Earthquake/CHOLERA

Articles and image gallery from the 2010 earthquakes in Haiti

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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US official visits Haiti to help country improve procedures for adoptions by foreigners

February 4, 2014
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US official visits Haiti to help country improve procedures for adoptions by foreigners

Startribune.com PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — A U.S. State Department official is visiting Haiti to help the impoverished Caribbean nation improve its procedures for adoptions by foreigners. The agency said in a statement Monday that special adviser for children’s issues Susan Jacobs is in Haiti for three days to discuss adoptions following Haiti’s recent ratification of...
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Haiti earthquake refugees trade golf course camp for humble homes

February 4, 2014
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Haiti earthquake refugees trade golf course camp for humble homes

A boy stands at a makeshift camp on the grounds of the Petionville Golf Course in Port-au-Prince, Haiti in this January 26, 2010 file photo. Credit: Reuters/Carlos Barria/Files By Amelie Baron (Reuters) – The tents are gone and clean up crews are grooming the grounds of the Petionville country club golf course, which served...
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DANGEROUS THREAT TO MARTELLY GOVERNMENT AS LAVALAS AGITATORS WORK TO CREATE CHAOTIC TEACHERS’ STRIKE AND STUDENT PROTEST-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

February 4, 2014
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DANGEROUS THREAT TO MARTELLY GOVERNMENT AS LAVALAS AGITATORS WORK TO CREATE CHAOTIC TEACHERS’ STRIKE AND STUDENT PROTEST-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

WW4report.com Haitian public school teachers started an open-ended strike on Jan. 22 around demands for higher salaries, payment of back pay, access to public credit programs and a regularization of job categories. After Jan. 22-23 talks with the national education minister, Vanneur Pierre, and others, a coalition of teachers’ unions—including the National Confederation of...
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