Like traditional models for cholera transmission, we considered the number of people who have acquired temporary immunity because they survived the infection. But instead of assuming that V. cholerae decays in the […]
Candidate Jude Celestin “will not launch his campaign and will not participate in the January 24 voting” until recommendations that an independent electoral commission presented earlier are fully implemented, his campaign spokesman […]
« Ce chiffre de 207 000 enfants est insupportable », affirme Ariel Henry. « C’est une problématique complexe qui fait appel à des habitudes culturelles et changer les mentalités ne se fait pas à coup de décret », […]
Eight candidates in last month’s disputed presidential vote are demanding changes in Haiti’s electoral council and national police department. And if that doesn’t happen by next month, they are calling for a […]
In the 1990s, Mr. Michel was recognized — if he was recognized — as the “other” member of the Grammy-winning Fugees. As the crew’s architect, he introduced the members Lauryn Hill and […]
Haiti: Violent protests continue after accusations of massive fraud in presidential election – International Business Times
A poll by an independent research group found deep public suspicion of the first round of the presidential election. A poll taken after preliminary results were announced on 5 November found that […]
Police fired teargas to disperse protesters who denounced the first round as fraudulent.Last week, one person was killed when police clashed with protesters demanding that the first round be annulled.The protesters accuse […]
In reaction, partisans of opposition candidates accusing Moise and Martelly of orchestrating fraud — accusations Moise and his PHTK party have denied — took to the streets setting tires ablaze in planned […]
Hooded gangs attacked a large demonstration against election fraud today in the Haitian capital. A group of about 20 hooded men in a white pickup (license plate 1-00692), armed with machetes, pipes, […]
The poll also came up with a curious result when voters were asked who they voted for among the 54 names on the ballot. Just over 6 percent said they voted for […]
Two Haitian presidential candidates injured in protest, a third threatened with arrest | Miami Herald
Benoit says he was hit in his head, and three other places by rubber bullets. He alleges, however, that real bullets were also fired by cops.“It’s like its 2003 all over again,” […]
Haitian police are accused of firing rubber bullets at protesters angered by the conduct of the country’s recent presidential election. Rough cut (no reporter narration). Source: Reuters.com
“Of course, we have to wait. It’s not finished, but I have a positive expectation that we’re moving into the right direction,” said Brazilian diplomat Celso Amorim, who headed the mission.United Nations […]
An American missionary who had been working in Haiti for many years was fatally shot by gunmen in the impoverished country’s capital as she sat behind the wheel of her car on […]
“It is only through elections that a legitimate transfer of power can take place,” Kerry said during his first visit to Haiti and after a meeting with Haitian President Michel Martelly and […]
Alors qu’Haïti entre en campagne électorale, qu’un nouveau président doit être élu au plus tard le 27 décembre de cette année, la Banque mondiale a sorti un rapport, rendu public mardi, qui […]
Though not a household name in the U.S., Digicel is the biggest mobile and cable provider in many countries in the Caribbean and South Pacific, generating $2.8 billion in revenue in its last […]
Carole Démesmin, de par son charisme, sa fidélité à son sacerdoce et son engagement pour épanouir la culture haïtienne, est dotée de discernement et d’intellection pour être le guide spirituel de la […]
“Today, 10 percent of children — about 400,000 — won’t even go to school,” he said.”And out of every 100 children who go to school this year, less than 10 will finish […]
While many in this struggling nation are too young to remember the years, 1915 to 1934, that marked the first U.S. invasion of Haiti, the occupation remains a complex, and for some, […]
Thousands of Haitians lined up at government offices throughout the Dominican Republic on Wednesday to beat a deadline to register under a new immigration law or face potential deportation. The government of […]
Haiti’s cholera victims have taken another important step toward justice with respect to the deadly epidemic caused by the United Nations (UN). On May 27, the victims filed their legal brief in […]
Former Haitian Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe is among three individuals whose candidacy for president is being recommended for disqualification by electoral judges. Of the 70 people who filed to run for president, […]
Michel Martelly ne va accorder de décharge à personne!.
Haiti doesn’t seem like a place that would be central to a U.S. presidential candidate’s foreign policy. It’s a small country, whose 10.3 million people inhabit the western third of a Caribbean […]
A Haitian marine biologist who successfully fought to create a national park to protect a large swath of Haiti’s north coast has won a prominent U.S. environmental activism prize. Jean Wiener was […]
Port Lafito will be Haiti’s first Panamax Port and will bring the country to the forefront of modern logistics with state of the art equipment and technology. The $80 million port is […]
Le cinéaste Raoul Peck a été récompensé lors des 10e anniversaires des prix Henri Langlois et rencontres internationales du cinéma de patrimoine, durant une cérémonie à la maison de l’Organisation des Nations […]
« Après plusieurs jours d’attente et de suspense, le Conseil électoral provisoire a finalement publié mardi soir la liste définitive des partis et regroupements politiques agréés et habilités à prendre part aux prochaines […]
Le fonds national pour l’éducation dans le collimateur de la Cour des comptes.
La présidence salue la sagesse de l’opposition radicale.
“The timetable for the withdrawal should be reassessed,” Haiti’s U.N. Ambassador Denis Regis said during the four-hour discussion on the scheduled reduction and reconfiguration of the U.N. Stabilization Mission in Haiti, known […]
As Mr. Martelly strengthens his hold on power, scandals involving those close to him have continued to mount, raising questions about the president’s ability to lead. One of Mr. Martelly’s senior advisers […]
Affaire Bautista, dossier VCS Mining, Jean Max Bellerive se défend et annonce sa participation aux prochaines élections
L’ancien chef du gouvernement et ministre de la Planification sous le second mandat de René Préval, Jean Max Bellerive, rejette les allégations de corruption qui pèsent sur lui dans le dossier de […]
Haiti has significant potential for aquaculture development and inland fisheries. After Cuba, Haiti is the Caribbean country that has the most inland resources, with 23,000 hectares of water bodies – almost half […]
Des militaires dominicains ont rapatrié, le jeudi 5 mars, 16 ressortissants haïtiens dont 12 hommes et 4 femmes à la frontière de Belladère/Elias Piña. Accueillies aux environs de 2h pm, au bureau […]
“Today is sad,” she said. “I feel so bad because she was so young.” Donnassaint said Bureau was attending the Carnival with her mother but later went off with friends to follow […]
Le président, Michel Martelly, et le premier ministre, Evans Paul, sont arrivés samedi matin sur les lieux et ont accueilli les proches des victimes. Dix-sept cercueils blancs étaient recouverts du drapeau haïtien. […]
Prime Minister Evans Paul spoke at the ceremony, sharing the pain of losing his younger sister at a soccer stadium disaster in 1976. “It’s a way to tell you: we all during […]
Edmond Mulet rattrapé par son passé de “trafiquant d’enfants au Guatémala” – Radio Television Caraibes
Dans les années 1980, Mulet était avocat et un candidat au Congrès pour le parti d’extrême-droite PNR. Il a également fait partie de “Les Enfants du Soleil”, une “entreprise” d’adoption internationale qui […]
The Miami Herald.
La communauté internationale a exprimé sa consternation suite au drame de mardi matin. Les ambassades basées en Haïti et des organisations internationales ont partagé leurs sympathies avec les victimes et le peuple […]
Les mesures d’accompagnement aux victimes du Champs de Mars.
A stampede on Tuesday left 16 people dead and 78 injured when a singer atop a Carnival float struck an overhead power line, igniting sparks and panic, the authorities said. The accident […]
More than a dozen killed in Haiti electrocution when power line hits carnival float | The Miami Herald
More than a dozen killed in Haiti electrocution when power line hits carnival float | The Miami Herald.
At least 20 people on a packed Carnival float were killed when one of them touched a high-voltage power line, leading to electrocution and a fire, officials in Haiti said. The accident […]
Le Gouvernement de la République consterné par l’accident survenu sur le parcours du carnaval national
Port-au-Prince, le mardi 17 Février 2015.- Le gouvernement de la République informe la population qu’un malheureux accident, suite à un choc électrique, s’est produit tôt ce matin à 2h48 lors du passage du […]
« L’impunité règne pour les crimes contre les journalistes », « les enquêtes sur les meurtres de journalistes souffrent de lenteur inacceptable et d’obstruction répétées générant un climat d’impunité inquiétant » écrit le RSF respectivement pour […]
Des hommes de loi désapprouvent Desras.
In Haiti’s capital Port au Prince, protesters threatened to disrupt Carnival celebrations which are due to take place on Sunday. They’re angry at the cost of fuel which they say is nearly […]