Earthquake/CHOLERA

Articles and image gallery from the 2010 earthquakes in Haiti

$2.5M to equip in solar energy Hospital La Providence in Gonaïves

May 26, 2014
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$2.5M to equip in solar energy Hospital La Providence in Gonaïves

Covering an area of ​​10,380 m2 and a capacity of 200 beds, the new Hospital will have for vocationcare for mothers and children. It will include among others: 4 hospitalization blocks, 1 surgical block, maternity, intensive care unit, particularly for newborns, an emergency department, a laboratory and a pharmacy, among others… The inauguration of...
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Haiti Gets $45 Million Tourism Development Grant From World Bank

May 26, 2014
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Haiti Gets $45 Million Tourism Development Grant From World Bank

Above: Haiti’s National History Park By the Caribbean Journal staff The World Bank’s Board of Directors has approved a $45 million grant to develop tourism in Haiti. The grant from the International Development Association aims to improve access, conservation and management at the World Heritage Site of Haiti’s National History Park and the historic...
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Palm Beach County man diagnosed with chikungunya

May 23, 2014
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Palm Beach County man diagnosed with chikungunya

A 66-year-old man became the first person in Palm Beach County — and the fourth in Florida — to come down with chikungunya fever after contracting the mosquito-borne virus in the Caribbean, the county Health Department announced Wednesday. The unidentified man began feeling ill on May 15, shortly after returning home from a trip...
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Haiti’s Michel Martelly Visits Cuba to Reinforce Cooperation

May 22, 2014
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Haiti’s Michel Martelly Visits Cuba to Reinforce Cooperation

Tamaño letra: HAVANA, Cuba, May 20 (acn) Haiti’s President Michel Martelly traveled on Monday to Cuba to talk collaboration relations with government authorities, the announcement was made by the head of state on his twitter account. According to PL news agency, Martelly wrote on twitter that he had left Haiti Monday morning for Havana...
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Bill, Hillary and the Haiti Debacle by Mary O’Grady

May 22, 2014
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Bill, Hillary and the Haiti Debacle by Mary O’Grady

Former US President Bill Clinton and US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton attend the grand opening ceremony of the new Caracol Industrial Park in Caracol, Haiti on October 22, 2012. Agence France-Presse/Getty Images Haitians are upset by the reconstruction effort managed by the Clintons. Wall Street Journal,  May 18, 2014:  —The news website Tout...
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Haiti earthquake recovery a debacle under management of Mr. and Mrs. Clinton-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

May 22, 2014
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Haiti earthquake recovery a debacle under management of Mr. and Mrs. Clinton-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Any examination of Hillary Clinton’s qualifications for president should include close study of the Interim Haiti Recovery Commission (IHRC), set up to raise money and Haiti recover from its devastating 7.0 earthquake four years ago. IHRC is headed by Bill Clinton and initially functioned during the period his wife was Secretary of State, running...
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Bill, Hillary and the Haiti Debacle

May 19, 2014
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Bill, Hillary and the Haiti Debacle

Haitians are upset by the reconstruction effort managed by the Clintons. MARY ANASTASIA O’GRADY May 18, 2014 The Americas The news website Tout Haiti reported last month that two prominent lawyers have petitioned Haiti’s Superior Court of Auditors and administrative Disputes, demanding an audit of Bill Clinton’s management of the Interim Haiti Recovery Commission...
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Dominican legislators approve citizenship bill

May 17, 2014
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Dominican legislators approve citizenship bill

By EZEQUIEL ABIU LOPEZ Associated Press SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic — Legislators on Friday unanimously approved a bill they say would allow thousands of people of Haitian descent born in the Dominican Republic the opportunity to obtain naturalized citizenship. The Dominican lower house originally was expected to create a committee to analyze the bill,...
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Digicel Foundation is committing for 3 years to the FLADH

May 17, 2014
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Digicel Foundation is committing for 3 years to the FLADH

Haiti Libre: The Digicel Foundation, once again, is helping to strengthen communities in Haiti, announcing a new partnership with the Fondation l’Athlétique d’Haïti (FLADH). Valued at more than 10 million gourdes and over a period of 3 years, this funding is part of the community projects of the Digicel Foundation whose main objective is...
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Mosquito-borne chikungunya virus spreading rapidly in Haiti

May 14, 2014
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Mosquito-borne chikungunya virus spreading rapidly in Haiti

An aedes aegypti mosquito, responsible for spreading the chikungunya virus, is shown on human skin. (AP Photo/USDA, File) A mosquito-borne virus that was detected for the first time in Haiti last week has quickly spread throughout the Caribbean nation, a health official said Tuesday. Some 1,529 cases of the chikungunya virus have been confirmed,...
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