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Life Opens Up for Group of Newly-Literate Adults in Southern Haiti

February 15, 2018
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Life Opens Up for Group of Newly-Literate Adults in Southern Haiti

Marise Laguerre (3rd from left) at the Adult Literacy program graduation ceremony in Camp Perrin, Haiti, Feb. 11, 2018. (Photo: Esnal Sincere/VOA Creole) Share CAMP PERRIN, HAITI —Marise Laguerre, 60, says she is thrilled. She has learned a skill many of us apply every day and take for granted. Laguerre can now read and...
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President Moïse presents the results of his first year in office

February 8, 2018
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President Moïse presents the results of his first year in office

Tuesday at the National Palace, on the eve of the end of his first year in power, President Jovenel Moïse at a press conference presented his record and awarded himself a good report, claiming to have worked to put Haiti on the path of change and development, give hope to the people and put...
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Haiti world champion of prison overcrowding- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

February 6, 2018
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Haiti world champion of prison overcrowding- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Haiti Libre According to a “World Prison Brief” ranking published at the end of last January, Haiti occupies the dishonorable first place out of 205 countries, for the most overcrowded prisons in the world, followed in 2nd place by the Philippines and El Salvador. In June 2016 (study reference) the 17 Haitian prisons in...
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National Carnival 2018 : D-6, Special Conference

February 6, 2018
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National Carnival 2018 : D-6, Special Conference

Haiti Libre: As part of the “Mondays of the Press”, a special conference was held at 6 days of the event around a set of arrangements made for the smooth running of the National Carnival in Port-au-Prince (11 to 13 February 2018). This special conference brought together Marie Greta Roy Clément, the Minister of...
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Why Justin Trudeau is not the leader many believe he is

February 6, 2018
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Why Justin Trudeau is not the leader many believe he is

This article was originally published on The Conversation, an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts. Disclosure information is available on the original site. —— Author: Grant Dawson, Assistant Professor of Social Science and International Politics, University of Nottingham Stephen Harper, Canada’s former prime minister, might well have been...
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Bad news, the cost of Dominican VISA increases by more than 50%- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

February 4, 2018
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Bad news, the cost of Dominican VISA increases by more than 50%- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Haiti Libre: Friday the Haitians received with surprise and anger the bad news of the increase by the Dominican Republic of more than 50% of the price of VISA entry to the neighboring territory. From now, the Multiple one-year Visa (the most sought after by Haitians) already very expensive which cost 230 US dollars,...
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‘We don’t need the US. They took our riches’: Young Haitian girl hailed a hero after cutting takedown of American relief effort

February 4, 2018
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‘We don’t need the US. They took our riches’: Young Haitian girl hailed a hero after cutting takedown of American relief effort

A Haitian schoolgirl has been hailed the nation’s “next President” after footage of her criticising America’s aid legacy attracted an outpouring of praise online. SEE HER SPEAK HERE The child, who has not been identified, told American TV host Conan O’Brien that Haiti did not need the help of America who “took our riches”. “They...
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Taiwan president might visit African and Caribbean allies in 2018

February 3, 2018
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Taiwan president might visit African and Caribbean allies in 2018

Two allies in Africa and four in the Caribbean might be on Tsai’s itinerary By Matthew Strong,Taiwan News, Staff Writer 2018/02/03 15:43 King Mswati III of Swaziland (front center). (By Associated Press) TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In order to shore up official diplomatic relations, President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) might visit two African allies and four...
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LAMBERT TRANSFERS PETROCARIBE TO CSCCA – ARISTIDE BETRAYED, DEMANDS RETURN $3,000,000 BRIBES PAID TO SENATORS!! SAME FOR POTENTATES OF POWER??

February 3, 2018
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LAMBERT TRANSFERS PETROCARIBE TO CSCCA – ARISTIDE  BETRAYED,  DEMANDS RETURN $3,000,000  BRIBES PAID TO SENATORS!! SAME FOR POTENTATES OF POWER??

Feb 3, 2018 Moments after news of Senate President Lambert’s decision to pass the PETROCARIBE dossier to the Court of Superior Accounts, ex-President Aristide erupted. The Little Priest demanded return of the millions he advanced to his Senate associates to obtain their success in having the dossier accepted. This would have seen his opponents...
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MARTELLY REPLIES

February 2, 2018
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MARTELLY REPLIES

Feb 2 2018 Michel Martelly, ex-President,  Sweet Micky, and ongoing Statesman replies! President Martelly spends some time on TNH discussing the present situation and the Jovenel Moise Presidency. https://www.facebook.com/RTNH08/videos/1732389176800683/ The one important point that I walk away with is the simple fact that President Martelly has no blood on his hands, or conscience, unlike...
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What A Haitian Entrepreneur And Haitian-American Nurse Can Teach Us About Identity

February 2, 2018
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What A Haitian Entrepreneur And Haitian-American Nurse Can Teach Us About Identity

Peggy Yu , Women@Forbes Tweet This “I am a woman first. And then a strong Haitian woman.” “I’m very comfortable with my femininity and my assertiveness. In Haitian culture, women are the center of the household; providers and caretakers. Just because I can cook at home doesn’t mean I can’t run a multimillion dollar...
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Haiti’s President Says Trump Got at Least One Thing Right

February 2, 2018
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Haiti’s President Says Trump Got at Least One Thing Right

By Ezra Fieser February 1, 2018, 6:57 AM PST Billions in foreign money being ‘wasted,’ Haiti’s Moise says U.S. diplomat embarrassed when called to explain Trump comment President Donald Trump may have a point when he says the U.S. is wasting money sending aid to foreign countries. And that’s according to the president of...
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The Minister Cadet provides an update on the major issues of his Ministry

January 31, 2018
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The Minister Cadet provides an update on the major issues of his Ministry

Haiti Libre: In the context of the Mondays of the Press, Pierre Josué Agénor Cadet, the Minister of National Education provided an update on major issues of his Ministry, in particular the appointment of teachers, the Universal Schooling Program, Free and Compulsory (PSUGO), the Nationalization Program for Community Schools (PRONEC) and school infrastructure. Thus...
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Sen. Lindsey Graham confronted president on ‘sh–hole’ comment, fellow senator says

January 31, 2018
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Sen. Lindsey Graham confronted president on ‘sh–hole’ comment, fellow senator says

Graham challenged derogatory comments allegedly made by President Donald Trump Carla Field: WASHINGTON, D.C. — A fellow senator says South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham was the first to confront President Donald Trump about a derogatory comment several people say the president made about Haiti and African countries during an Oval Office meeting discussing Deferred...
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With State Of The Union Guests, Democrats Send Trump A Message

January 30, 2018
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With State Of The Union Guests, Democrats Send Trump A Message

Nearly 30 Democratic lawmakers have invited Dreamers to Trump’s first State of the Union address. By Marina Fang WASHINGTON — Each year, Capitol Hill lawmakers can bring guests to the president’s State of the Union address, often selecting people who represent a political message. Ahead of Donald Trump’s first State of the Union on Tuesday,...
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US Sen. Elizabeth Warren plans to bring Haitian immigrant Jean Bradley Derenoncourt as guest to State of the Union

January 29, 2018
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US Sen. Elizabeth Warren plans to bring Haitian immigrant Jean Bradley Derenoncourt as guest to State of the Union

By Gintautas Dumcius gdumcius@masslive.com Jean Bradley Derenoncourt, a Haitian-American man and a Brockton city councilor at-large, is joining US Sen. Elizabeth Warren as her guest at President Donald Trump’s first State of the Union. “I’m honored that Jean Bradley will be my guest for the State of the Union. His story embodies American values...
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South Florida Rep. Frederica Wilson to Skip State of The Union Address Tuesday

January 29, 2018
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South Florida Rep. Frederica Wilson to Skip State of The Union Address Tuesday

(WTVJ) – As a number of Congressional members and other government officials have said they will not attend President Trump’s first State of the Union address on Tuesday, one South Florida representative who has publicly feuded with Trump is adding her name to the list. Rep. Frederica Wilson, in an interview with CNN on...
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Hunger continues to intensify in conflict zones, UN agencies report to Security Council

January 29, 2018
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Hunger continues to intensify in conflict zones, UN agencies report to Security Council

A mother, displaced with her family, feeds her 18-month-old daughter at a shelter in a village rural Damascus. (file) Photo: WFP/Abeer Etefa Print 29 January 2018 – Food insecurity – or lack of access to enough food – continues to worsen in places torn by conflict, United Nations agencies reported Monday, listing Yemen, South...
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Haiti – Army : Presentation to the OAS of the White Paper on National Defense of Haiti

January 26, 2018
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Haiti – Army : Presentation to the OAS of the White Paper on National Defense of Haiti

Haiti Libre On Wednesday, the Permanent Council of the Organization of American States (OAS) held a special meeting at its headquarters in Washington, DC, where it received Hervé Denis, the Minister of Defense of Haiti who presented the “White Paper on National Defense and security for sustainable economic and social development in Haiti” whose...
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Pope Francis with president of Haiti, Jovenel Moïse

January 26, 2018
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Pope Francis with president of Haiti, Jovenel Moïse

The president of Haiti, Jovenel Moïse, met with the Holy Father in the Apostolic Palace. The two discussed the country’s main social problems, especially poverty. Haiti has yet to recover from natural disasters like a 2010 earthquake or Hurrican Matthew in 2016. Social crisis is coupled with a political one. Jovenel Moïse was elected...
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