Earthquake/CHOLERA

Articles and image gallery from the 2010 earthquakes in Haiti

Haiti’s Michel Martelly promises elections, gets rave reviews in Washington

February 7, 2014
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Haiti’s Michel Martelly promises elections, gets rave reviews in Washington

By jacqueline charles and Lesley Clark jcharles@MiamiHerald.com WASHINGTON — Haiti President Michel Martelly, who has been pilloried at home, received rave reviews in his first major visit to Washington this week after signaling a willingness to compromise on long-delayed elections. Some hope he was not “blowing smoke.” Haitians back on the island say the...
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Le Président Obama salue les progrès de l’administration Martelly dans divers domaines.

February 7, 2014
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Le Président Obama salue les progrès de l’administration Martelly dans divers domaines.

Le Président de la République, S.E.M. Michel Joseph Martelly, a été reçu, ce jeudi 6 Février 2014, à la Maison Blanche, par son homologue américain, M. Barack Obama. Dans une atmosphère très cordiale, les deux Présidents ont échangé, dans le Bureau ovale, autour du renforcement des liens de coopération entre Haïti et les Etats-Unis...
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Staffing, other problems still plague US church group working to regain Haiti orphanage permit

February 6, 2014
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Staffing, other problems still plague US church group working to regain Haiti orphanage permit

Edmonton Journal In this Feb. 1, 2014 photo, young orphans play inside the U.S. Church of Bible Understanding-run orphanage in Kenscoff, Haiti. The Church of Bible Understanding lost accreditation to run the orphanage after a series of inspections beginning in late 2012, though the government lacks the resources to shut down homes except in...
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Obama to Haitian president: US will stand with Haiti as earthquake recovery continues-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

February 6, 2014
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Obama to Haitian president: US will stand with Haiti as earthquake recovery continues-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

President Barack Obama and Haiti President Michel Martelly shake hands during a photo opportunity in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 6, 2014. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) Feb. 6, 2014 Leave a Comment SHARE By DARLENE SUPERVILLE, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Four years after a powerful earthquake devastated Haiti,...
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Le Président de la République débute sa visite officielle à Washington Le Chef de l’Etat s’engage une fois de plus au développement d’Haïti .

February 6, 2014
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Le Président de la République débute sa visite officielle à Washington Le Chef de l’Etat s’engage une fois de plus au développement d’Haïti .

Avec Martelly et Lamothe Haïti est en de bonnes mains . Port-au-Prince, mercredi 5 Février 2014 : Le Président de la République, S.E.M. Michel Joseph Martelly, s’est entretenu, le mercredi 5 Février 2014, au Rayburn House, dans le cadre de sa visite officielle à Washington, dans un premier temps, avec le Député républicain Matt...
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Amnesty Intl says Haiti camp residents, cops clash

February 5, 2014
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Amnesty Intl says Haiti camp residents, cops clash

The Associated Press PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti—An international advocacy group says Haitian police clashed with hundreds of residents in a camp for people displaced by the 2010 earthquake.Amnesty International said Tuesday that officers showed up at the makeshift settlement north of Port-au-Prince and fired their weapons in the air while ordering people to vacate. Residents responded...
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Progress made between Haiti, Dominican Republic

February 5, 2014
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Progress made between Haiti, Dominican Republic

Haitians deported from Dominican Republic wait to board a bus to be taken to their hometown. PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti (CMC) JamaicaObserver.com– The Dominican Republic will present new legislation to Parliament on February 27 to address the Constitutional court ruling that denies citizenship to children of Haitian migrants in the Spanish-speaking country. A joint...
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Haiti’s delayed elections is top of agenda during Martelly’s meetings

February 5, 2014
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Haiti’s delayed elections is top of agenda during Martelly’s meetings

By jacqueline charles and Lesley Clark jcharles@MiamiHerald.com WASHINGTON — Haiti President Michel Martelly is likely to feel pressure on scheduling elections in Haiti as he meets Wednesday with lawmakers on Capitol Hill, ahead of a Thursday meeting with President Barack Obama at the White House. At least a dozen members of the House Foreign...
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OAS Anti-Corruption Mechanism to Conduct On-Site Visit to Haiti

February 5, 2014
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OAS Anti-Corruption Mechanism to Conduct On-Site Visit to Haiti

sflcn.com PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti – A Commission from the OAS Mechanism for Follow-Up on the Implementation of the Inter-American Convention against Corruption (MESICIC) will conduct, from April 8 to 10, an on-site visit to Haiti with the consent of the host country, as part of the follow-up process carried out by the Mechanism...
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Staffing, other problems still plague US church group working to regain Haiti orphanage permit

February 4, 2014
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Staffing, other problems still plague US church group working to regain Haiti orphanage permit

Startribune.com BenFOX AP news: PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — A troubled Haitian orphanage run by a small and apparently well-funded U.S. church has made cosmetic changes in the two months since an Associated Press report exposed squalor and neglect, but has not done enough to address staffing problems and other issues that could put children at...
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