Voodoo priests, doctors on frontline of Haiti’s mental healthcare

January 9, 2015
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Voodoo priests, doctors on frontline of Haiti’s mental healthcare

By Anastasia Moloney PORT-AU-PRINCE (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Five years after a massive earthquake rocked Haiti, killing more than 200,000 people and reducing homes to rubble, few survivors would say they were traumatised or suffering depression as a result of the disaster. Haitians do not tend to use the word ‘depression’ to describe symptoms...
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Haiti faces political uncertainty ahead of quake anniversary

January 9, 2015
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Haiti faces political uncertainty ahead of quake anniversary

Watch video HERE <- Haiti is facing political uncertainty, with a key deadline in the ongoing battle between President and Parliament set to coincide with the January 12 anniversary of the country’s 2010 earthquake. Duration: 02:25
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Haiti political crisis stalls homebuilding for quake survivors

January 8, 2015
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Haiti political crisis stalls homebuilding for quake survivors

A Haitian man pauses while collecting bricks from a building destroyed by the January 2010 earthquake in Port-au-Prince January 7, 2011. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz By Anastasia Moloney PORT-AU-PRINCE (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Five years after an earthquake flattened much of Haiti’s capital Port-au-Prince and destroyed Guiyolette Fenfen’s home, the 29-year-old is still living in a...
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Street protests likely in Haiti’s Port-au-Prince after Congress fails to ratify new prime minister

January 8, 2015
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Street protests likely in Haiti’s Port-au-Prince after Congress fails to ratify new prime minister

The political crisis in Haiti is escalating as on 5 January Congress failed to ratify the nomination of Evans Paul as the new prime minister, to replace Laurent Lamothe, who resigned on 14 December. This deepens the political crisis, caused by the government’s failure to hold overdue legislative and local elections. The opposition announced...
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New Home, New Life

January 8, 2015
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New Home, New Life

It had been a week since Nicole started preparing all the details. Labelled boxes separating her family’s belongings were piled in every corner of the house. But the large cardboard ones were special, for they contained each and every child’s toys. Soon they would finally move to the brand new buildings of SOS Children’s...
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Swim for Haiti February 7-8

January 8, 2015
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Swim for Haiti February 7-8

I am pleased to invite you to the second year of the Swim for Haiti open-water swim event to be held on February 7-8, 2015 on the Côte des Arcadins in Haiti. This is the second year of the event and our goals are modest: to encourage more people to come to Haiti as...
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IS THIS PRINCE OLIVIER MARTELLY’S NEW HOUSE IN PETIONVILLE?? IT HAS MEMBERS OF PALACE SECURITY GUARDING PARKING LOT SO IT MUST HAVE SOME IMPORTANCE – PERHAPS ANOTHER STUPID, CHILDISH EXAMPLE OF CONSPICUOUS CONSUMPTION ON THE PART OF QUEEN SOPHIA’S FAMILY!! ANOTHER EXAMPLE OF ARROGANCE OF POWER!!

January 8, 2015
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IS THIS PRINCE OLIVIER MARTELLY’S NEW HOUSE IN PETIONVILLE??  IT  HAS MEMBERS OF PALACE SECURITY GUARDING PARKING LOT SO IT MUST HAVE SOME IMPORTANCE – PERHAPS ANOTHER STUPID, CHILDISH EXAMPLE OF CONSPICUOUS CONSUMPTION ON THE PART OF QUEEN SOPHIA’S FAMILY!! ANOTHER EXAMPLE OF ARROGANCE OF POWER!!

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Avis de manifestations à Port-au-Prince les 7, 8, 10 et 11 janvier 2015/Demonstration Advisory in Port-au-Prince on January 7, 8, 10 et 11 2015

January 7, 2015
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Avis de manifestations à Port-au-Prince les 7, 8, 10 et 11 janvier 2015/Demonstration Advisory in Port-au-Prince on January 7, 8, 10 et 11 2015

Cher Canadien, Vous recevez ce message parce que vous vous êtes inscrits auprès du MAECD à l’aide du système d’inscription des Canadiens à l’étranger. Nous vous saurions gré de bien vouloir faire part de l’information suivante à tous les citoyens canadiens se trouvant dans votre région. Nous avons reçu de l’information concernant des manifestations...
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ENOUGH IS ENOUGH!!! MARTELLY & SOCIETY TO MOVE AGAINST THE FEW WHO WOULD CREATE CHAOS & DISRUPT DEMOCRACY

January 7, 2015
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ENOUGH IS ENOUGH!!!  MARTELLY & SOCIETY TO MOVE AGAINST THE FEW WHO WOULD CREATE CHAOS & DISRUPT DEMOCRACY

January 6, 2014 The Aristide/Lavalas groupings have planned a nationwide attack on the Democratic Process tomorrow. Their goals is the destruction of Michel Martelly’s government, an all it has managed to accomplish. There have been mistakes, but the Martelly/Lamothe government was the best since 1986. The ill-conceived removal of Laurent Lamothe, Haiti’s popular Prime...
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SENATE PRESIDENT DESRAS MEETS WITH ARISTIDE 17 TIMES OVER PAST DAYS – SOMETIMES IN DISGUISE -DESRAS HOPES TO BE NAMED PRESIDENT WHEN HE COLLAPSES MARTELLY GOVERNMENT

January 5, 2015
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SENATE PRESIDENT DESRAS MEETS WITH ARISTIDE 17 TIMES OVER PAST DAYS – SOMETIMES IN DISGUISE -DESRAS HOPES TO BE NAMED PRESIDENT WHEN HE COLLAPSES MARTELLY GOVERNMENT

December 5, 2015 People are watching the wrong game! Their eyes are focused upon the attempt to seat terrorist Evans Paul on the Prime Minister’s chair in what may be a futile effort. Today, both chambers of Parliament met to deal with the problem. There were 86 Deputies in the session – giving a...
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Microsoft still believes in feature phones, launches $29 Nokia 215

January 5, 2015
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Microsoft still believes in feature phones, launches $29 Nokia 215

The Nokia 215 lacks a 3G connection, but has Twitter and Facebook integration. Credit: Microsoft The 2G phone can remain on standby for 29 days between charges and has Twitter and Facebook integration By Mikael Ricknäs IDG News Service | Jan 5, 2015 4:52 AM PT Launching a feature phone at the beginning of...
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HAITI, UN GATEAU A PARTAGER ?

January 4, 2015
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HAITI, UN GATEAU A PARTAGER ?

January 5, 2014 L`opération, PARTAGE DU GATEAU, est en cours. On a compris tout de suite, dans le contexte politique actuel, que LE GATEAU N`EST AUTRE QU`HAITI, à sacrifier sur l`autel d`un ACCORD POLITIQUE, PARAPHE PAR LES TROIS POUVOIRS DE L`ETAT,EN VIOLATION FLAGRANTE DE LA LETTRE ET DE L`ESPRIT DE LA CONSTITUTION AMENDEE DE...
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Flash : Des pêcheurs haitiens arrêtés par la marine dominicaine en eaux haitiennes à Anse à Pitres. (Anse à Pitres/ Pedernales)

January 4, 2015
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Flash : Des pêcheurs haitiens arrêtés par la marine dominicaine en eaux haitiennes à Anse à Pitres. (Anse à Pitres/ Pedernales)

Des pêcheurs haitiens arrêtés par la marine dominicaine en eaux haitiennes à Anse à Pitres.(Anse à Pitres/ Pedernales) le 1er Janvier 2015. La Marina de Guerra dominicana ha arrestado 7 pescadores haitianos en aguas haitianas (Anse à Pitres/ Pedernales)  el 1 de enero 2015 Jimmy Fleurimond, Erick Marc Anacacis, Yvon Fleurimond, Nathanaël Lazard, Dieula ainsi connue,...
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Shipping container home readying for Detroit debut

January 4, 2015
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Shipping container home readying for Detroit debut

By JEFF KAROUB Associated Press DETROIT (AP) – An unusual home taking shape inside General Motors’ sprawling Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly plant is intended to be part of a movement to rebuild the city’s economy and deteriorating, disappearing housing stock. Skilled-trades workers, taking breaks from their tasks at the factory that produces the electric Chevrolet Volt...
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Still shaken by quake, Haiti now faces a political crisis

January 4, 2015
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Still shaken by quake, Haiti now faces a political crisis

Article by: JACQUELINE CHARLES , Miami Herald Hungry Haitians are frustrated with the lack of presidential leadership. Still shaken by quake, Haiti now faces a political crisis Article by: JACQUELINE CHARLES , Miami Herald Updated: January 2, 2015 – 7:33 PM Hungry Haitians are frustrated with the lack of presidential leadership. Anti-government protesters called...
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REMEMBER ARISTIDE WHEN HE DIDN’T TRUST HAITIANS TO GUARD HIM?? THAT WAS 2000!!!HE HIRED WHITE MERCENARIES!!

January 4, 2015
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REMEMBER ARISTIDE WHEN HE DIDN’T TRUST HAITIANS TO GUARD HIM?? THAT WAS 2000!!!HE HIRED WHITE MERCENARIES!!

January 4, 2014 During Aristide’s last bloody move towards dictatorial power, during the 2000- 2004 chaos, he didn’t trust Haitian enough to have them provide his real security detail. Instead, he paid something like $12,000,000 per year for a special WHITE ex-special forces team of 60 to guard him at all times. He hired...
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Ou est le PRESIDENT ELU EN 2011 ? Une caricature de MICHEL MARTELLY a délivré le message du 1 Janvier aux Gonaïves.

January 3, 2015
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Ou est le PRESIDENT ELU EN 2011 ? Une caricature de MICHEL MARTELLY a délivré le message du 1 Janvier aux Gonaïves.

Le Président Michel Martelly a délivré un message on ne peut plus banal aux Gonaïves ce 1 Janvier, jour commémoratif de l`Indépendance d`HAITI. Il est de tradition que le message de nouvel an soit l`occasion pour  le Président de faire le bilan de son programme de gouvernement et d`exposer ses nouveaux projets a la...
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LET US REVISIT THE PAST!! Note on Jean-Bertrand Aristide’s return to Haiti

January 3, 2015
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LET US REVISIT THE PAST!!  Note on Jean-Bertrand Aristide’s return to Haiti

Friday, March 18, 2011 Posted by Michael Deibert at 4:29 PM As questionable friends of Haiti such as Amy Goodman, Danny Glover and others celebrate the return to Haiti of a man as politically and personally corrupt and ruthless as any that I have ever reported on, it seems only fitting that, if they...
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M 4.5 – 0km NNE of Guananico, Dominican Republic

January 3, 2015
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M 4.5 – 0km NNE of Guananico, Dominican Republic


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Santé : pas d’Ebola à Petite Rivière de l’Artibonite

January 3, 2015
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Santé : pas d’Ebola à Petite Rivière de l’Artibonite

La Vice Délégation de Dessalines dément les informations faisant croire que l’épidémie d’Ebola* aurait déjà touché la Petite Rivière de l’Artibonite. En effet, dans les réseaux sociaux, des rumeurs font état d’une jeune femme de 16 ans qui serait atteinte de cette fièvre et transportée dans un centre hospitalier de cette commune de l’Artibonite....
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