In Haiti, Ban calls for greater efforts to improve water and sanitation, end cholera epidemic

July 15, 2014
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In Haiti, Ban calls for greater efforts to improve water and sanitation, end cholera epidemic

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon (third from the right) visits with a family in Los Palmas, Haiti. UN Photo/Paulo Filgueiras 7 Print 14 July 2014 – Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today called for intensified efforts to ensure access to safe drinking water and adequate sanitation in Haiti, as he launched a new United Nations-supported initiative and met...
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UN Chief in Haiti Launches Sanitation Program

July 15, 2014
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UN Chief in Haiti Launches Sanitation Program

LOS PALMAS, Haiti — Jul 14, 2014, 10:33 PM ET By PIERRE-RICHARD LUXAMA and DAVID McFADDEN Associated Press U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon visited rural Haiti on Monday to help launch a program to improve sanitation and fight the spread of cholera, a disease many Haitians blame U.N. peacekeepers for introducing to the impoverished Caribbean...
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How basketball is helping to heal Haiti after 2010 quake

July 15, 2014
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How basketball is helping to heal Haiti after 2010 quake

Thestar.com AP Boys play basketball in front of the collapsed National Palace in Port-au-Prince Bedeviled Haiti usually finds its way into international headlines for the wrong reasons: poverty, natural disasters, potential pandemics, civil war. The curtain has been pulled back on another side to Haiti, namely the country’s love for sports. As the website...
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Voodoo won’t save Haiti, says cardinal

July 15, 2014
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Voodoo won’t save Haiti, says cardinal

Traditional faith ‘offers no real solutions for the poor’ and is a big social problem, says new prelate Rashmee Roshan Lall in Port au Prince The Guardian, Sunday 13 July 2014 15.15 EDT Voodoo believers dance in the rain during an Easter ceremony in Souvenance, Haiti. Photograph: Ramon Espinosa/AP Haiti’s first Roman Catholic cardinal...
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United Nations top official goes to Haiti to promote cholera elimination, elections

July 15, 2014
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United Nations top official goes to Haiti to promote cholera elimination, elections

While not offering an apology or admission, the head of the United Nations says the global body bears “a moral responsibility” in helping Haiti tackle what experts say is the world’s worst cholera epidemic. Secretary-General of the United Nations Ban Ki-moon in his 38th floor office in New York City on Thursday, July 10....
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Je m’appelle Jacques Edouard Alexis et je deteste Martelly et Lamothe-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

July 15, 2014
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Je m’appelle Jacques Edouard Alexis et je deteste Martelly et Lamothe-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Mon nom est Jacques Edouard Alexis. Ma gestion au timon des affaires de l’état a été catastrophique et le peuple Haïtien continue de payer mon incompétence et mes irresponsabilités. J’ai joue un rôle centrale dans le maintien d’Haiti dans la queue de toutes les statistiques mondiales. Je suis jaloux contre tous ceux qui travaillent...
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Haïti -Élections La liste des 108 partis et regroupements politiques inscrits

July 15, 2014
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Haïti -Élections La liste des 108 partis et regroupements politiques inscrits

Haïti -Élections La liste des 108 partis et regroupements politiques inscrits La Liste des 108 Partis, Groupements et Regroupements des partis politiques inscrits au Conseil électoral provisoire pour participer aux élections du 26 octobre 2014. Voir la liste ci-dessous avec les noms et prénoms des représentants et les noms des partis. 1.- JOSEPH Wuilson...
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LE COURAGE DE COMBATTRE LES DEMAGOGUES DE DROITE ET DE GAUCHE , LE COURAGE DE DIRE LA VERITE!!! RC

July 15, 2014
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LE COURAGE DE COMBATTRE LES DEMAGOGUES DE DROITE ET DE GAUCHE , LE COURAGE DE DIRE LA VERITE!!! RC


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Haitian marathoners train in Boulder

July 15, 2014
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Haitian marathoners train in Boulder

Five marathoners from Haiti and their coach train Friday with Alan Culpepper, right, on the South Boulder Creek Trail. The runners are Bertine Laine, back left, Astrel Clovis, Petrus Cesarion, Carline Lamour, Jean Macksony and coach Gerard Cassamajor, in orange. (Cliff Grassmick / Daily Camera) Mike Sandrock, On Running (Camera file photo) When a...
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International Haiti Leader Vows Action on Documents for Migrants

July 15, 2014
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International Haiti Leader Vows Action on Documents for Migrants

AP News Haiti’s government will soon begin a campaign to provide documents to thousands of its citizens seeking legal residency in the Dominican Republic, the Haitian prime minister said Thursday, addressing complaints that have sparked angry protests in recent weeks. Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe also said Haiti would reduce the cost of a passport...
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The west’s peanut butter bias chokes Haiti’s attempts to feed itself

July 15, 2014
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The west’s peanut butter bias chokes Haiti’s attempts to feed itself

Local provider of food to tackle malnourishment faces closure because aid agencies buy subsidised products from abroad The Guardian Online Haitian children are checked by health agents for signs of malnutrition. Photograph: MFK Bedline is 17 months and weighs just 5.3kg. She lies feverish and quiet in her grandmother’s arms, eyes glazed, her pale...
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La Banque Mondiale salue les efforts pour lutter contre la pauvreté

July 15, 2014
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La Banque Mondiale salue les efforts pour lutter contre la pauvreté

La directrice Générale et Directrice des Opérations de la Banque mondiale, Mme Sri Mulyani Indrawati, a bouclé hier une visite d’évaluation en Haïti. Elle a salué les progrès accomplis par les autorités sur le redressement du pays et appelé à l’élargissement des opportunités économiques et sociales à tous les Haïtiens. Mme Indrawati a mis...
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CENTRAL AMERICAN PROBLEMS MORE COMPLEX – GENERATED BY AMERICAN SOCIETY WITH GOVERNMENTAL COMPLICITY-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

July 15, 2014
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CENTRAL AMERICAN PROBLEMS MORE COMPLEX – GENERATED BY AMERICAN SOCIETY WITH GOVERNMENTAL COMPLICITY-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

By Hector Perla, Guest Scholar at the Council on Hemispheric Affairs The flood of Central American child refugees arriving on our southern border is not just a humanitarian crisis, it is a man-made disaster. These children are the “canary in the mine” pointing to a deeper, toxic problem confronting Washington. Republican congressional leaders argue...
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International Grace, Danger Blend in Haiti’s Machete Fighting

July 15, 2014
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International Grace, Danger Blend in Haiti’s Machete Fighting

JACMEL, Haiti — Jul 9, 2014, 9:05 AM ET By DAVID McFADDEN Associated Press Two men pivot and slide in a forest clearing, their bodies weaving before a handful of spectators in what could be a graceful dance except that each waves a machete, blades glinting in tropical sunlight. The barefoot men are father...
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Dominican Republic wants Haiti to give papers to its citizens-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

July 15, 2014
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Dominican Republic wants Haiti to give papers to its citizens-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Without papers, Haitian nationals can’t apply for residency. Santo Domingo.- Two senior ministers announced separately in the National Palace Tuesday that in the bilateral meeting slated for the town of Juan Dolio tomorrow, the Dominican Commission will raise the problems Haitian immigrants face when looking for their documents to access Santo Domingo’s Regularization Plan....
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Jacques Edouard Alexis , yon gran moun dezôdone !

July 14, 2014
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Juillet 13, 2014 Ansyen pwemye minis Jacques Edouard Alexis se yon granmoun dezodone. Li sitèlman deregle, li mache nan chemen krochi, li pa jwenn lôt zak pou li fè ke pale moun mal, fè manti sou gouvènman Martelly-Lamothe . Nan laprès, li mande pou gwoup politik anako popilis, demagog mete ansanm, pou deranje estabilite...
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Opposition Sides Claim Victory in Upcoming Elections Jeopardized-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

July 11, 2014
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Haiti’s main opposition sides say flawed electoral council is jeopardizing upcoming vote By DAVID McFADDEN The Associated Press PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti Leading opposition factions are alleging that Haiti’s presidentially appointed electoral council is stacking the deck in favor of President Michel Martelly, who has scheduled long-delayed legislative and municipal elections for October. Parties complaining of...
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No arrests in US missionary’s killing in Haiti

July 9, 2014
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David McFadden PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Haitian investigators have made no arrests and little progress in the May slaying of an elderly U.S. missionary who was stabbed at his rental home in the capital, authorities and former colleagues said Tuesday. Police investigator Jean-Faustin Solomon said several people have been questioned since the May 13...
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The Parliament indifferent to the proliferation of illegal weapons

July 8, 2014
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The Parliament indifferent to the proliferation of illegal weapons

Haiti Libre: While officials in the Executive announced plans to combat crime, the international treaty on the arms trade, adopted April 2, 2013 by the General Assembly of the United Nations, signed March 21, 2014 by the Haitian government, who also participated in its realization, has no force of law because it has not...
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203 ème anniversaire du Venezuela-VIDEO

July 7, 2014
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Participation du Premier Ministre, S.E.M. Laurent Lamothe à la cérémonie marquant le 203e anniversaire de la signature de l’Acte de l’Indépendance nationale du Venezuela.
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