Earthquake/CHOLERA

Articles and image gallery from the 2010 earthquakes in Haiti

Embry-Riddle’s Project Haiti helps bring clean water to those in need

April 2, 2013
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Embry-Riddle’s Project Haiti helps bring clean water to those in need

DAYTONA BEACH — Yung Wong can’t forget the children he saw in Haiti. Some had lumps near their bellybuttons caused by intestinal problems from contaminated drinking water. The memory has made Wong passionate about the importance of purifying water. “(Seeing the children) just reinforced what we are trying to do with Project Haiti,” said...
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Le Fonds d’Assistance Economique et Sociale (FAES). Une Equipe Dynamique au Service des communautés.

March 30, 2013
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Le Fonds d’Assistance Economique et Sociale (FAES). Une Equipe Dynamique au Service des communautés.

Mission Le FAES a pour mission d’accompagner les communautés défavorisées dans le développement de leurs capacités et la valorisation de leurs potentialités en vue de dégager une vision commune de leur avenir en apportant l’appui nécessaire à leur renforcement et en finançant des projets prioritaires identifiés par ces communautés. De ce fait, il constitue...
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Haïti et Onu : Michel Forst inquiet pour Haïti et s’explique sur sa démission

March 29, 2013
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Haïti et Onu : Michel Forst inquiet pour Haïti et s’explique sur sa démission

A mes amis d’Haïti ! Parce que j’ai démissionné de mon mandat d’Expert Indépendant sur la situation des droits de l’Homme en Haïti lors de la présentation de mon rapport devant le Conseil des Droits de l’Homme des Nations unies, il m’a se A mes amis d’Haïti ! Parce que j’ai démissionné de mon...
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WILD – TRULY WILD!!! EXPERIENCE HAITI FROM A HANG GLIDER – A VIEW LIKE NONE OTHER

March 29, 2013
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WILD – TRULY WILD!!!  EXPERIENCE HAITI FROM A HANG GLIDER – A VIEW LIKE NONE OTHER

WATCH THE STUNNING VIDEO OF THE FLIGHT OVER BEAUTIFUL SCENERY vimeo.com/44587335
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UN Initiative Addressing Migration From Northwestern Coast-Added COMMENTARY BY HAITIAN-TRUTH

March 28, 2013
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UN Initiative Addressing Migration From Northwestern Coast-Added COMMENTARY BY HAITIAN-TRUTH

Above: Haiti’s northwest coast (UN Photo) By the Caribbean Journal staff The United Nation’s International Organization for Migration has received $100,000 from the United States Department of State for a programme that discourages “dangerous irregular migration” from Haiti’s northwestern coast. The programme, which first started in 2009, focused on two main aims: providing direct...
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Haiti welcomes first US brand hotel in a decade

March 27, 2013
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Haiti welcomes first US brand hotel in a decade

The first U.S. brand — and Haiti’s second luxury hotel to open in three months — will welcome its first guests Thursday. Designed for the business traveler, the Best Western Premier, a 106-room seven-story hotel in tony Petionville is finally making its debut. A soft-opening is planned for April 4, but guests will get...
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Uruguay Reinforces Bilateral Ties With Haiti

March 27, 2013
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Uruguay Reinforces Bilateral Ties With Haiti

Port au Prince, Haiti. Photo by Ketounette This past Monday, Uruguay’s Foreign Minister, Luis Almagro, handed to the Haitian Delegation in the United Nations the amount of $3,477,770 million, which represents the solidarity of each Uruguayan with the Haitian people. Foreign Minister Almagro visited New York to participate in a series of activities related...
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UN chief names new force commander for Haiti peacekeeping mission

March 27, 2013
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UN chief names new force commander for Haiti peacekeeping mission

Xinhua | 2013-3-28 8:52:03 By Agencies United Nations Secretary- General Ban Ki-moon on Wednesday announced his appointment of Lieutenant General Edson Pujol of Brazil as Force Commander of the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH). “Lieutenant General Pujol succeeds Major General Fernando Rodriguez Goulart, also of Brazil, who completed his assignment on 27...
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Haiti Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe Heads to Cote d’Ivoire

March 27, 2013
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Haiti Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe Heads to Cote d’Ivoire

Above: Haiti Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe By the Caribbean Journal staff Haiti Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe departed Tuesday for a three-day trip to Cote d’Ivoire, his office announced. The trip to Abidjan will include meetings with Ivorian Prime Minister Daniel Kablan Duncan and President Alassane Ouattara. The purpose of the visit iis to discuss...
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A new dawn for one of Haiti’s most notorious slums

March 27, 2013
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A new dawn for one of Haiti’s most notorious slums

Village de Dieu or Village of God has long been known as a refuge for gangs and kidnappers. But three years after Haiti’s tragic Jan. 12, 2010 earthquake and subsequent deadly cholera outbreak 10 months later, residents are finding hope in the efforts of an AIDS clinic that is bringing comprehensive healthcare to help...
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