airline’s continuing commitment to strengthen business links between Haiti and the Turks & Caicos. “The market...
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Brazil to export low-cost measles and rubella vaccine

October 31, 2013
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Brazil to export low-cost measles and rubella vaccine

The vaccine will be the first produced exclusively for export by Brazil Brazil has announced plans to produce a low-cost measles and rubella vaccine for export to developing countries. By 2017, 30 million doses a year are to be supplied mainly to African but also to Asian and Latin American nations. The Oswaldo Cruz...
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Haiti, the forgotten victim of Sandy

October 30, 2013
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Haiti, the forgotten victim of Sandy

by Ehab Zahriyeh @EhabZ October 29, 2013 12:02PM ET Despite progress, Haitians and donors face fatigue in addressing the Caribbean island’s humanitarian crisis A Haitian woman sells goods in an area of pollution on May 28, 2013 near an open air market outside of Port au Prince.Thony Belizaire/AFP/Getty Images Before Superstorm Sandy made its...
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Arcade Fire’s Reflektor: Let The Light In On their daring double album, Arcade Fire re-invents rock from the roots up, in Bigger Than The Sound

October 30, 2013
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Arcade Fire’s Reflektor: Let The Light In On their daring double album, Arcade Fire re-invents rock from the roots up, in Bigger Than The Sound

Win Butler seems like a guy who thinks about music. I say that based on what I know about him (admittedly, very little), though it’s not a stretch to imagine him ranking bands, debating the merits of albums — or, in headier moments, sides of albums — defending the strengths of guys like Roy...
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DIVIDE AND CONQUER!!! CHERYL MILLS ATTEMPTS TO MURDER HAITI BY PLAYING ONE SIDE AGAINST THE OTHER IN A DANCE OF DEATH – MAKING PROMISES TO EACH SIDE SHE KNOWS WILL NEVER BE KEPT.

October 30, 2013
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DIVIDE AND CONQUER!!! CHERYL MILLS ATTEMPTS TO MURDER HAITI BY PLAYING ONE SIDE AGAINST THE OTHER IN A DANCE OF DEATH – MAKING PROMISES TO EACH SIDE SHE KNOWS WILL NEVER BE KEPT.

October 30, 2013 VICE-PRESIDENT JOE BIDEN PHONES MARTELLY AND ATTEMPTS TO FORCE IMPOSSIBLE ELECTION SCHEDULE ON HAITI WHEN CANADIAN AND AMERICAN EMBASSIES ALREADY ACCEPT REALITY OF NOVEMBER 2014 ELECTION. EXISTING SITUATION SO DYSFUNCTIONAL THAT ANY ELECTION NOW WILL BE A FARCE. BIDEN COMMENTS FOLLOWED BY CHERYL MILLS – HILLARY CLINTON’S HATCHET MAN – VISIT...
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Arcade Fire pays tribute to Haiti on new album

October 27, 2013
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Arcade Fire pays tribute to Haiti on new album

By JENNIFER KAY The Associated Press Win Butler, right, and his wife and bandmate Regine Chassagne, left, of Arcade Fire, perform Oct. 24, 2013 at the Little Haiti Cultural Center in Miami. Arcade Fire’s new album “Reflektor” comes out next week. The Thursday night show at the Little Haiti Cultural Center was the second...
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Haitian garment plants accused of cheating workers

October 26, 2013
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Haitian garment plants accused of cheating workers

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — A labor rights group is accusing clothing manufacturers in Haiti of frequently cheating workers out of their meager wages. The U.S.-based Worker Rights Consortium says in a report that workers receive an average of 32 percent less than what they should. It says the practice is “both widespread and severe”...
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