Aid Worker Outlines Humanitarian Situation In Haiti After Hurricane Matthew

October 12, 2016
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ARI SHAPIRO, HOST: Hurricane Matthew is now blamed for at least 18 deaths in the U.S. And in Haiti, more than 500 people are dead, though some estimates suggest that number may end up being much higher. The country’s in the middle of three days of national mourning. The city of Jeremie is among...
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Haitian leader: Cholera kills 13 after Matthew

October 12, 2016
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Haitian leader: Cholera kills 13 after Matthew

Port-au-Prince, Haiti (CNN)Haiti’s leader says Hurricane Matthew’s assault has accelerated the already existing cholera epidemic and undermined the strides made in fighting the disease. “A lot of effort has been made to avoid the spread of this epidemic,” said Interim President Jocelerme Privert, “but the hurricane has accelerated it.” Thirteen people have died from...
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In Haiti, a City’s Race Into the 21st Century Is Ruined by a Hurricane

October 12, 2016
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In Haiti, a City’s Race Into the 21st Century Is Ruined by a Hurricane

Haiti Ravaged by Hurricane Matthew Hurricane Matthew was the worst natural disaster to strike the Caribbean nation of Haiti since the earthquake of 2010. By NEETI UPADHYE on Publish Date October 7, 2016. Photo by Carlos Garcia Rawlins/Reuters. Watch in Times Video » JÉRÉMIE, Haiti — Things had been looking up in Jérémie, a...
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Haiti death toll from Hurricane Matthew passes 1,000

October 12, 2016
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Haiti death toll from Hurricane Matthew passes 1,000

Authorities bury bodies in mass graves as cholera threat from contaminated water stokes fears of new major outbreak. The number of people killed in Haiti by Hurricane Matthew has hit 1,000 as the country battles new deaths from a cholera outbreak and buries bodies in mass graves. The powerful hurricane, the fiercest Caribbean storm...
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GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN

October 11, 2016
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GONE BUT NOT FORGOTTEN

“It can honestly be stated that the Jean Claude Duvalier Presidency was the longest period of violence-free stability in Haiti’s history…” Ernest Preeg, American Ambassador 1983
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Dutch navy delivering aid to hurricane-battered Haiti

October 10, 2016
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Dutch navy delivering aid to hurricane-battered Haiti

Published October 10, 2016 THE HAGUE, Netherlands –  The Dutch government is sending a navy ship to Haiti to deliver aid including food, water and shelters and to check the ravaged nation’s ports and waterways to ensure other aid vessels can safely dock in the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew. The Defense Ministry said in...
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Haiti: cholera surge concerns

October 10, 2016
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Haiti: cholera surge concerns

Haiti (MNN) — As Hurricane Matthew’s high waters recede from Haiti, they are revealing the storm was far deadlier than originally thought. (Photo courtesy of Living Water International) The death toll, according to Reuters, jumped past 1,000 in Haiti.  Even that number isn’t sure.  Haiti’s central civil protection agency, which visually confirms victims, said...
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4 days after Matthew, Haiti struggles to recover

October 9, 2016
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4 days after Matthew, Haiti struggles to recover

Susan Miller , USA TODAY 5:06 p.m. EDT October 8, 2016 At least 400 dead in hurricane-hit Haiti: senator At least 400 people are now known to have died as Hurricane Matthew leveled huge swaths of Haiti’s south, a local senator told AFP. Video provided by AFP Newslook (Photo: Sean Sheridan, Mercy Corps) Four...
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HELP !!!

October 9, 2016
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HELP !!!

HELP !!! Oct 9, 2016 1. Comme annoncé ce matin, Les communications téléphoniques sont rétablies avec la Grande Anse depuis hier soir.  Les réseaux sont cependant congestionnés et les Grands Anselais n’ont pas d’énergie pour recharger leur téléphones. 2. Food for the Poor a concentré tous ses efforts aujourd’hui sur la Grande Anse. 3. L’entrepreneur...
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Haiti mourns as families bury loved ones killed by hurricane

October 9, 2016
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Haiti mourns as families bury loved ones killed by hurricane

“The death toll is sure to go up,” the Civil Protection Agency official said Dieu Nalio Chery, The Associated Press Yoleine Casimir stands in her destroyed house caused by Hurricane Matthew, in Jeremie, Haiti. Saturday Oct. 8, 2016. Aid has begun pouring into the hard-hit town, where thousands of homes were damaged or destroyed...
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U.S. Rushes Aid To Haiti, Where Hurricane Matthew Killed Hundreds

October 9, 2016
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U.S. Rushes Aid To Haiti, Where Hurricane Matthew Killed Hundreds

Bill Chappell Residents carry a coffin containing the remains of a pregnant woman killed by Hurricane Matthew, in Jeremie, Haiti. People across southwest Haiti are salvaging what they can from wreckage the Category 4 storm caused. Dieu Nalio Chery/AP As fears are confirmed about the extent of the damage Hurricane Matthew inflicted on Haiti...
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MICHEL AND SOPHIA HIT THE STREETS TO HELP WITH HURRICANE MATTHEW RELIEF EFFORTS – FONDATION ROSE ET BLANC IN ACTION AGAIN

October 9, 2016
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MICHEL AND SOPHIA HIT THE STREETS TO HELP WITH HURRICANE MATTHEW RELIEF EFFORTS – FONDATION ROSE ET BLANC IN ACTION  AGAIN

The Pétionville school collapse occurred on November 7, 2008, in Pétionville, a suburb of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, when the church-operated Collège La Promesse Évangélique (“The Evangelical Promise School”) collapsed at around 10:00 a.m. local time (15:00 GMT). About 700 students from kindergarten through high school attended the school; however, it is unclear how many were...
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WOW !! ARISTIDE A DÉNICHÉ L’AUTHENTIQUE ACTE DE BAPTÉME DE JUDE LEPONT CÉLESTIN

October 9, 2016
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WOW !!  ARISTIDE A DÉNICHÉ L’AUTHENTIQUE ACTE DE BAPTÉME DE JUDE LEPONT CÉLESTIN

Oct 8, 2016 Le vrai nom du candidat Jude Célestin vient d’être révélé à la nation et à l’électorat haïtien. Selon Jean- Bertrand Aristide, dans un magistral discours prononcé durant le week-end, le candidat de LAPEH Jude Célestin s’appelle en réalité Jude Lepont Célestin. Ce nom lui vient, toujours selon l’ancien Président Aristide, des...
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Hurricane Matthew: Haiti south ’90% destroyed’

October 8, 2016
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Hurricane Matthew: Haiti south ’90% destroyed’

Nearly 900 people are known to have been killed by Hurricane Matthew in Haiti, with aid officials saying up to 90% of some areas have been destroyed. Some of the hardest-hit towns are yet to be reached by land, and there are fears more bodies will be found. Parts of Haiti’s south had faced...
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LE MEPRIS DE LA SOLIDARITE NATIONALE ET DES INTERETS HAITIENS PAR JOCELERME PRIVERT

October 8, 2016
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LE MEPRIS DE LA SOLIDARITE NATIONALE ET DES INTERETS HAITIENS PAR JOCELERME PRIVERT

Oct 8, 2016 Le président de facto, Jocelerme Privert, ne rate pas une occasion de prise de parole publique pour vanter ses vertus de patriotes. Dans la réalité des faits,ce président fantoche voue le plus grand mépris à la solidatité nationale et aux intérêts nationaux. En cela, Privert confirme son appartenance lavalas et les atomes crochus qu’il...
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Le sens profond d’humanité doit être réveillé en chacun de nous après Matthew

October 8, 2016
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Le sens profond d’humanité doit être réveillé en chacun de nous après Matthew

Le sens profond d’humanité doit être réveillé en chacun de nous après Matthew Oct 7, 2016 Le pays vient de subir une rude épreuve le 4 Octobre 2016 avec le passage de l’ouragan Matthew. Le pays tout entier a vécu avec impuissance le passage de cet ouragan de catégorie 4 qui a broyé tout...
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CYCLONE MATTHEW : LA MALEDICTION PRIVERT

October 7, 2016
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CYCLONE MATTHEW : LA MALEDICTION PRIVERT

Si l’année 2017 trouve Jocelerme Privert à la présidence d’Haiti, ce pays vivra les plus tragiques moments de son histoire. C’est la prédiction du devin Elantor Dizan, faite au cours d’une interpellation à Jérémie, au cours du mois de Juillet 2016.Commanditée par les représentants de toutes les confréries vaudouesques,  auxquelles se sont joints une quizaine...
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After Hurricane Matthew, will aid predators ravage Haiti?

October 7, 2016
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After Hurricane Matthew, will aid predators ravage Haiti?

‘A great problem in Haiti is a lack of investment – not humanitarian funds.’ Photograph: Andres Martinez Casares/Reuters Thursday 6 October 2016 16.40 EDTLast modified on Thursday 6 October 2016 16.46 EDT On Tuesday, Hurricane Matthew moved slowly through Haiti’s south-west armed with heavy rain and 145 miles per hour wind. Any country subjected to a category 4 hurricane...
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Hurricane Matthew: Hundreds dead in Haiti storm disaster

October 6, 2016
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Hurricane Matthew: Hundreds dead in Haiti storm disaster

Media captionHurricane Matthew leaves at least 108 dead in HaitiThe death toll in Haiti as a result of Hurricane Matthew has soared to 264, the government says. Some 50 people were reported to have died in the southern town of Roche-a-Bateau alone. The peninsula’s main city, Jeremie, saw 80% of its buildings levelled. In...
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ELECTIONS POSTPONED – THE DANCE BEGINS AS PRIVERT TRIES TO REMAIN IN OFFICE UNTIL FEBRUARY 2017 – THEN FOREVER…!!! HE IS NOT GOING ANYWHERE!!

October 6, 2016
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ELECTIONS POSTPONED – THE DANCE BEGINS AS PRIVERT TRIES TO REMAIN IN OFFICE UNTIL FEBRUARY 2017 – THEN FOREVER…!!! HE IS NOT GOING ANYWHERE!!

October 6, 2016 The cunning criminal Privert is – at this moment – involved in heavy negotiations to remain in office until February, 2017. He says he would resign then, but his close associates say this is just another of his carefully planned step to stay in the National Palace. Privert says the Nation...
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