Bell and Milestone support Airlink relief efforts in Haiti following Hurricane Matthew

November 4, 2016
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Bell and Milestone support Airlink relief efforts in Haiti following Hurricane Matthew

Helicopters are once again proving their worth in the wake of Hurricane Matthew, and three firms – Bell Helicopter, Airlink and GE – have combined efforts to match helicopter capability with the essential need to transport aid workers and supplies to regions in Haiti inaccessible by any other means. Shortly after the disaster hit...
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Hurricane survivors’ lives in limbo as Haiti tries again to hold vote

November 4, 2016
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Hurricane survivors’ lives in limbo as Haiti tries again to hold vote

A boy looks inside a classroom in an area affected by Hurricane Matthew in Jeremie, Haiti, November 3, 2016. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares By Makini Brice | JEREMIE, Haiti Haiti launched its ill-fated presidential campaign for the fifth time in a year on Thursday, but people in the hurricane-destroyed southwestern town of Jeremie have more...
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US election 2016: What really happened with the Clintons in Haiti?

November 3, 2016
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US election 2016: What really happened with the Clintons in Haiti?

Donald Trump has said the work of Bill and Hillary Clinton in Haiti was a “disgrace”. What really happened? “The Clinton family, they are crooks, they are thieves, they are liars,” says Haitian activist Dahoud Andre. He has been leading protests outside the Clinton Foundation headquarters in Manhattan and Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign base...
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Haiti’s Jacobin

November 2, 2016
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Haiti’s Jacobin

A new biography explores the mysterious life and times of Toussaint Louverture. By David A. Bell The Nation.com Général Toussaint Louverture (1743–1803), detail, artist unknown. (New York Public Library) Historians generally try not to favor the rich and powerful, but their efforts are all too often frustrated by the ways that inequality can structure...
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Haiti: Price bulletin, October 2016

November 2, 2016
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Haiti: Price bulletin, October 2016

The Famine Early Warning Systems Network (FEWS NET) monitors trends in staple food prices in countries vulnerable to food insecurity. For each FEWS NET country and region, the Price Bulletin provides a set of charts showing monthly prices in the current marketing year in selected urban centers and allowing users to compare current trends...
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THE CEP IS PLAYING MIND GAMES – PRETENDING THEY ARE READY FOR THE VOTE

November 2, 2016
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THE CEP IS PLAYING MIND  GAMES – PRETENDING THEY ARE READY FOR THE VOTE

Nov 1, 2016 The CEP is playing “Mind Games” by moving the dates up. By shortening the time span they are trying to project the image of being up to speed, and ready for a vote. This is not so. Information, from within the CEP, shows an organization in disarray. They were never logistically...
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A Trek to the Heart of Haiti’s Cholera Epidemic

November 2, 2016
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A Trek to the Heart of Haiti’s Cholera Epidemic

Photo The small clinic in Rendel, Haiti, is overflowing with Cholera patients, and more keep coming. Credit Meridith Kohut for The New York Times The locals said it would take two to three hours on foot to reach Rendel, a remote town in Haiti’s southern peninsula suffering from a biblical outbreak of cholera. For...
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How a cash-strapped UN is struggling to solve the cholera epidemic in Haiti

November 1, 2016
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How a cash-strapped UN is struggling to solve the cholera epidemic in Haiti

Haiti has been grappling with a devastating cholera epidemic for six years. The outbreak began in 2010, nine months after the small Caribbean island of 10 million was hit by an earthquake that leveled much of the capital, Port-au-Prince, and killed as many as 300,000 people. The outbreak began in 2010 The unfortunate timing,...
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BREAKING NEWS:LES BULLETINS PRÉSIDENTIELS DE VOTES NE REPONDENT PAS AUX SPÉCIFICATIONS DE LA COMMANDE – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

November 1, 2016
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BREAKING NEWS:LES BULLETINS PRÉSIDENTIELS DE VOTES NE REPONDENT PAS AUX SPÉCIFICATIONS DE LA COMMANDE – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Les bulletins présidentiels de votes délivrés par la firme accréditée par le Conseil Electoral Provisoire et le Projet des Nations Unies pour le Développement ne sont pas dotés des éléments digitalisés de traçabilité et de sécurité, ainsi que l’exigeait le document d’appel d’offres. Une fois de plus le CEP nage en plein scandale. On  se souvient...
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This group knows what Haiti needs most

October 31, 2016
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This group knows what Haiti needs most

David J. Neal, Miami Herald Pestel, Haiti – — Helping Haiti after Hurricane Matthew can be a Herculean ordeal. That’s true for Coconut Creek, Fla.-based Food for the Poor, despite being permanently on the ground in the country with the largest of its satellite offices. But, by scale, the natural disaster was manageable compared...
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Haiti’s Ministry of Health takes action to control cholera in areas affected by Hurricane Matthew

October 31, 2016
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Haiti’s Ministry of Health takes action to control cholera in areas affected by Hurricane Matthew

The Haitian Ministry of Health (MSPP) is setting up  a vaccination campaign against cholera in areas ravaged by Hurricane Matthew, with support from the Pan American Health Organization / World Health Organization (PAHO / WHO). The decision of WHO and other member of the Global Task Force for Cholera Control to approve the request...
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19 Décembre 2016 la nouvelle date projetée pour les élections

October 30, 2016
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19 Décembre 2016 la nouvelle date projetée pour les élections

19 Décembre 2016 la nouvelle date projetée pour les élections Oct 30 2016 Une réunion top secret a été tenue ce matin tôt en la résidence privée de Monsieur Privert , des personnalités importantes dont deux membres influents de l’actuel Conseil Electoral , les ministres de la Justice et de l’Intérieur  y ont pris...
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NOW YOU SEE IT – NOW YOU DON’T AS PRIVERT HIDES 100 STOLEN CONTAINERS OF AID AT SONAPI – THEN MOVES THEM OVERNIGHT!!!

October 30, 2016
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NOW YOU SEE IT – NOW YOU DON’T AS PRIVERT HIDES 100 STOLEN CONTAINERS OF AID AT SONAPI – THEN MOVES THEM OVERNIGHT!!!

October 30, 2016 Looking at the cartoon above, I realise that Privert looks like the bunny in the hat. One week ago Senator Youri Latortue discovered dozens of containers, containing material donated for victims of Hurricane Matthew, hidden by Privert at the SONAPI site. These were videotaped and the results broadcast to the Haitian...
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CEP MEMBER ST. HUBERT RESIGNS SAYIN ELECTION IMPOSSIBLE – OTHER MEMBERS HAVE NOT DONE THEIR JOB!!!

October 30, 2016
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CEP MEMBER ST. HUBERT RESIGNS SAYIN ELECTION IMPOSSIBLE – OTHER MEMBERS HAVE NOT DONE THEIR JOB!!!

October 29, 2016 Jean Simon Saint-Hubert : Human Rights sector representative, on the CEP, has resigned saying he has done his job to coordinate elections and cannot take any responsibility for the disaster that must follow. He says there is absolutely no possibility of holding elections, as scheduled. St. Hubert says, technically, the CEP...
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Haiti counting $2bn toll from Hurricane Matthew

October 30, 2016
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Haiti counting $2bn toll from Hurricane Matthew

Around 546 people died in Hurricane Matthew Haitian authorities have said the destruction caused by Hurricane Matthew’s devastating passage over the island nation earlier this month caused nearly $2 billion in damages. Studies by the World Bank and the Inter-American Development Bank put the estimated cost of damage and economic losses at 124 billion...
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Just Weeks After Matthew, Global Community Has Forgotten Haiti

October 30, 2016
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Just Weeks After Matthew, Global Community Has Forgotten Haiti

United Nations criticized for raising paltry amount of promised aid package to compensate cholera victims by Nadia Prupis, staff writer In the three weeks that have passed since Hurricane Matthew devastated the Caribbean nation, survivors have faced a lack of shelter and access to clean water and health services. (Photo: E.U. Delegation to Haiti/flickr/cc)...
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Dominican Republic Racism on display

October 29, 2016
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”RETOURNER LE PRÉSIDENT ARISTIDE EN HAITI”, LA PLUS GRANDE ERREUR DE MA GOUVERNANCE

October 29, 2016
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”RETOURNER LE PRÉSIDENT ARISTIDE EN HAITI”, LA PLUS GRANDE ERREUR DE MA GOUVERNANCE

‘ Oct 28, 2016 Aujourd’hui que Miss Clinton Hillary est à deux semaines de devenir la première femme à accéder à la présidence des États-unis d’Amérique, il est bon de rappe- -ler la réponse de son mari, l’ex président Bill Clinton, à une question portant sur le bilan de ses huit années de gouvernance: ”Retourner...
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Haiti funding needs nearly triple following Hurricane Matthew – UNICEF

October 28, 2016
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Haiti funding needs nearly triple following Hurricane Matthew – UNICEF

© UNICEF/UN035877/LeMoyne Children at the Église Chrétienne Nan Lindy Church where 300 people have sought temporary shelter after Hurricane Matthew. PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, 26 October 2016 – Three weeks since Hurricane Matthew made landfall in Haiti, UNICEF said it would need an additional $22.5 million to meet the increasing needs of children in the country,...
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Haiti faces cholera spike amid woeful international response to Hurricane Matthew aftermath, UN warns

October 28, 2016
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Haiti faces cholera spike amid woeful international response to Hurricane Matthew aftermath, UN warns

A patient with cholera symptoms arrives in a hospital to receive medical attention in Haiti last week Getty The world is falling grievously short in its response to the “absolutely grotesque” devastation inflicted on southwestern Haiti by Hurricane Matthew which in turn is threatening to unleash a new wave of cholera cases in the...
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