Timberland Kicks Off National Tour of Documentary Film “KOMBIT: The Cooperative”

March 15, 2016
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Timberland Kicks Off National Tour of  Documentary Film “KOMBIT: The Cooperative”

Timberland Kicks Off National Tour of Documentary Film “KOMBIT: The Cooperative” Commitment to plant five million trees sows seeds of hope in Haiti Global outdoor lifestyle brand Timberland has announced the national tour of “KOMBIT: The Cooperative.” a documentary film chronicling a five-year project to reforest Haiti in partnership with the Smallholder Farmers Alliance...
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Zapping politics…

March 15, 2016
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Zapping politics…

Haiti Libre: Arnel Bélizaire launches a new party Friday, the former deputy Arnel Bélizaire officially launched a new political party “Defile Fòs Demokratik Revolisyonè”. The executive committee of this new political structure is composed of 9 members, including 4 women. The G9 and G48 are demanding the resignation of PM Senator Youri Latortue says...
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Haitians Lawsuit Against United Nations Over Cholera Continues

March 15, 2016
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Haitians Lawsuit Against United Nations Over Cholera Continues

The Source.com When cholera first appeared in Haiti, it caused massive panic throughout the country. It was reported well over 100,000 people were infected and close to 10,000 people were killed by the disease. Travel advisories were issued to tourists and foreigners with plans going to Haiti. News organizations headed towards the country to...
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Haiti – Jordan 2016 : End of the dream for young Grenadières U-17

March 15, 2016
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Haiti – Jordan 2016 : End of the dream for young Grenadières U-17

Haiti Libre: Sunday at Grenada Athletic Stadium (Grenada), as part of the final phase of qualifying for the FIFA World Cup (U-17) to be held from 30 September to 21 October 2016 in Jordan, the Grenadières faced Canada for the last ticket of the zone for Jordan 2016, at the small final, but despite...
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Haiti records nearly 100 cholera deaths in first two months of 2016

March 15, 2016
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Haiti records nearly 100 cholera deaths in first two months of 2016

PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti (CMC) — Haiti says it has recorded 96 people have died from cholera during the first two months of this year. The Ministry of Public Health and Population (MSPP) said there were also 7, 782 cases of the disease during the period January 1 to February 27. But it said...
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With Each New Discovery, Zika Virus Becomes More Frightening

March 15, 2016
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With Each New Discovery, Zika Virus Becomes More Frightening

Carol Pearson VOA News: Scientists are making new discoveries about the Zika virus almost daily, and the more they learn, the more frightening the virus becomes. Dr. Tom Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said Thursday that “there is nothing about Zika control that is quick or easy. The only...
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COMEDY – TRAGEDY CONTINUES – FRITZ JEAN IS AMERICAN

March 14, 2016
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COMEDY – TRAGEDY CONTINUES – FRITZ JEAN IS AMERICAN

Mars 14, 2016 I thought – from his photos – that we were looking at a Bolivian Pimp! But Fritz Jean is just the typical Haitian politician – a greedy,  unpatriotic criminal liar. Today – Fritz Jean had his lawyers appearing on Haitian radio stations, telling us that Fritz Jean had relinquished his American...
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PERE LEBRUN AURA-T-IL LE VISA CANADIEN?

March 14, 2016
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PERE LEBRUN AURA-T-IL LE VISA CANADIEN?

Mas 14, 2016 C’EST LA QUESTION QUE SE POSENT LES OBSERVATEURS ET ACTEURS DE LA SCENE POLITIQUE, INFORMES DE LA TENUE SUR LE TERRITOIRE CANADIEN D’UNE RENCONTRE DES AN-CIENS CHEFS D’ETATS HAITIENS EN VUE DE TROUVER UNE ISSUE A LA CRISE ELECTORALE. LE CANADA EST TRES SOURCILLEUX SUR LA QUESTION DES DROITS HUMAINS.ON PEUT...
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Haiti’s politicians are the ones accountable in election chaos -Interim government must not be allowed to prolong elections

March 14, 2016
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Haiti’s politicians are the ones accountable in election chaos -Interim government must not be allowed to prolong elections

BY ROGER F. NORIEGA rnoriega@aei.org Despite decades of engagement by the United States, the United Nations and international donors in Haiti, a democratically elected and accountable government has eluded that country for most of the last 30 years. Although Haitians have a right to expect their government to serve the common good, too many...
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Haiti – Cholera : Downward trend but… – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

March 14, 2016
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Haiti – Cholera : Downward trend but… – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Haiti Libre: Official data published by the Ministry of Public Health and Population (MSPP) indicate a gradual reduction in the number of cases. Indeed, from 1 January to 27 February, 7,782 cases and 96 deaths (65 institutional and 31 in community) have been reported, but the trend observed since January 1 to February 27...
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Haiti presidential candidate threatens to re-launch runoff campaign

March 14, 2016
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Haiti presidential candidate threatens to re-launch runoff campaign

By Jacqueline Charles jcharles@miamiherald.com One of the top two finishers in Haiti’s disputed presidential vote says he and his supporters will soon hit the streets if no clear signal is given about the fate of next month’s runoffs. “If on the 24th of March, no clear signal has been sent — and by a...
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CRISE AU SEIN DE L’ÉTAT : LA PRÉSIDENCE PROVISOIRE EST MAL PARTIE

March 14, 2016
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CRISE AU SEIN DE L’ÉTAT : LA PRÉSIDENCE PROVISOIRE EST MAL PARTIE

Depuis l’investiture du président provisoire, Jocelerme Privert, le 14 février dernier, une situation de tension règne au sommet de l’Etat.  Le discours de Privert le 7 février, lors président de l’Assemblée nationale, avait une allure on ne peut plus cavalière et annonçait déjà les couleurs de la confrontation. Dans la cour du Palais national,...
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Jovenel Moïse touts his entrepreneurial background in South Florida visit – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

March 11, 2016
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Jovenel Moïse touts his entrepreneurial background in South Florida visit – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Mars 11, 2016 BY JACQUELINE CHARLES One of the top two finishers in Haiti’s disputed presidential vote says he and his supporters will soon hit the streets if no clear signal is given about the fate of next month’s runoffs. “If on the 24th of March, no clear signal has been sent — and...
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Brazil’s mothers left to raise microcephaly babies alone

March 11, 2016
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Brazil’s mothers left to raise microcephaly babies alone

Ianka Mikaelle Barbosa, 18, poses for a photograph with Sophia, 18 days old, who is her second child and was born with microcephaly, at her house in Campina Grande, Brazil February 17, 2016. Reuters/Ricardo Moraes Ianka Barbosa was 7 months pregnant when she found out her child had microcephaly. Before the baby was even...
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CONFUSION- PM ?

March 11, 2016
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CONFUSION- PM ?

Mars 11, 2016 La commission spéciale chargée de vérifier l’éligibilité du Premier Ministre nommé, M Fritz Alphonse Jean est composé des membres suivants: - Benoit laguerre (PHTK) - Etienne Ronald (Consorcium) - Bossé Jean Robert (Organizasyon pep kap lite) - Franck Lauture (Organizasyon pep kap lite) - Salem Raphael (Verite) - Gerard Theramene (Verite)...
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Haiti: land of the free

March 11, 2016
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Haiti: land of the free

Emma Thomson – Financial Times. Long beset by corruption, colonial rule and natural disasters, the nation is at last beginning to attract adventurous travelers Trekking across the Haiti’s Central Plateau We were pacing along a russet mud track when a Creole call went up: “Gade! Blan yo se sou pye!” (“Look! The whites are...
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LE PRESIDENT PROVISOIRE D’HAITI,JOCELERME PRIVERT,EST-IL FOU?

March 10, 2016
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LE PRESIDENT PROVISOIRE D’HAITI,JOCELERME PRIVERT,EST-IL FOU?

LA REPONSE A CETTE QUESTION EST: NON.LE PRESIDENT PRIVERT N’EST PAS FOU. LE CONTRAIRE SERAIT ETONNANT. LES COMPTABLES,ECONOMISTES ET FISCALISTES SONT EN GENERAL DES HOMMES DE RAISON .OR,PRIVERT EST UN COMPTABLE DOUBLE D’UN FISCALISTE. ENSUITE,SE FAUFILER A TRAVERS LES MAILLES DE LA JUSTICE ET SE FAIRE UNE VIRGINITE AU-DESSOUS DE TOUT SOUPCON . APRES...
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Parliament forms its Permanent Commissions

March 10, 2016
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Parliament forms its Permanent Commissions

Haiti Libre: Wednesday, the two Houses of Parliament have separately gathered in plenary to constitute the Permanent Commissions. In the Senate it was the second time a plenary session was held (since 20 January), 22 Senators were present at the roll call where only the Senator Dieupie Chérubin (KID) was absent. During this session...
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Political standoff threatens to delay Haiti presidential elections

March 10, 2016
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Political standoff threatens to delay Haiti presidential elections

By Jacqueline Charles jcharles@miamiherald.com The United States’ leading envoy responsible for Haiti says the country’s twice-postponed presidential and partial legislative runoff elections that have been rescheduled for next month need to happen sooner rather than later. “These were the Haitians themselves who came up with these dates presumably because they believed they could meet...
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FLASH: A Haitian baby travel hidden in hand luggage

March 10, 2016
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FLASH: A Haitian baby travel hidden in hand luggage

Haiti Libre.com Monday out of the Air France flight #1891 from Istanbul (Turkey) to Paris-Roissy, board staff found in a canvas bag in the cabin accompanying a French passenger, a small Haitian-old girl of one or two years, traveling clandestinely. What is known about this incredible story is that this passenger tried to board...
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