Haiti Newswire (Page 14)

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  1. Startup raises hopes for high-tech growth in Buffalo [The Buffalo News, N.Y.]Read the original story

    Oct 26, 2014 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... But JP Bak and his wife, Ulla, both Danish-born lawyers, aren't new to the business. They own a similar factory in Haiti that was erected as an economic development response to the devastation caused by the 2010 earthquake that ravaged the island. ...

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  2. Bobby Avey: Authority Melts From MeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | All About Jazz

    It's no mean feat for a creative artist to translate historical events -much less those marred by centuries of slavery, political struggles, foreign occupation and the endless oppression of a chronically poor underclass wracked by disease -into a cogent, coherent musical statement. Recent events on the island nation of Haiti have included a devastating earthquake and an ensuing cholera epidemic.

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  3. Haitian Dolphins Louis Delmas, Terrence Fede winning friends, influencing peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... writer Chris Perkins and talked about their roots and cultural pride. At Fresh Kut Barber Shop in Miami's Little Haiti, Ary Jaccis, a 30-year old Miami resident, learned something he didn't know about the Dolphins. Not far from the barber shop, at ...

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  4. Alphonse named Fort-Liberte BishopRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2014 | Catholic-Hierarchy News

    Announcements of recent changes in the hierarchy of the Catholic Church. This blog serves as a supplement to the main Catholic-Hierarchy website.

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  5. LIAT announces amendments to its 2014 Winter ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | Bajan Reporter

    ... to 10 per week. At the same time, the airline has announced a delay to the launch of services to Port-au-Prince in Haiti and a temporary suspension of flights between Antigua and Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic. Head of Corporate ...

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  6. Commentary: A renewal of patriotic sentiment in HaitiRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    By Jean H Charles I was in Cape Haitian recently and I was surprised to find the magnificent and huge cathedral of the city filled like an egg by school students for the commemoration of the death of King Henry Christophe, who ruled the northern part of Haiti from 1806 to 1820. It was not a national holiday but a local one, spurred by a son of the city who passed away few days before this celebration.

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  7. 800 million Twitpic photos to vanish from the web SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | GlobalNews

    ... people. Crazy. A year later Haitian's began using the image uploading service to tweet pictures of the destruction in Haiti following the worst earthquake to hit the Caribbean in 200 years. "One of the most radical shifts in human communications ...

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  8. Heroes, production be damned, give us public holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Jamaica Observer

    ... and the logistics of the Royal Yacht Britannia. France's Bastille Day marks its revolution, Cuba's its war with Spain, Haiti's war with France, America's with England; ours are

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  9. Young People Use Gorgeous Instagram Pics To Show There's More To Haiti Than PovertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Switched

    If you ask Paola Mathe, Instagram isn't just for shameless selfies and pics of delicious foods -- it's a great way to change negative perceptions of a country, too. With over 8,600 followers, Mathe's Instagram account is filled with images of pristine beaches, colorful street art and swaying palm trees set against blue skies -- photos some wouldn't associate with Haiti, the country Mathe grew up in and frequently visits.

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  10. Haiti Cholera Victims Seek Damages from UN in US CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Voice of America

    U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon walks out after visiting the house of a cholera victim during the launching of sanitation campaign in Hinche, Haiti, July 14, 2014. A U.S. District Court judge heard oral arguments Thursday in a lawsuit brought by victims of Haiti's cholera outbreak, who are seeking compensation from the United Nations.

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  11. Whistleblowers Expose USAID's Pervasive Hidden FailuresRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | Common Dreams

    ... 2011 and 2013, ranging from a program to address waste and fraud in U.S. aid to Pakistan to an agricultural program in Haiti to a $4.6 million payment to free detained NGO workers in Egypt. The audit drafts were then compared with the publicly ...

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  12. Majescor Reports Contruction License Awarded to Lipari Mineracao...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Market Wire

    ... copper-gold project and the Faille B vein gold project located in the Northeast mineral district of the Republic of Haiti, near the port-city of Cap-Haitian. The Douvray and Faille B projects are each covered by a five-year renewable Mining ...

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  13. Paradise YogaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Miami New Times

    ... power yoga class will raise enough funds to support programs for the Paradise Fund's community center in Jacmel, Haiti. After a long day at work, there's no better way to let go all of the stress than with a couple of inversions. Don't think you ...

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  14. T&T U-17s in must-win game todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Trinidad Guardian

    T&T's Under 17 men's team will have it all to do when it faces Barbados today in both teams' second match of the final round of qualifiers for the Concacaf Under-17 Championship, at the Silvia Cator Stadium, Port-Au-Prince, from 5 pm. This after the Shawn Cooper-coached team suffered a poor 2-0 loss to St Lucia in the first match on Sunday.

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  15. Michaelle Jean says Africa backs her Francophonie bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Globe and Mail

    ... the Francophonie and why she should lead it. Michaelle Jean, former General Governor and current special envoy to Haiti for the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, or UNESCO, reacts to a song being sung at a memorial ...

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  16. Commentary: Law and Politics: More chaos and confusionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    By Lloyd Noel The public gathering that was held by the constitution reformation committee at the Trade Centre in Grand Anse last week Wednesday attracted a very loud and agitated crowd in attendance. The intention of the meeting was for the increase of the number of issues to be placed as guidelines on the referendum document that the people will be voting to adopt.

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  17. Islamic Bank-funded school reconstruction in Haiti completedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    By Ray Chickrie Caribbean News Now contributor PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti -- After the devastating earthquake of 2010, the Islamic Development Bank came to the aid of Haiti to help in the reconstruction of five schools in the form of a grant of US$5 million. Last Tuesday, the head of the IsDB, Dr Ahmad Mohamed Ali al-Madani, visited Haiti to witness the completion of the rehabilitation and reconstruction of four of those five schools.

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  18. Ex-university chaplain named in sexual abuse lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | News Times

    ... Pierre Toussaint School in Cap-Haitien. A file photo of Douglas Perlitz, a Fairfield University graduate named in a Haiti sex abuse lawsuit filed Friday, Oct. 17, 2014. Photo: Jeff Bustraan, ST Douglas Perlitz, center, in Haiti, at the "Village" ...

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  19. Cholera in Haiti, four years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Crofs Blogs

    On the evening of October 20, 2010, I posted an item from Treyfish at Pandemic Information News: Haiti: A mysterious outbreak . Excerpt: Health officials in rural Haiti are investigating a possible disease outbreak that could be responsible for dozens of deaths and a surge in hospital patients, U.N. aid workers said Wednesday.

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  20. named in lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    A suspended Jesuit priest who was once Fairfield University's chaplain is accused in a lawsuit of sexually abusing a teenager at a charity in Haiti supported by the college. A 26-year-old man sued Friday in federal court in Connecticut, naming the Rev.

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