Haiti Newswire (Page 14)

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  1. T&T soprano knocks media at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2017 | Trinidad Guardian

    Soprano Jeanine deBique who is singing throughout Europe doesn't think enough is being done to promote the work of T&T's opera singers in Europe. "It saddens me that until a particular art form is recognised internationally, the local press or even the local T&T community will not recognise that art as being something of theirs or being something great."

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  2. Rural water plants clogged by debrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2017 | Trinidad Guardian

    Several areas in North Trinidad are expected to be without a water supply as the Water and Sewerage Authority's treatment facilities have been adversely affected due to the heavy rainfall over the past few days. According to a release issued yesterday, several of the water treatment plants have been shut down due to a number of issues, such as turbid river conditions, clogged intake screens and power failures.

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  3. Don't sell flood-soaked cropsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2017 | Trinidad Guardian

    Tabaquite farmer Alraj Lubin looks at his cabbage field that was destroyed by the flood waters in Tabaquite, on Thursday. PICTURE RISHI RAGOONATHTabaquite farmer Alraj Lubin looks at his cabbage field that was destroyed by the flood waters in Tabaquite, on Thursday.

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  4. Cafe Erzulie's Haitian Spirit of LoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | The New Yorker

    On any given night at this bar, named after the vodou goddess, there might be events like Afrofuturist lecturers, lobster festivals, or live jazz. Erzulie, the Haitian spirit of love and beauty, holds Thursdays sacred.

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  5. Get on with elections, Canada urges Haiti, still struggling from 2010 earthquakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    Canada urged the Haitian government on Thursday to call elections soon, as the Caribbean nation teetered yet again on the brink of collapse. But while Haiti tries to resolve a mounting political crisis, Canadian officials say aid money will continue to flow to help rebuild a nation still struggling with the devastation of a deadly earthquake five years ago.

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  6. Haitian Ambassador to Deliver Keynote Address at Caribbean Summit at Seton Hall UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | PRWeb

    ... aspect of concern given recent events and the region's ongoing susceptibility to nature's elements. Born in Jeremie, Haiti, Ambassador Altidor received his undergraduate degree from Boston College, an advanced degree from the Massachusetts Institute ...

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  7. A New Chapter for the Disastrous United Nations Mission in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | New Yorker

    In February of 2004, Haiti's first democratically elected President, Jean-Bertrand Aristide, was forced out of office for a second time, having been reinstated, and then reA lected, after a 1991 military coup. This time, Aristide was replaced by GA rard Latortue, a former United Nations official, who called those who took up arms against Aristide "freedom fighters."

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  8. U-17 girls draw with BermudaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | Trinidad Guardian

    T&T Under- 17 Girls team finished off a tough night at the CONCACAF Caribbean qualifying tournament in Haiti with a 2-2 tie with Bermuda and a share of the points on Monday night at the Stade Silvio Cator in the Haitian capital of Port-au-Prince. The Soca Princesses were twice made to come from behind against a battling Bermudan team which made it's intentions clear, to be one of the qualifying teams from Group Two.

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  9. Haiti police use tear gas to stop tax protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | Jamaica Observer

    Haitian police on Tuesday used tear gas and water cannons to disperse thousands of protesters marching on the capital Port-au-Prince, as anger mounts over tax hikes seen as unfairly targeting the poor. It was the latest in a series of demonstrations that began over a month ago against the 2017-18 budget passed by the administration of President Jovenel Moise.

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  10. Lots going on in Richmond up to holiday seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | Cape Breton Post

    Just because the Celtic Colours Music Festival has come to an end, it does not mean that there is nothing to do for those visitors staying longer in the area. Richmond has a number of activities scheduled to take place during the fall and heading into the holiday season.

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  11. 40 people missing as migrant vessel sinks off HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | The Daily Star

    UN Bangladeshi peacekeepers of the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti prepare to leave Haiti at Toussaint Louverture International Airport in Port-au-Prince on October 8, 2017.

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  12. Volleyballers qualify for WorldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2017 | Trinidad Guardian

    ... came within a win of securing a spot for Italy, but fell to host Cuba in a group-decider after wins over Curacao and Haiti. Then a few months later, T&T again stumbled in its final match against Mexico here in T&T, after wins over Costa Rica, ...

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  13. INTERVIEW: Haiti on path to stability, development thanks to UN mission, says envoyRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2017 | United Nations

    MINUSTAH provides logistical support to Haiti's Provisionary Electoral Council to transport ballots from around the country to the capital, Port-au-Prince, for tabulation during the 2015 presidential and legislative elections. UN Photo/Logan Abassi 13 October 2017 – After 13 years, the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti will close its doors on 15 October.

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  14. U.N. Sri Lanka peacekeepers patrol the slum of Marttisant in Port-au-Prince, Tuesday, July 31, 2007.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    As the United Nations wound down its 13 1/2-year peacekeeping operation in Haiti last month, Sandra HonorA , the Trinidadian diplomat who had steered the country through a deadly hurricane , a protracted political crisis and a presidential election , wondered if the fragile nation would finally get a break. A powerful Hurricane Irma was threatening the northern coast, and the U.N. Stabilization Mission, known by its French acronym MINUSTAH , had reduced its presence as the last of its blue-helmet soldiers prepared to depart.

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  15. Choosing Between Work and Breastfeeding in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | Health News Digest

    New mothers in poor urban communities may feel the necessity to work and have a measure of food security rather than trying to find the time and ability for exclusive breastfeeding, a health issue that could be rectified with social support, researchers from the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis found in a study in Haiti. "Poor women and their families in the Petite Anse area of Cap Haitien, Haiti, face serious challenges due to poverty," said Carolyn Lesorogol , professor and associate dean for global strategy and programs.

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  16. MREs sustain Soldiers and babies alikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | The United States Army

    MRE components, including the salt, sugar, and flavoring packets like the ones used by Dr. Shannon Manzi to make an emergency oral rehydration solution to treat dehydrated babies and victims of the earthquake in Haiti in 2010, are shown here in menu #23. MRE drink flavoring packets like these were used with the salt and sugar packets to make an emergency oral rehydration solution by Dr. Shannon Manzi with the Disaster Medical Assistance Team, or MA-1 DMAT, out of Boston, to treat dehydrated babies and victims of the earthquake in Haiti in 2010.

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  17. Haitians Say Goodbye To UN Troops That Brought Cholera That Ravaged Their NationRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2017 | The Daily Caller

    On Oct. 15, 2017, the United Nations will withdraw its peacekeeping troops from Haiti , ending its 13-year mission there. One might expect mixed feelings about the soldiers' departure.

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  18. Miami-Dade Commissioners Ask Trump Not to Deport 24,000 HaitiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | Miami New Times

    ... are asking the Department of Homeland Security to reconsider. With DHS set to decide whether to extend or terminate Haiti's TPS by November 23 , commissioners adopted a resolution last week formally asking President Donald Trump and the DHS to ...

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  19. Departing U.N. troops leave Haiti damaged in their wakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2017 | UPI

    One might expect mixed feelings about the soldiers' departure. After all, since the arrival of the U.N. Stabilization Mission in Haiti in June 2004, after former President Jean-Bertrande Aristide was forced out by a coup , the island has seen neither war nor armed conflict .

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  20. Ahead of UN mission's closure, envoy reports greater stability, security in HaitiRead the original story

    Oct 12, 2017 | United Nations

    Sandra Honore, Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of the UN Stabilization Mission in Haiti , briefs the Security Council. UN Photo/Eskinder Debebe 12 October 2017 – Haiti has seen a significant turnaround from profound instability, widespread political violence, and a climate of lawlessness that in 2004 impacted the every-day lives of millions of Haitians, the head of the United Nations peacekeeping mission in the Caribbean islands country told the Security Council on Thursday.

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