The National Directorate of Water Supply and Sanitation (DINEPA) conducts important work in the city of Les Cayes (South Department). The works consists to the rehabilitation and the extension of the system of potable water supply, and includes the construction of a distribution network of potable water, the strengthening of the well field and the construction of pumping… Continue
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Michaëlle Jean the UNESCO Special Envoy for Haiti believes that the 100th International Women's Day provides an opportunity for women to reflect on the continued work needed to achieve universal equality. "International Women's Day 2011 allows Canadians to remember that the road to gender equality is still fraught with many obstacles [...] We must keep alight the flame of… Continue
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Sunday, March 6, the candidate Michel Martelly was in Les Cayes, in front a crowd of several thousand supporters and sympathizers. After a few developed, designed to "warm up" his audience, the candidate Martelly spoke among others of the importance of the vocational education, of the possible solutions to finance some major projects for Haiti and the cost of living.… Continue
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Port-au-Prince is celebrating its first carnival since the earthquake of January 2010 which had forced the cancellation of this cultural event. Because of the rubble, and camps, the traditional route has been changed. Organisers have erected a plywood wall separating the area reserved for Carnival and IDP camps...
The kickoff of the Carnival was launched at 2pm.… Continue
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More than one year after the earthquake of January 2010, some child amputees will have new hope through the joint efforts of Project Medishare, Knights of Columbus, Össur International and Healing Haiti's Children. Yesterday Saturday, was inaugurated in Haiti, the international laboratory Össur, of prostheses and orthoses to the Bernard Mevs Hospital.
"We are… Continue
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At a press conference held Friday morning in Montreal, the candidate Mirlande Manigat said she hoped a turnout in the second round next March 20 of 50% "if we reach 50% of voters, I think it will be a positive step" Recalling that this is the first time, that there is a second round of elections in Haiti "I do not think that Haitians are afraid to vote. I think that perhaps… Continue
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Thursday, in Leogane, the candidate Michel Martelly in front of a large crowd "overexcited", proved unifying, addressing several themes of its program, among others: education and reconstruction. Education :
"All those who have ruled the country so far, were politicians, what results have they given? The misery! I am a little musician, I have no… Continue
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The Foundation "Connaissance et Liberté-FOKAL" supports the production of a documentary film of the director Richard Sénécal on the situation and the living conditions of Haitian students in the Dominican Republic. This documentary film, temporarily titled "Malpasse", will be filmed over a period of nine months on both sides of the border and in cities like Port-au-Prince,… Continue
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In its support to the Provisional Electoral Council (CEP), the UN Mission for Stabilization in Haiti (Minustah) continues on the road of the presidential and legislative elections of 20 March. For the current period, most of its means of transport and of its human resources are used as part of its logistical and security support to the electoral process.
As a… Continue
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A large crowd turned out Wednesday night in Miami to welcome… Continue
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Beyonce watches the French Open mens final match between Spaniard Rafael Nadal and Swede Robin Soderling at Roland Garros in Paris on June 6, 2010. Nadal defeated Soderling 6-4, 6-2, 6-4 to win his fifth French Open title in six years. UPI/David Silpa …
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Last weekend the presidential candidate Mirlande Manigat was on tour in the Northeast where she was greeted warmly by thousands of people.
Tuesday, March 1, Mirlande Manigat was the guest of a group of Protestant pastors in Palais de l'Art (Delmas 33). At 12:30pm in the Faculté de Droit et des Sciences Économiques (FDSE), students of the faculty gave it their… Continue
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The presidential candidate Michel Martelly believes that Haiti should removed from the political life, the "hatred" and the "culture of struggle between the different sectors" to promote rather "the interest of the Haitians" to meet the challenges ahead. "It is imperative that we accept our differences. We may have different ideas, a different ideology, but we have to live… Continue
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World Bank (WB) and the Interamerican Development Bank (IDB) proposes the creation of a submarine cable terminal (optical fiber) to facilitate access to the Dominican Republic and Haiti at the rest of the world.
The presentation of this project was made Tuesday in Santo Domingo [Dominican Republic] in the conclusions of the workshop "on the infrastructure and the… Continue
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The Interim Haiti Recovery Commission (IHRC) Co-Chairs and Board held a productive meeting in the Haitian capital on Monday, approving a slate of new reconstruction projects valued at US $255 million.
The IHRC Co-Chairs (Prime Minister Jean-Max Bellerive and President Bill Clinton) urged donors to redouble their efforts to address priority reconstruction needs,… Continue
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The Group of Friends of Haiti at the Organization of American States (OAS) received the reports of the Secretary General, José Miguel Insulza, and Assistant Secretary General, Albert Ramdin, on their recent meetings with leaders and representatives in the region concerning the current situation and future of the Caribbean country with respect to the reconstruction efforts… Continue
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Michaëlle Jean Special Representative of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) for Haiti, who was attending a press conference Monday, on the partnerships to establish and strengthen with the philanthropic sector for the promotion of education for all, she insisted in her speech on the crucial importance that represents the access to… Continue
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