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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Pope Appoints 19 New Cardinals

February 22, 2014
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Pope Appoints 19 New Cardinals

Wall Street Journal WORLD: By Liam Moloney Feb. 22, 2014 7:34 a.m. ET Pope Emeritus Benedict, left, is greeted by Pope Francis after attending the Consistory at St Peter’s Basilica, Saturday. Getty Images VATICAN CITY— Pope Francis created 19 new cardinals, some hailing from the poorest corners of the world, putting his stamp on...
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Francis Joined by Retired Pope Benedict for Ceremony

February 22, 2014
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Francis Joined by Retired Pope Benedict for Ceremony

Retired Pope Benedict XVI joined Pope Francis at a ceremony Saturday creating the cardinals who will elect their successor in an unprecedented blending of papacies past, present and future. Benedict discreetly entered St. Peter’s Basilica from a side entrance surrounded by a small entourage and was greeted with applause and tears from the stunned...
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New online tool tracks tree loss in ‘near real time’

February 21, 2014
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New online tool tracks tree loss in ‘near real time’

By Matt McGrath Environment correspondent, BBC News Highlighted in red, the new tool can show the scale of tree cover loss between 2000 and 2012 A new global monitoring system has been launched that promises “near real time” information on deforestation around the world. Global Forest Watch (GFW) is backed by Google and over...
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Venezuela’s death toll rises to eight: officials

February 21, 2014
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Venezuela’s death toll rises to eight: officials

Caracas (AFP) – At least eight people have been killed, 137 wounded and more than 100 detained in the protests shaking Venezuela, officials said Friday, confirming a jump in the death toll. Four of the victims died in Caracas, three from gunshot wounds during a massive anti-government student and opposition protest on February 12...
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Haiti court urges further probes on Duvalier trial: BUT WHAT ABOUT ARISTIDE AND PREVAL?-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

February 20, 2014
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Haiti court urges further probes on Duvalier trial: BUT WHAT ABOUT ARISTIDE AND PREVAL?-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

By TRENTON DANIEL Associated Press PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — A Haitian appellate court called for further investigation into human rights abuses allegedly committed during the 15-year rule of former dictator Jean-Claude Duvalier, creating an opportunity for the prosecution to submit more evidence and perhaps even launch a trial against him. The three-judge panel said Thursday...
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Haiti special report: Corruption means many prisoners wait years for trials-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

February 20, 2014
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Haiti special report: Corruption means many prisoners wait years for trials-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

/> Inmates hang out of bar windows for air in Prison Civile, Port Au Prince, Haiti. Photo: Mark Condren Jason O’Brien in Port-au-Prince – 15 February 2014 HAITI ranks 12th on a league table of the most corrupt countries in the world, according to Transparency International. Pre-trial detention rates – with prisoners often waiting...
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Le carnaval de Pétion-ville se déroulera le 23 février prochain

February 20, 2014
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Le carnaval de Pétion-ville se déroulera le 23 février prochain

La mairesse de Pétion-ville, Yvanka Jolicœur Brutus, annonce les couleurs concernant les festivités du carnaval 2014 qui seront organisées en cette édilité le 23 février prochain autour du slogan « Tèt kole pou yon Petyon vil dwat devan ». Elle a confirmé que les autorités municipales s’apprêtent à répondre à ce rendez-vous désormais traditionnel,...
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Clinton Foundation funds recycling plant in Haiti

February 19, 2014
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Clinton Foundation funds recycling plant in Haiti

By Trenton Daniel: PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — The Clinton Foundation has awarded a $250,000 grant to a Haitian recycling plant that seeks to clean up the country’s dirty capital city. Former President Bill Clinton, who heads the private foundation, made the announcement Tuesday before the end of a two-day trip to the Caribbean nation, where...
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Towards the metamorphosis of Wharf Jérémie (Cité Soleil)

February 19, 2014
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Towards the metamorphosis of Wharf Jérémie (Cité Soleil)

HaitiLibre: Located southwest of the City of Cité Soleil, the place commonly called “Wharf Jérémie” will host soon, one of the largest socio-community infrastructure projects of the country. Located on just over 7 acres, which served for a long time of landfill, this project will blend harmoniously into...
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