Earthquake/CHOLERA

Articles and image gallery from the 2010 earthquakes in Haiti

BELIZAIRE, BENOIT AND MOISE JEAN-CHARLES PAY TO BURN MARCHE HIPPOLYTE – AGAIN – IN AN EFFORT TO DESTABILIZE LAMOTHE

May 30, 2013
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BELIZAIRE, BENOIT  AND MOISE JEAN-CHARLES PAY TO BURN MARCHE HIPPOLYTE – AGAIN – IN AN EFFORT TO DESTABILIZE LAMOTHE

May 30, 2013 And only the poor suffer, the group that voted for Martelly is repaid like this?! Steet violence accelerating as terrorists, paid for by the Benoit, Belizaire, Moise Jean-Charles team, burn and kill. Many bodies have been discovered, from last night’s murder spree, with more expected with the coming darkness. The more...
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UN anti-cholera plan in Haiti ‘failing’

May 29, 2013
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UN anti-cholera plan in Haiti ‘failing’

By Mark Doyle BBC International Development Correspondent The epidemic has killed 8,000 people and many thousands have fallen sick Continue reading the main story Related Stories UN rejects cholera compensation claim Watch UN ‘refusing to obey the law’ in Haiti Watch UN rejects Haiti cholera claims UN efforts to tackle cholera in Haiti are...
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Audio: Haiti’s Education Sector: What are the Obstacles?

May 28, 2013
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Audio: Haiti’s Education Sector: What are the Obstacles?

Audio: Haiti’s Education Sector: What are the Obstacles? by buildingaschool Robert D. Lamb Director and Senior Fellow Program on Crisis, Conflict, and Cooperation (C3) Carl Meacham Director CSIS Americas Program In 2011, Haiti embarked on a five-year plan to reform its education sector.  Now at mid-term, that effort is widely believed to have faltered, a...
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Company named dloHaiti Taps VC Funding as it Brings Haiti Clean Water and Jobs

May 28, 2013
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Company named dloHaiti Taps VC Funding as it Brings Haiti Clean Water and Jobs

By Lora Kolodny A “for-profit, for-good” startup, dloHaiti, raised $3.4 million in Series A funding to bring clean, affordable water and new jobs to communities across Haiti, according to the company’s chief executive and founder, Jim Chu. dloHaiti The water purification system used at dloHaiti’s local water-treatment facilities. Investors in dloHaiti’s Series A round...
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PALACE COUP AGAINST LAMOTHE???

May 28, 2013
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PALACE COUP AGAINST LAMOTHE???

May 28, 2013 Daily meetings in Palace, chaired by Anne-Valerie Milfort’s, mother’s boyfriend Vincent…..aimed at buying support for Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe’s removal. I know that sounds complicated but, in Haiti, it is always some sort of family involvement. Many promises have been made, each of these promises a threat to the democratic government,...
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Haitian news: Two New Grants Approved

May 22, 2013
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Haitian news: Two New Grants Approved

by buildingaschool WASHINGTON, May 21, 2013 ….The US$70 million Improving Maternal and Child Health through Integrated Social Services Project will increase access to and use of maternal and child health, nutrition and social services in at least three Departments: West, Northeast and Northwest. The project, which is co-financed by a US$20 million grant from...
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The Ultimate Have-Nots in a Society of Have-Nots

May 21, 2013
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The Ultimate Have-Nots in a Society of Have-Nots

The Ultimate Have-Nots in a Society of Have-Nots by buildingaschool New York Times article by Deborah Sontag View a remarkable series of photographs by Vlad Sokhin here: http://lens.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/05/20/haitis-child-servants/ …. It is not easy to photograph people who are invisible in their own society, to shine a light on them and at the same time reveal...
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CRIMINALS STEAL KID’S HOPE!!

May 18, 2013
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CRIMINALS STEAL KID’S HOPE!!

May 14, 2013 Claims of criminal fraud, in the Martelly plan for free education for all children, have been investigated. Arrests made. Antoine Atouriste’s anti-corruption teams looked into 500 school and found 121 were non-existent criminal conspiracies. 72 people were arrested. More arrest expected as inquiry expands. Martelly’s heartfelt effort to put kids in...
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Haiti – Cuba : End of the official visit of Prime Minister Lamothe

May 18, 2013
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Haiti – Cuba : End of the official visit of Prime Minister Lamothe

Haiti Libre: The Prime Minister, Laurent Lamothe at the head of the Haitian delegation of high-ranking composed of Thomas Jacques, Minister of Agriculture ; of Marie Mimose Félix, Minister Delegate responsible for promoting the peasantry ; of Philippe Cinéas, Secretary of State for Public Works ; of Oswald Thimoléon, Secretary of State for Literacy...
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ARISTIDE COMMENTS ON STARVATION HE AND PREVAL CREATED!!!-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

May 17, 2013
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ARISTIDE COMMENTS ON STARVATION HE AND PREVAL CREATED!!!-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Written by TRENTON DANIEL PORT-AU-PRINCE – Former President Jean-Bertrand Aristide recently emerged from months of seclusion for a second straight day and took several swipes at the current government. Speaking to a small group of mostly Haitian reporters and The Associated Press at his home in the capital May 9, Aristide covered topics ranging...
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ARISTIDE PLANS FOR DESTRUCTION OF DEMOCRACY

May 13, 2013
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ARISTIDE PLANS FOR DESTRUCTION OF DEMOCRACY

A l’attention de tous : Jean Bertrand Aristide allias Leatitiah Sept,docteur en voyoucratie,planifie d’ouvrir une Station Radio Tele pour salir l’image d’Haiti et nuire fortement et à la presidence à au gouvernement .Il le fera par le biais de Moise Jean Charles qui utilisera un bon ami à lui travaillant dans le gouvernement pour...
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Establishing UK tree seed bank ‘crucial’

May 10, 2013
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Establishing UK tree seed bank ‘crucial’

By Mark Kinver Environment reporter, BBC News Ash, a common sight throughout most of the UK, is one of the tree seed collection’s priority species The UK’s first national collection of tree seeds has been established, which scientists say is crucial as a growing array of pests threaten native species. Co-ordinated by Kew’s Millennium...
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One World Futbol Project Brings the Power of Play to Haiti

May 10, 2013
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One World Futbol Project Brings the Power of Play to Haiti

One World Futbol Project to Distribute 15,000 Chevrolet-Sponsored Nearly Indestructible One World Futbols to Schools and Youth Programs across Haiti WHO: Launched in July 2010, One World Futbol Project brings the healing power of play to youth worldwide by making, selling and distributing nearly indestructible balls that are proven to survive the harshest environments....
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NFL players in Haiti, play soccer with youth, promote road safety

May 5, 2013
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NFL players in Haiti, play soccer with youth, promote road safety

Ronnie S Cameron Jr PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (defend.ht) – Haitian-American Philadelphia Eagles Defensive Tackle Ronnie Cameron and a delegation of players from the National Football League will join The Jack Brewer Foundation and the Inter-American Development Bank for a soccer match against Haiti’s youth to promote road safety. The event is brought together by...
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Wylcef Jean’s Yéle Haiti Foundation Slapped With $100k Lawsuit

May 3, 2013
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Wylcef Jean’s Yéle Haiti Foundation Slapped With $100k Lawsuit

The charity is accused of stiffing consulting firm out of money. By Latifah Muhammad Posted: 05/02/2013 12:48 PM EDT Wyclef Jean’s Yéle Haiti foundation has some bookkeeping issues to reconcile. The ill-fated charity is the focus of a lawsuit filed by a consulting firm that never got paid. HVC Global Hospitality Services provided job training...
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Vaccination programme launched in Haiti – Go-Jamaica

April 30, 2013
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Vaccination programme launched in Haiti – Go-Jamaica

BY- buildingaschool Haiti has launched a vaccination campaign against tetanus and the rotavirus that causes severe, fatal diarrhea in children under the age of 5. The campaign comes a year after the Michel Martelly administration launched a similar campaign against several childhood diseases, including measles and polio. Newly appointed director of the Pan American...
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A hard day’s labor for $4.76: The offshore assembly industry in Haiti

April 27, 2013
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A hard day’s labor for $4.76: The offshore assembly industry in Haiti

A detailed drawing of the slave ship Brookes, showing how 482 people were to be packed onto the decks. The detailed plans and cross sectional drawing of the slave ship Brookes was distributed by the Abolitionist Society in England as part of their campaign against the slave trade, and dates from 1789. Guest post...
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Despite Track Record, U.S. Hires DynCorp to Provide Troops to U.N. Haiti Mission

April 24, 2013
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Despite Track Record, U.S. Hires DynCorp to Provide Troops to U.N. Haiti Mission

Source: Haiti: Relief and Reconstruction Watch In an April 10 press release, DynCorp International announced that the U.S. Department of State Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) had awarded the company with a $48.6 million contract. The purpose of the contract is to “recruit and support up to 100 UNPOL and...
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Taiwan Launches Disaster Mitigation Project in Haiti, Dominican Republic

April 24, 2013
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Taiwan Launches Disaster Mitigation Project in Haiti, Dominican Republic

Above: Port-au-Prince (CJ Photo) By the Caribbean Journal staff Taiwan is launching a disaster mitigation project in Haiti and the Dominican Republic, in partnership with the Pan-American Development Foundation. The six-month project will examine weaknesses in the environment in both countries which represent “imminent threats to the people of the community,” according to a...
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Training Program of IFC for Haitian bankers

April 24, 2013
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Training Program of IFC for Haitian bankers

The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, organized in Port-au-Prince from 22 to 26 April 2013, a 5-days training program, for 19 bankers in Haiti, from 3 banks, in order to help them to develop their trade finance operations, reduce risks and better serve small and medium enterprises, which...
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