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13 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

Haiti's Hopital Albert Schweitzer strives to be an 'engine of care'

Walking down the narrow dirt road, Marie Roline Castor makes her way past the busy, crowded market.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Judge to question Haiti police chief over failure to execute arrest warrants

By Joseph Guyler Delva PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti -- A Haitian judge, conducting an inquiry into acts of corruption blamed on former Haitian president Jean-Bertrand Aristide, issued a judicial invitation to Haiti's police chief, Godson Orlus, to appear before him on Thursday to answer questions about the failure of the Caribbean country's police force ... (more)

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Experts seek to save Haiti's archaeological sites

A group of international experts is traveling across Haiti to examine the country's archaeological sites and develop a plan to better protect them.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Commentary: SOS, Cape Haitian, a city of some one million citizens without water

By Jean H Charles I had the suspicion that Cape Haitian was one of the most beautiful cities in the world.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Miami Herald

Former Haitian President Aristide in the spotlight amid criminal probe

A criminal probe into former Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide's second presidency is sparking renewed interests in the reclusive leader.

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Barron's

How to Wisely Give Humanitarian Aid

Humanitarian aid has developed a bad reputation in recent years. When an earthquake ravaged southern Haiti in January 2010, leaving an estimated 316,000 dead, $9 billion was committed for relief and reconstruction, including $3 billion in private donations.

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Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Be Like Brit Foundation grows from kitchen to office space

Cherylann Gengel, co-founder of the Be Like Brit foundation, outside the new international headquarters at 66 Pullman St. WORCESTER - The Be Like Brit Foundation is grateful for the volunteers here who help its efforts to operate an orphanage in Grand Goave, Haiti.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Haitian activist committed to trial on murder charges

Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .

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The New Zealand Herald

Experts urge Haiti to act on climate change threat

Coffee and mango fields that help form the backbone of Haiti's agricultural economy are at risk of withering if the country does not take steps soon to prepare for climate change effects, experts at an environmental conference said Thursday.

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National Public Radio

Like American Idol, But With Songs About Haiti's Child Slaves

Frantzita Dede, who's 19, sings "Let's Help Them" - the child slaves of Haiti. Frederic Dupoux for NPR hide caption Tamarre Joseph, escorted from the stage after her performance, had the crowd on its feet, chanting her refrain: "We will be a country without restaveks."

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Debate continues in Haiti over whether former president can challenge investigating judge

Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .

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The Orlando Sentinel

Haitian leaders' bold vision goes beyond October election

For the first time in two centuries, Haiti has leadership that is taking a businesslike approach to running the country, with President Michel Martelly and Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe encouraging the government's ministers and secretaries to act as executives in the service of Haiti's 10 million shareholders.

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HeraldNet

Volunteers reflect on lessons to and from young Haitians

The ability to set a broken bone. How to use a fire extinguisher. The way to staunch the flow of blood from a wound.

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HeraldNet

Volunteers reflect on lessons to and from young Haitians

The ability to set a broken bone. How to use a fire extinguisher. The way to staunch the flow of blood from a wound.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Bermuda Keeping An Eye On Cristobal As It Strengthened Into A Hurricane

Government officials have warned residents to keep a close eye on a strengthening Hurricane Cristobal at it approaches Bermuda from the south.

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Patch.com

Pizza with a Purpose September 9th

Pizza with a Purpose! CPK will donate 20% of proceeds raised on Friday, September 19, 2014 at the Westfarm Mall location in West Hartford, CT.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

Haiti's recalcitrant senators pressured by colleagues to pass electoral law

Also, for the convenience of our readers and the online community generally, we have reproduced the complete Caribbean Net News archives from 2004 to 2010 here .

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WWTC-AM Eagan

TS Cristobal slowly moving away from Bahamas

The center of Tropical Storm Cristobal was slowly moving away from the Bahamas on Monday, leaving behind flooded communities across a swath of soaked Caribbean islands and resulting in at least two fatalities.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

Caribbean News Now!

On Day of Remembrance, UN says triumph over slavery should guide...

PARIS, France -- Marking the anniversary of the first successful slave uprising in the Western hemisphere, in the French colony of Saint-Domingue, which culminated in the elimination of slavery there and the founding of the Republic of Haiti, the head of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization said on Saturday that the ... (more)

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Cybercast News Service

Cristobal's pelting rains lash southeast Bahamas

Slow-moving Tropical Storm Cristobal lashed parts of the Bahamas and the Turks and Caicos Islands with heavy rainfall and white-crested surf after swollen rivers swept at least three people away on the Caribbean island shared by the Dominican Republic and Haiti.

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