Earthquake/CHOLERA

Articles and image gallery from the 2010 earthquakes in Haiti

As aid to Haiti slows, a private coffee co-op scores loans and turns heads

March 3, 2013
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As aid to Haiti slows, a private coffee co-op scores loans and turns heads

A woman carries coffee to sell as she passes by a house destroyed by the January 2010 earthquake in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, a year after its catastrophic earthquake. A Haitian coffee co-op is a bright spot among the Caribbean nation’s recovery efforts. Kena Betancur/Reuters/File On the third anniversary of the quake that killed nearly 300,000,...
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What Happened To The Aid Meant To Rebuild Haiti?-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

February 28, 2013
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What Happened To The Aid Meant To Rebuild Haiti?-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

by Jason Beaubien NPR: Many homes that were rebuilt after the earthquake in 2010 are even more dangerous than the original ones. This three-story home was put up after the quake but is already slated for demolition to make way for an 18-unit housing project. David Gilkey/NPR After a devastating earthquake hit Haiti in...
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Vers la redynamisation de la coopération entre Haïti et le Vietnam

February 27, 2013
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Vers la redynamisation de la coopération entre Haïti et le Vietnam

Vers la redynamisation de la coopération entre Haïti et le Vietnam.Le Premier ministre, Laurent Salvador Lamothe s’est entretenu,hier lundi, avec le ministre de l’information et de la communication vietnamien sur l’état d’avancement de la coopération entre les deux pays. Ils ont également parlé de la qualité du service téléphonique, qui est importante pour la...
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Le Canada continuera à soutenir des projets d’aide au développement en Haïti

February 27, 2013
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Le Canada continuera à soutenir des projets d’aide au développement en Haïti

Le Canada continuera à soutenir des projets d’aide au développement en Haïti.De passage à Port-au-Prince, lundi, le ministre des Affaires étrangères, John Baird, s’est dit satisfait des progrès accomplis sur le terrain depuis un an. Il s’est aussi félicité de voir que le Canada a un partenaire «stable» avec le gouvernement que dirige le...
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Reconstruction : Visit of two Canadian Ministers

February 26, 2013
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Reconstruction : Visit of two Canadian Ministers

Haiti Libre: Monday, John Baird, Canada’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and Diane Ablonczy, Minister of State of Foreign Affairs (Americas and Consular Affairs), visited Haiti to see first-hand the contributions that Canada has been making to the country’s development. The ministers also met with Haitian President Michel Martelly and Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe to...
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How the U.N. caused Haiti’s Cholera crisis — and Won’t Be Held Responsible

February 26, 2013
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How the U.N. caused Haiti’s Cholera crisis — and Won’t Be Held Responsible

The Atlantic: Armin Rosen – Armin Rosen writes for and produces The Atlantic‘s International Channel. The organization is functionally above the law — and victims of Haiti’s cholera outbreak aren’t the only ones paying the price. Boys on their way to fill water jugs pause near a cross adorned with black cloth on a hill overlooking...
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Haitian-Truth: Reality, at least 20,000 probably lost to MINUSTAH created Cholera Epidemic-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

February 26, 2013
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Haitian-Truth: Reality, at least 20,000 probably lost to MINUSTAH created Cholera Epidemic-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

A horrendous mistake made by the United Nations has led to the death of 8,000 Haitians since 2010. Why do U.N. leaders refuse to take responsibility for Haiti’s cholera epidemic? Posted Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, at 6:19 PM In 2010, the United Nations sent a group of soldiers from Nepal on a largely U.S.-financed...
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Visit of an important delegation of Vietnam

February 25, 2013
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Visit of an important delegation of Vietnam

HAITI LIBRE:25/02/2013 10:49:24 Following the visit of the Head of Government in Vietnam, from 16 to 18 December 2012, Mr. Nguyen Bac Son, Vietnamese Minister of Information and Communication, at the head of an important delegation arrived Sunday in Haiti. Mr. Nguyen Bac Son, will be received by the Prime Minister, Laurent Lamothe, at...
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Haiti must ensure justice for victims of past human rights violations – UN official-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

February 22, 2013
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Haiti must ensure justice for victims of past human rights violations – UN official-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Haitians stand outside the Tribunal de Paix building in the town of Grand Boucan in May 2012. UN Photo/Victoria Hazou 21 February 2013 – A senior United Nations official today urged Haiti to ensure there is no impunity for human rights violations committed during the presidency of Jean-Claude Duvalier, who is scheduled to appear...
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