The tiny houses costing only $5,000 that are playing their small part to help solve homelessness

February 26, 2014
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The tiny houses costing only $5,000 that are playing their small part to help solve homelessness

They have traditionally attracted those planning on downsizing or looking to simplify their lives for financial or environmental reasons. But there is now another group of people benefiting from the growing small-dwelling movement – the homeless. Efforts to construct the compact buildings are growing across the U.S. because they are cheaper than a traditional...
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Mardi Gras celebrations are underway in Haiti, with a surprise band from Canada

February 25, 2014
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Mardi Gras celebrations are underway in Haiti, with a surprise band from Canada

PRI.ORG Popular Haitian musicians performed on Jacmel’s Carnival concert stage this past weekend in Jacmel, Haiti. Also there was Régine Chassagne and Win Butler. They’re the power couple behind Montreal alt-rock band Arcade Fire. Chassagne says they were basically there to have fun. “Ha! I don’t know where we fit in. We’re just celebrating,...
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Haiti gears up for pre-lent festivities

February 25, 2014
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Haiti gears up for pre-lent festivities


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Global leaders call on Haiti’s feuding factions to salvage talks, elections

February 25, 2014
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Global leaders call on Haiti’s feuding factions to salvage talks, elections

By jacqueline charles jcharles@MiamiHerald.com A high-level delegation of former presidents from around the globe ended a three-day mission to Haiti on Friday, calling on the country’s bickering political factions to sign an accord to salvage the long overdue elections that Haitian President Michel Martelly promised would take place this year. Cassam Uteem, head of...
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Democratic Party arm criticized in Haiti project for spending on big foreign salaries and Washington office overhead

February 25, 2014
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Democratic Party arm criticized in Haiti project for spending on big foreign salaries and Washington office overhead

George Russell-Fox News An arm of the Democratic Party chaired by former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright, that aims to support democracy in foreign countries, has been sharply criticized by an important donor for spending nearly 40 percent of the budget of a project in disaster-battered Haiti on foreign salaries and Washington office overhead,...
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OAS Insider Details Proposed Coup Against Haiti’s Preval and Cholera’s ‘Genocide by Negligence’-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

February 25, 2014
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OAS Insider Details Proposed Coup Against Haiti’s Preval and Cholera’s ‘Genocide by Negligence’-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

In a new book, International Crossroads and Failures in Haiti, Brazilian professor Ricardo Seitenfus, former Organization of American States (OAS) Ambassador to Haiti, details international meddling in Haiti’s 2010 elections, discussions by a “core group” of a coup to force then-President René Préval from office, and ballot box tinkering that guaranteed candidate Jude Celestin...
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Auto-Route Delmas-Nazon aprè leur tout travay yo fini

February 25, 2014
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Auto-Route Delmas-Nazon aprè leur tout travay yo fini

A la bel bagay ki pral fet nan peyian’nm . Woy !woy! woy ! Aibobo…..Aibobo…..Aibobo…. pou dirijan peyian’nm. ke Bondye beni nou pou bel plan travay ke nou pral realize nan peyian’nm . Auto-Route Delmas-Nazon aprè leur tout travay yo fini. Eske lòt yo te ka fè sa. Viv Martelly! Viv gouvènman chanjman tèt...
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VIDEO DE LA RENCONTRE ENTRE LE PAPE FRANCOIS ET LE PRESIDENT MARTELLY ACCOMPAGNEE DE SA DELEGATION

February 25, 2014
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VIDEO DE LA RENCONTRE ENTRE LE PAPE FRANCOIS ET LE PRESIDENT MARTELLY ACCOMPAGNEE DE SA DELEGATION


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L’ex-Premier ministre britannique, Tony Blair visite Haïti

February 25, 2014
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L’ex-Premier ministre britannique, Tony Blair visite Haïti

L‘ancien Premier ministre britannique, M. Tony Blair visitera Haïti, ce mardi 25 février 2014, dans le cadre d’une rencontre de travail avec le chef du Gouvernement haïtien, S.E.M. Laurent Lamothe. Ce sera l’occasion pour M. Blair de constater les progrès réalisés en Haïti, 4 ans après le tremblement de terre du 12 janvier 2010....
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Note du Réseau National de Défense des Droits Humais (RNDDH)

February 24, 2014
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Note du Réseau National de Défense des Droits Humais (RNDDH)

MASSACRE DE LA SCIERIE : LE RNDDH SOUHAITE LA REPRISE, AU PLUS VITE, DU DOSSIER ARREST ARISTIDE AND PREVAL Publié par haiti-refondation-org Le Réseau National de Défense des Droits Humais (RNDDH) rappelle qu’au début du mois de février 2004, le Pouvoir lavalas avait exercé une action punitive au quartier deLa Scierie à Saint-Marc (bastion de...
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Réception offerte par l’Ambassade d’Haïti près le Saint-Siège sous le haut patronage de Son Excellence Monsieur Michel Joseph Martelly, Président de la République en l’honneur de Son Eminence, le Cardinal Chibly LANGLOIS

February 24, 2014
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Réception offerte par l’Ambassade d’Haïti près le Saint-Siège sous le haut patronage de Son Excellence Monsieur Michel Joseph Martelly, Président de la République en l’honneur de Son Eminence, le Cardinal Chibly LANGLOIS


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Ile-à-Vache 21 février. Dialogue avec la population. Visite du Premier Ministre Laurent Lamothe

February 24, 2014
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Ile-à-Vache 21 février. Dialogue avec la population. Visite du Premier Ministre Laurent Lamothe


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Deforestation Serious Problem

February 23, 2014
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Deforestation Serious Problem

Deforestation is one of many issues that plague the world’s environment today. Some potential environmental problems, such as climate change, are difficult to evaluate. Vanishing forests are something that can be readily observed. Perhaps this is what makes deforestation such a disturbing and serious problem. Forests, particularly tropical rainforests, are hot spots in terms...
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NOTRE PREMIER CARDINAL CHIBLY LANGLOIS

February 23, 2014
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NOTRE PREMIER CARDINAL CHIBLY LANGLOIS


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Le Premier Ministre s’engage à faire de cette île historique, l’une des plus grandes destinations touristiques de la Caraïbe l’un des plus importants et ambitieux chantiers du quinquennat du Président Martelly.

February 23, 2014
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Le Premier Ministre s’engage à faire de cette île historique, l’une des plus grandes destinations touristiques de la Caraïbe l’un des plus importants et ambitieux chantiers du quinquennat du Président Martelly.


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How A Wearable Patch Could Help Prevent Mosquito Bites

February 23, 2014
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How A Wearable Patch Could Help Prevent Mosquito Bites

(photo credit: iStockphoto) By Brian Honigman Many have experienced the annoying itch of a mosquito bite from time spent outdoors, but few have been able to find relief from this problem since repellents are often ineffective, clumsy or potentially toxic. Kite, a new wearable patch, may be the solution to the fight against mosquitoes...
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President Martelly et Francois Hollande

February 22, 2014
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President Martelly et Francois Hollande


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Pope Inducts New Cardinals

February 22, 2014
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Pope Inducts New Cardinals

Pope Francis, right, salutes Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI at the end of a consistory inside the St. Peter’s Basilica at the Vatican, Feb.22, 2014. VOA News February 22, 2014 Pope Emeritus Benedict made a surprise appearance at a ceremony Saturday at which his successor Pope Francis elevated 19 prelates to the rank of cardinal....
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Genetically modified potatoes ‘resist late blight’

February 22, 2014
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Genetically modified potatoes ‘resist late blight’

By Matt McGrath Environment correspondent, BBC News Scientists have developed a variety of Desiree potatoes that are resistant to late blight British scientists have developed genetically modified potatoes that are resistant to the vegetable’s biggest threat – blight. A three-year trial has shown that these potatoes can thrive despite being exposed to late onset...
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Le Pape François serait bientôt en visite en Haïti

February 22, 2014
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Le Pape François serait bientôt en visite en Haïti

Durant son passage en France, particulièrement à Paris, le Président haïtien, dans une interview accordée récemment à la chaine de Télévision France24, dit nourrir l’intention d’inviter le pape François à visiter Haïti. Cette invitation sera soutenue par le cardinal Chibly Langlois, ce dernier qui avait manifesté ce désir de faire venir le souverain pontife...
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