Nearly 4 Years after Quake, Haitians Still in Tents

November 24, 2013
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Nearly 4 Years after Quake, Haitians Still in Tents

November 22, 2013 – 13:39 TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Eight-year-old Widlene Gabriel has lived nearly half her life in a camp for the hundreds of thousands of people displaced by the devastating January 2010 earthquake in desperately poor Haiti. As the fourth anniversary of the disaster approaches, more than 170,000 Haitians are still living in...
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Deportation fears on rise in Dominican Republic

November 24, 2013
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Deportation fears on rise in Dominican Republic

Wilver Cuevas Betances pauses during an interview Nov. 13 in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. (THE ASSOCIATED PRESS) By Ben Fox, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Wilver Cuevas Betances was born in the Dominican Republic and never left until he ran into some soldiers at a bus station in Santo Domingo who demanded his passport. ”I...
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MASSACRE AT MALPASSE ONGOING – OVER 30 HAITIANS MURDERED BY MACHETTE AND GUNFIRE, MANY WOUNDED AS THEY ATTEMPT TO FLEE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

November 23, 2013
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MASSACRE AT MALPASSE  ONGOING – OVER 30 HAITIANS MURDERED BY MACHETTE AND GUNFIRE, MANY WOUNDED AS THEY ATTEMPT TO FLEE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

November 23, 2013 The situation, in the Dominican Republic, has become impossible for Haitians born there as the Dominican government revokes citizenship. Many are trying to get to Haiti, but there is no transportation. This afternoon, at the border crossing at Malpasse, large numbers of Haitians were attacked with machettes and gunfire. A reported...
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DIGICEL WINS THE CORPORATE CITIZENS OF THE AMERICAS AWARD FOR ITS EDUCATION WORK IN HAITI

November 23, 2013
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DIGICEL WINS THE CORPORATE CITIZENS OF THE AMERICAS AWARD FOR ITS EDUCATION WORK IN HAITI

Friday, 22 November 2013 13:22 L TO R – DIGICEL HAITI FOUNDATION’S SOPHIA STRANSKY, CEO, AND RACHEL PIERRE CHAMPAGNE, HEAD OF PROJECTS ENJOY THE AWARDS CEREMONY Port au Prince, Haiti – Thursday, 21st November, 2012. Digicel was named a winner at the 2012/13 Corporate Citizens of the Americas (CCA) Award last night at a...
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Haiti Government Publicizes Its Cooperation and Support for ECCO2 Haiti Program

November 23, 2013
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Haiti Government Publicizes Its Cooperation and Support for ECCO2 Haiti Program

PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI–(Marketwired – Nov. 20, 2013) - The Ministry of the Natural Resources, Agriculture, and Rural Development for the Republic of Haiti publicized its cooperation and support to Agence Haitien de Développement Social, Educatif et Environnementale (AHDSEE), an NGO member to ECCO2 Global Partners for the memorandum of understanding to establish the ECCO2 Haiti...
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US starts community police program in Haiti

November 23, 2013
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US starts community police program in Haiti

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) The U.S. State Department has begun a community policing program in Haiti that aims to strengthen ties between officers and the neighborhoods they patrol in a country where police are largely mistrusted. Stuart Smith, director of the U.S. Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs, said Friday that the program...
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Haiti to receive $50 million for highway repair

November 23, 2013
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Haiti to receive $50 million for highway repair

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) A major highway in Haiti will get an overhaul with the help of $50 million from the Inter-American Development Bank. The bank’s grant aims to repair parts of National Highway #1, which connects Haiti’s two biggest cities and busiest seaports, Port-au-Prince and Cap-Haitien. The goal is to foster economic development by...
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Production nationale Un coup de pouce aux riziculteurs de l’Artibonite

November 23, 2013
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Production nationale Un coup de pouce aux riziculteurs de l’Artibonite

Le Nouvelliste | Publié le : 22 novembre 2013 Depuis environ deux mois, la commune de l’Estère est dotée d’une usine de transformation de riz. La Compagnie haïtienne de promotion agricole (CHPA), dirigée par l’homme d’affaires Fritz P. Brandt, entend participer à la relance de la production locale de riz. Histoire d’une belle initiative Des sacs...
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ANOTHER KIM IVES LIE THAT MARTELLY GOVERNMENT SHOULD TAKE STEPS TO COUNTERACT: OTHERWISE WORLD BELIEVES IVES… 3000 MARCHERS BECOME 1,700,000!! WITH A COUPLE OF KEYSTROKES!!!-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

November 23, 2013
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ANOTHER KIM IVES LIE THAT MARTELLY GOVERNMENT SHOULD TAKE STEPS TO COUNTERACT: OTHERWISE WORLD BELIEVES IVES… 3000 MARCHERS BECOME 1,700,000!! WITH A COUPLE OF KEYSTROKES!!!-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Popular march of thousands in Port au Prince, Nov 18, 2013 calling for resignation of Michel Martelly, photo Wendel Polynice, Haiti Liberte By Kim Ives, Haiti Liberte, Nov 20, 2013 Huge demonstrations in Haiti calling for President Michel Martelly to step down are growing in size, scope, and frequency. On Nov. 7, a march...
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PASTOR SIMON CERLIUS PRESIDENT BAPTIST UNION OF HAITI TAKEN FROM HOME A MURDERED – WIFE BEATEN AND NOW IN HOSPITAL

November 23, 2013
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PASTOR SIMON CERLIUS PRESIDENT BAPTIST UNION OF HAITI TAKEN FROM HOME A MURDERED – WIFE BEATEN AND NOW IN HOSPITAL

November 23, 2013 After attending a 2 day conference with 300 church leaders at the Karibe Hotel,  Pastor Simon  Cerlius was taken from his home in Pernier, near the Police Academy in Freres, and shot to death. His wife was badly pistol-whipped, in their home, and is now in hospital. Pastor Cerlius was also...
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Magnitude 4.3 Quake detected – 4km SSE of Imbert, Dominican Republic

November 23, 2013
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Magnitude 4.3 Quake detected – 4km SSE of Imbert, Dominican Republic

Event Time 2013-11-22 23:24:47 UTC 2013-11-22 19:24:47 UTC-04:00 at epicenter 2013-11-22 15:24:47 UTC-08:00 system time Location 19.719°N 70.816°W depth=13.2km (8.2mi) Nearby Cities 4km (2mi) SSE of Imbert, Dominican Republic 15km (9mi) WSW of Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic 18km (11mi) NNE of Villa Bisono, Dominican Republic 19km (12mi) N of Villa Gonzalez, Dominican Republic 160km...
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Haiti decries lack of int’l funds to fight cholera

November 22, 2013
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Haiti decries lack of int’l funds to fight cholera

Most donor countries have failed to deliver on their promise to help Haiti fight cholera, making it difficult to combat the disease, reports reaching here quoted Haitian Health Minister Florence Duperval Guillaume as saying on Thursday. International agencies have only transferred 25 million U.S. dollars to the island nation to combat cholera, with 20...
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Après Vertières : Michel Joseph Martelly rentre triomphalement dans la ville du Cap-Haïtien

November 22, 2013
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Après Vertières : Michel Joseph Martelly rentre triomphalement dans la ville du Cap-Haïtien

Une manifestation monstre impossible à chiffrer, a accompagné le Chef de l’État  de Vertières à la place de la cathédrale du Cap-Haitien. Une fois de plus, la population capoise a démontré son inconditionnel attachement au Président de la République ce lundi 18 novembre 2013, en marge de la célébration du 210e anniversaire de la...
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Partners In Health, Abbott and the Abbott Fund Open Nutrition Facility in Haiti

November 20, 2013
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Partners In Health, Abbott and the Abbott Fund Open Nutrition Facility in Haiti

Facility Produces First Shipments of Locally Sourced, Therapeutic Food to Treat Severe Malnutrition in Children - Abbott and PIH Combine Unique, Complementary Expertise to Build Facility, Train Local Team and Drive Sustainable Development Partners In Health, Abbott and the Abbott Fund Open Nutrition Facility in Haiti. (PRNewsFoto/Abbott) CORPORANT, Haiti, Nov. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ —...
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Grass-roots movements key to ending world’s toilet problem: UNICEF

November 20, 2013
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Grass-roots movements key to ending world’s toilet problem: UNICEF

NEW DELHI: Toilets are still out of reach for more than one-third of the global population, with devastating consequences to the health and development of children, UNICEF said on World Toilet Day. However, the key to bridging the gap lies within communities themselves, the organisation emphasised. Since 1990 almost 1.9 billion people gained access...
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Venezuela’s Maduro Secures Powers to Rule Without Congress

November 20, 2013
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Venezuela’s Maduro Secures Powers to Rule Without Congress

Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro received authority to pass economic laws without congressional approval, a move the opposition says will increase the harassment of businesses and attacks on political rivals ahead of local elections. The national assembly approved today the so-called enabling law by a three-fifths majority, allowing Maduro to enact laws, such as limits...
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Discours de S.E.M Michel Joseph Martelly à l’occasion du 210 ème anniversaire de la Bataille de Vertières

November 19, 2013
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Discours de S.E.M Michel Joseph Martelly à l’occasion du 210 ème anniversaire de la Bataille de Vertières

November 18, 2013 at 11:44pm Jodi a fè 210 zan, joupou jou, depi zansèt nou yo, te genyen yon kokenn chenn Batay : BatayVètyè. Batay Vètyè ki ta pralchavire listwa, ki ta pral refè listwa, ki ta pral enspire listwa,e  ki ta pral kanpe pèp ayisyen pami gran pèp . La bataille qui allait donner...
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BIG STUDENT PROBLEMS IN CHAMPS DES MARS

November 19, 2013
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BIG STUDENT PROBLEMS IN CHAMPS DES MARS

November 19, 2013 Yesterday’s demonstrations saw a clash between students and PNH personnel in which tear gas grenades were fired. An unexploded grenade was picked up, by a student, who planned to throw it back at the police. It exploded in the man’s hand, resulting in severe burns. Bands of student, joined by other...
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NOVEMBER 18 CELEBRATIONS – MARTELLY/LAMOTHE WIN – ARISTIDE/ MANIGAT LOSE – AGAIN!!!-Photo GALLERY

November 19, 2013
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NOVEMBER 18 CELEBRATIONS –   MARTELLY/LAMOTHE WIN – ARISTIDE/  MANIGAT LOSE – AGAIN!!!-Photo GALLERY

November 19, 2013 Arnel Belizaire visited Delmas 2 on November 17, to distribute guns and money to demonstrators on behalf of Aristide, Moo Manigat and MOPOD. (Perhaps MOOPOD would be a better name because of Moo Manigat’s involvement.) This transaction was witnessed as Belizaire drove Land Cruiser BB-20690, accompanied by a Mitsubishi Montero BB-74288,...
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Manifestation pro-Martelly-Lamothe à Musso, capitale Haitienne. Yo telman provoke pèp la, me moun komanse manifeste an favè Prezidan Martelly

November 19, 2013
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Manifestation pro-Martelly-Lamothe à Musso, capitale Haitienne. Yo telman provoke pèp la, me moun komanse manifeste an favè Prezidan Martelly

Il y a d’une part plus de 200 milles personnes qui manifestent pour Martelly-Lamothe tandis que d’autres parts, ce matin il n’y avait que moins de 5000 personnes qui manifestaient contre Martelly-Lamothe et c’etait contre eux memes car ils etaient tous payés par Arnel Belizaire , Lavalas et Mopod avec l’argent recu des dominicains .La manifestation...
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