UN Refugee Agency Applauds Haiti Vote on StatelessnessUNHCRThe decision by the Haitian Parliament will make Haiti the third member state of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and the 69th country to accede to the 1961 Convention on the Reduction of Statelessness once the government deposits the instruments ...and more »
Washington PostHaiti police dispute there was attempt on Aristide's lifeWashington PostPORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti— Haitian police on Tuesday rejected claims by ex-President Jean-Bertrand Aristide's lawyers and associates that the twice-elected, twice-ousted former leader was the target of an assassination attempt. Shots were fired at the ...Haiti Police Deny Attempt on Aristide's LifeNBC
The Sanneh Foundation bringing silver lining to HaitiFIFA.com“It's about opportunity and hope,” said Sanneh, speaking with FIFA.com about his foundation's work in the Caribbean. “If I was going to do something, how do I make it sustainable? We basically said, 'If we can produce something in the most difficult ...
New York TimesU.N. Accepts Blame but Dodges the Bill in Haiti - The New York TimesNew York TimesIt caused a cholera epidemic, but there's no money behind its promises to eradicate the disease.and more »
Miami HeraldAfter 19 hours of debate — through the night — Haiti welcomes a new governmentMiami HeraldHaiti's new government was sworn in Tuesday, hours after receiving the nod of approval from the Lower Chamber of Deputies. Jack Guy Lafontant, a gastroenterologist with no political experience, was ratified as prime minister by the chamber days after ...Haiti prime minister takes offi
Jamaica ObserverJamaica to host launch of regional project to develop energy efficiency building codeJamaica ObserverNine Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries – Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, The Bahamas, Belize, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, St Lucia, and Trinidad and Tobago – are represented on the RPT which consists of 19 members. The Guyana-based ...and more »
Tampabay.comBucs' Kevin Pamphile on helping students in Haiti: "Amazing''Tampabay.comIn three years with the Bucs, offensive lineman Kevin Pamphile has been active in sending school supplies, hygiene kits to students in his parents' homeland of Haiti. Last month, he made his first trip there and saw in person the lives he was trying to ...
Fox NewsFire engulfs popular marketplace in Haiti's capitalFox NewsPORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti– A fire has engulfed much of a popular marketplace in Haiti's capital where hundreds of impoverished vendors sell their wares. The flames have destroyed numerous wooden stalls and a warehouse storing inventory including fabrics ...and more »
Jamaica ObserverShots fired at convoy of Haiti ex-president Aristide: lawyerJamaica ObserverPort-au-Prince, Haiti (AFP) — Ex-Haitian president Jean-Bertrand Aristide's motorcade came under fire in the capital Monday after he appeared as a witness in a money laundering case, his lawyer said. Hundreds of the ex-head of state's supporters had ...Former Haitian President Aristede Survives Po
Voice of AmericaUruguay Pulling Troops out of UN Mission in HaitiVoice of AmericaUruguay will soon pull its soldiers out of a United Nations stabilization mission in Haiti that began operations in 2004 and is facing sharp cutbacks, the leader of the South American country announced Monday. President Tabare Vazquez said at a public ...After Bringing Cholera to Haiti, U.N. Can't Raise Money to F