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  1. You Probably Don't Want To Know About Haiti's Sewage ProblemsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | National Public Radio

    People dump trash and raw sewage into canals that run through Port-au-Prince, Haiti. When it rains, the canals overflow and flood poor neighborhoods.

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  2. Kingsley Cooper: Pulse of fashionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Jamaica Observer

    ... showcased more than 150 designers from countries including United States, the United Kingdom, Trinidad and Tobago, and Haiti. "Our focus is preparing the designers in areas such as business generation and offer them the exposure to take them to the ...

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  3. Ap Photos: Editor selections from Latin America, CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Powhatan Today

    This photo gallery highlights some of the top news images made by Associated Press photographers in Latin America and the Caribbean that were published in the last week. Bodybuilders from Haiti and the Dominican Republic flexed and strutted against each other in the Haiti Bodybuilding Classic in Port-au-Prince - the first such showdown between the neighboring countries, whose relations are often tense.

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  4. Commentary: The road map for peace and prosperity for any and all nations on earthRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Caribbean News Now!

    ... the population existentially I will use examples from different nations on earth to illustrate my point. Living now in Haiti has taught me several truths one of them is: you harvest what you have sowed! For the past 60 years 30 years under a ...

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  5. Cholera Victims Press for Individual CompensationRead the original story

    Thursday | PressReleasePoint

    As the United Nations winding down its 13-year peacekeeping in Haiti, the victims of the cholera its soldiers introduced demand that the organization fulfill the promise it made to Haitian people nearly a year ago. The U.N. has promised to raise $400 million to fund its New Approach to cholera in Haiti, including individual compensation the most affected families.

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  6. Grace Grad's Nonprofit Aids - Holistic' Education Of Haitian StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Times-Union

    ... other families while they were waiting for tarps to cover their roof-stripped homes." During her second year in Haiti, Lindsay Anderson posed with students from a school that nearly closed. An organization Anderson was associated with provided hot ...

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  7. Anger and angst in Haiti as cholera victims wait for UN compensationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Miami Herald

    In a suburb a few miles south of Haiti's capital of Port-au-Prince, Vilner Benjamin walks through a concrete maze of unpainted cinder block homes and narrow alleys pointing out the filthy, The calls are from Haitian cholera victims who are desperate to know if they'll receive any of the compensation promised by the United Nations after its blue-helmeted peacekeepers infected Haiti's Artibonite River and one of its tributaries with the deadly disease in 2010. "They are thirsty for information," says Benjamin, head of ASOVIK'K, the Association of Cholera Victims of Carrefour, which is compiling a list of cholera victims - about 2,700 and growing - in anticipation of U.N. payment.

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  8. Romualdez appointed PH ambassador to USRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Manila Bulletin

    ... to the United States of America, with concurrent jurisdiction over the Commonwealth of Jamaica, Republic of Haiti, Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Dominica, The Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint ...

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  9. Why two Samaritans in Panama are helping Cuban migrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | The Miami Herald

    ... on bank transactions for Cubans who open U.S. bank accounts. In Oct. 2016, Hurricane Matthew devastated the southern Haiti hitting Port-Salut especially hard. Nearly a year after the storm, the area is still struggling to rebuild. Ex-Brazilian ...

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  10. Dancer raises money, hope for HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | Brunswick News

    Some of the girls who participate in the creative arts programs through Milk Carton on a String in LA ogA ne, Haiti. Some of the boys who participate in the creative arts programs through Milk Carton on a String in LA ogA ne, Haiti.

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  11. "I saw a lot of women who died during delivery, but I did not know how to help them."Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | The Washington Post

    Interpretation of the news based on evidence, including data, as well as anticipating how events might unfold based on past events The maternity ward at St. Therese Hospital in Hinche, Haiti, doesn't have running water. Waste is collected in buckets.

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  12. These Haitians Found Refuge From Earthquakes, Cholera, and Poverty....Read the original story

    Monday Jul 24 | Mother Jones

    In Haiti, 26-year-old Marie struggled to make ends meet. Unlike many in the northern city of GonaA ves, where she lives, she did have a paying job-she was a secretary for a transportation company-but after buying groceries and caring for her ailing mother, her monthly paycheck was gone.

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  13. Higher Education: Minister gives details of the Presidential grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | CRTV

    The Minister of Higher Education, Chancellor of Academic Orders, Jacque Fame Ndongo has said the 500,000 laptops, a Presidential grant to students of state universities and those of private higher institutions of learning will arrive Cameroon in December 2017. The information was contained in a press release made public after an audience granted to the the Deputy Director of the Sinchuan Telecommunications Construction and Engineering CO Ltd, Zhu Wenli on 17th July 2017.

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  14. SFA's Arthur Temple College of Forestry and Agriculture provides agroforestry outreach in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | Gilmer Mirror

    Torn blue tarps serving as the makeshift roof of a cinderblock church gently flapped in the wind as representatives from Stephen F. Austin State University's Arthur Temple College of Forestry and Agriculture asked questions of a predominantly male group of subsistence farmers through an interpreter. Those in attendance are residents of Merger, Haiti, a small village located outside of the country's capital of Port-au-Prince, who struggle to produce food in the dry, rocky and erosion-prone soil surrounding the community.

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  15. Too Cool For SchoolRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 23 | Dissident Voice

    ... them regarding our having to time-share the texts. And more recently, while working on a child trafficking project in Haiti, I would spend my "off day" working on ecological projects in Port-au-Prince where I ended up in the Ministry of the ...

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  16. Led by God: High Country teachers minister in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 22 | Watauga Democrat

    ... with a mission to build a school for the children of his home village. In contrast with the gorgeous landscapes of Haiti, the streets of Minoterie exemplify the poor living conditions of the country. Oxius Habbi, who one day hopes to be an ...

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  17. 'No respect for a human life'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 22 | NEWS.com.au

    The question, from a former special agent with the US Department of Homeland Security, is directed at a group of children being held against their will in a rusted home hidden in the hills of Petion-Ville, in the republic of Haiti. The undercover human trafficking operative produces an iPhone, and shows the children an image of a luxury yacht, moored nearby in the Caribbean.

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  18. Author Tamara Charles to Host 2nd Annual Gala for Domestic Violence AwarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 22 | PR Log

    ... warrior. Her book is available on Amazon at https://www.amazon.com/ Charles/dp/1544871090. Born in Port Au Prince, Haiti, Tamara Charles came to the US at the age of 5 and was raised in Lynn, MA and Brooklyn, NY. She is the eldest sibling with four ...

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  19. PIASA to offer Haitian art, from 1940 up to nowRead the original story

    Friday Jul 21 | Art Daily

    The PIASA auction offers the chance to discover a field of artistic creativity whose richness and variety remains little known - and often dismissed as 'exotic' despite expressing the history, beliefs and cultural mix of a country that has interacted for centuries with the rest of the world. On Thursday 19 October 2017, PIASA will hold an exceptional sale of Art From Haiti in conjunction with the Centre d'Art in Port-au-Prince.

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  20. Haitian Immigrants With Temporary Status Await Trump's Next MoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 21 | The New York Times

    ... homeland in 2010. T.P.S. allows him and other Haitians to live and work legally in this country, until conditions in Haiti have improved enough to return home safely. Now, the Trump administration is monitoring earthquake recovery efforts to ...

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