Earthquake/CHOLERA

Articles and image gallery from the 2010 earthquakes in Haiti

NOTE DE PRESSE DE LA CONFÉRENCE DES ÉVÊQUES CATHOLIQUES D’HAÏTI

September 28, 2013
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NOTE DE PRESSE DE LA CONFÉRENCE DES ÉVÊQUES CATHOLIQUES D’HAÏTI

NOTE DE PRESSE DE LA CONFÉRENCE DES ÉVÊQUESCATHOLIQUES D’HAÏTI 1. Au cours de notre CXIIIe Assemblée ordinaire tenue du 23 au 27 septembre 2013, nous, Évêques catholiques d’Haïti, avons eu l’occasion d’accueillir différents acteurs de la vie nationale. Malgré les difficultés auxquelles le pays est confronté, nous avons eu la satisfaction de découvrir combien chacun d’eux porte au fond de son cœur et dans ses projetsun grand amour pour le...
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Haïti, l’île martyre

September 28, 2013
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Haïti, l’île martyre

Chassés brutalement du camp de la Place Sainte-Anne, où ils avaient trouvé un abri depuis le séisme du 12 janvier 2010, ces réfugiés se sont rassemblés dans ce qu’il reste de l’église, où ils implorent l’aide de Dieu. Crédits photo : Gaël Turine/AgenceVu REPORTAGE – Trois ans après le séisme du 12 janvier 2010,...
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The theatre behind the scenes at the UN General Assembly

September 28, 2013
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The theatre behind the scenes at the UN General Assembly

The world’s media were waiting this week for a historic handshake between the presidents of US and Iran, but despite a frenzy of anticipation, it did not happen. That is par for the course on reporting the UN General Assembly, says the BBC’s Nick Bryant, where what is not said may be as important...
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Can You Imagine

September 28, 2013
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Can You Imagine

(Eighteen year old girl with razor blade wound today in Soleil.) Cite Soleil is an infamous slum in Port-au-Prince. It supposedly has hundreds of thousands of people…no one knows how many for sure or really cares. Can you imagine if Peoria and its surrounding communities with hundreds of thousands of people had a 90%...
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Experts fear crisis over ruling stripping citizenship from Haitian-Dominicans

September 28, 2013
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Experts fear crisis over ruling stripping citizenship from Haitian-Dominicans

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic –  Experts warned Friday that a Dominican court decision to strip citizenship from children of Haitian migrants could cause a human rights crisis, potentially leaving tens of thousands of people stateless, facing mass deportation and discrimination. Officials promised to create a path to Dominican citizenship, but gave no details about...
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Haiti PM: United Nations has moral responsibility in Haiti cholera outbreak

September 27, 2013
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Haiti PM: United Nations has moral responsibility in Haiti cholera outbreak

By Aaron Morrison and Jacqueline Charles jcharles@MiamiHerald.com UNITED NATIONS — The United Nations has “a moral responsibility” in the deadly cholera outbreak that has killed more than 8,500 Haitians and sickened another 600,000-plus, the head of Haiti’s government said Thursday in his debut before the global body. With President Michel Martelly among a list...
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“A New Haiti Emerges”

September 27, 2013
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“A New Haiti Emerges”

Above: Haiti PM Laurent Lamothe at the UN on Thursday (UN Photo/Sarah Fretwell) By the Caribbean Journal staff Haiti has seen its share of significant setbacks since the 2010 earthquake, but a new country is starting to emerge, Haiti Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe told the UN General Assembly on Thursday. In a speech to...
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Toms Shoes will invest $10 million in Haiti

September 27, 2013
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Toms Shoes will invest $10 million in Haiti

Wednesday, Blake Mycoskie, TOMS Founder and Chief Shoe Giver, ” announced at the meeting of Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) held in New York, and attended by the Prime Minister, Laurent Lamothe, that TOMS shoes one of the largest American companies specialized in the manufacture of shoes, will invest $10 million in building a shoe...
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Launching of works at Wharf Jérémie (Cité Soleil)

September 27, 2013
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Launching of works at Wharf Jérémie (Cité Soleil)

On Tuesday, the President Michel Martelly, officially launched the work of social-community infrastructures of Wharf of Jérémie , located in the town of Cité Soleil. It is a project of construction of a Centre for Technical and Vocational Training of 32 classrooms, of offices of the Port Authority, a green...
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​Le Président de la République en tournée dans le Sud pour soutenir le développement socio-économique et culturel dans ce département

September 27, 2013
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​Le Président de la République en tournée dans le Sud pour soutenir le développement socio-économique et culturel dans ce département

∙      Inauguration d’un restaurant communautaire à La Savanne, aux Cayes ∙      Visite de supervision des travaux de réaménagement de la Plage La Tourterelle ∙      Ouverture officielle du 17e Centre de Lecture et d’Animation Culturelle à Port-Salut Port-au-Prince, vendredi 27 Septembre 2013 : Le Président de la République, S.E.M. Michel Joseph Martelly, a entamé, ce...
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