Scientists optimistic chikungunya vaccine could be available as soon as end of next year

July 20, 2014
By `
Scientists optimistic chikungunya vaccine could be available as soon as end of next year

July 14, 2014 By Health Aha Editor’s Pick A joint effort between the Federal Drug Administration, N.C. State and the North Carolina Biotechnology Center, and Raleigh Lab Arbovax is underway to produce a chikungunya vaccine. via NC scientists scramble to create vaccine for chikungunya | www.wsoctv.com. For more on this topic, see our Health...
Read more »

Haitian President Michel Joseph Martelly plays soccer in Little Haiti

July 19, 2014
By `
Haitian President Michel Joseph Martelly plays soccer in Little Haiti

Soccer match at Mano Sanon Soccer Park LITTLE HAITI, Fla. - Haitian President Michel Joseph Martelly played soccer with Miami politicians and Haitian-American officials in Miami’s Little Haiti Friday night. City of Miami Mayor Tomas Regalado and Commission Vice-Chair Keon Hardeman hosted the game that began about 7 p.m. at the Emmanuel “Manno” Sanon...
Read more »

Chinese leader woos Latin America with deals-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

July 19, 2014
By `
Chinese leader woos Latin America with deals-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Brasilia (Brazil) (AFP) – China’s president pressed a charm offensive with Latin America on Thursday, signing deals with Brazil, meeting regional leaders and proposing a $20 billion infrastructure fund that highlights Beijing’s growing interests in the region. President Xi Jinping was greeted with a military honor guard in Brasilia by President Dilma Rousseff before...
Read more »

MISS HAITI 2014: LES 22 FINALISTES

July 19, 2014
By `
MISS HAITI 2014: LES 22 FINALISTES

Le Nouveliste: MISS HAITI 2014: LES 22 FINALISTES Guilene Phillippe (Nord), Darvla Frederique (Grand-Anse), Soraya Jean Francois (Miami), Cathlyne Paul (Artibonite), Michaelle Theodule (Ouest), Gabrielle Douge (Sud-est), Yvrose Jules (Sud), Christie Désir (New-York), Nedjie Orelien (Artibonite), Carina Saintilme (Ouest), Yvanne Jean Baptiste (Sud-est), Lynn’Gardy Balmir (Ouest), Shamma Dupré (Sud), Farah Tervine (Ouest), Jennifer Verdieu...
Read more »

Clinton Papers: Iraq, Bin Laden and Supreme Court

July 19, 2014
By `
Clinton Papers: Iraq, Bin Laden and Supreme Court

By KEN THOMAS Associated Press President Bill Clinton’s advisers carefully considered how to explain the president’s military action against Iraq in 1998 as the House was debating his impeachment, according to records from the Clinton White House that were released Friday. The documents also touch upon Osama bin Laden, consideration of military action in...
Read more »

Fanmi Lavalas nominates Dr. Maryse Narcisse for President of Haiti -Added COMMENTARY By Hatian-Truth

July 17, 2014
By `
Fanmi Lavalas nominates Dr. Maryse Narcisse for President of Haiti -Added COMMENTARY By Hatian-Truth

Dr. Maryse Narcisse leads protest to place flowers at a school yard to remember the 26th anniversary of an election day massacre. PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (sentinel.ht) – On Tuesday, Dr. Maryse Narcisse received the nomination of the Fanmi Lavalas political party to run for the President of the Republic of Haiti in 2015. At...
Read more »

Maryse Narcisse imposée à Aristide comme candidate à la présidence par l’Ambassade US et l’USAID, selon le sénateur Moïse Jean-Charles

July 17, 2014
By `
Maryse Narcisse imposée à Aristide comme candidate à la présidence par l’Ambassade US et l’USAID, selon le sénateur Moïse Jean-Charles

Aristide, sous contrôle des impérialistes, ne peut rien faire pour des candidats, ajoute le parlementaire Publié le mercredi 16 juillet 2014 « C’est l’Ambassade américaine et l’USAID qui ont imposé Mme Maryse Narcisse à l’ancien président Jean-Bertrand Aristide comme candidate à la présidence en 2015 », a déclaré mercredi le sénateur Moïse Jean Charles (Nord), en réaction...
Read more »

U.N. chief makes ‘necessary pilgrimage’ to Haiti, meets cholera victims-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

July 16, 2014
By `
U.N. chief makes ‘necessary pilgrimage’ to Haiti, meets cholera victims-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

In a show of solidarity with the people of Haiti, U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon meets Haitians hard-hit by cholera and helps launch a sanitation campaign to help eliminate the disease. Now is not the time for donor fatigue, he says. U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon emerges from a house where he visited with...
Read more »

How Hurricane Katrina Inspired A Revolutionary New Disaster Shelter

July 16, 2014
By `
How Hurricane Katrina Inspired A Revolutionary New Disaster Shelter

The crisis that followed Hurricane Katrina eight years ago inspired Michael McDaniel to create EXO. The innovative emergency housing system offers a surprisingly simple alternative to house the over 32 million people who are displaced from natural disasters every year. SEE VIDEO HERE By Tony Castle Email Since the devastation of Hurricane Katrina in...
Read more »

Parc Olympique d’Haiti: FELICITATIONS MARTELLY-LAMOTHE

July 16, 2014
By `
Parc Olympique d’Haiti: FELICITATIONS MARTELLY-LAMOTHE

​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​
Read more »

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

July 15, 2014
By `
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...
Read more »

UN Chief in Haiti Launches Sanitation Program

July 15, 2014
By `
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...
Read more »

How basketball is helping to heal Haiti after 2010 quake

July 15, 2014
By `
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...
Read more »

Voodoo won’t save Haiti, says cardinal

July 15, 2014
By `
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...
Read more »

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

July 15, 2014
By `
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....
Read more »

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

July 15, 2014
By `
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...
Read more »

Haïti -Élections La liste des 108 partis et regroupements politiques inscrits

July 15, 2014
By `
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...
Read more »

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

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


Read more »

Haitian marathoners train in Boulder

July 15, 2014
By `
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...
Read more »

International Haiti Leader Vows Action on Documents for Migrants

July 15, 2014
By `
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...
Read more »