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Haiti's BCEN to hear muncipal appeals as Canada deplores poll delay

Jamaica Observer - ‎15 hours ago‎
PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti (CMC) - The National Office of Electoral Disputes (BCEN) says it will begin hearing later this week appeals made by candidates in the municipal elections on October 25 last year.

Don't Dump Peanuts on Haiti, Campaigners Tell the US

teleSUR English - ‎17 hours ago‎
As part of its “Stocks for Food” program, the U.S. Department of Agriculture plans to ship 500 metric tons of peanuts to Haitian schools, which could destroy Haiti's peanut market and the livelihood and income of 150,000 peanut farmers and their ...

Earthquake-resistant orphanage is a welcoming ray of hope in Haiti

Inhabitat - ‎7 hours ago‎
When the NGO Ayitimoun yo approached Milanese architect Bonaventura Visconti di Modrone to design and build an orphanage for an impoverished Haitian village, his friends warned him it would be a waste of time and money. Undeterred, Bonaventura ...

Victim of fatal Brockton crash survived 2010 Haiti earthquake

WCVB Boston - ‎9 hours ago‎
BROCKTON, Mass. —Mercedes Dorval was inside her home in Haiti Jan. 12, 2010, when she felt the rumble under her feet. Her five grandchildren were playing on the roof of their three-story building.

Haiti - Economy : Economic exploration mission of the Clinton Foundation - ‎4 hours ago‎
From May 4-6, 2016, leaders from the retail, fashion, and manufacturing sectors will visit several Clinton Foundation partners in Haiti, with the goal of developing new sourcing opportunities and forming new business partnerships with Haitian artisans ...

Haiti orphanage by Bonaventura Visconti di Modrone

Dezeen - ‎May 1, 2016‎
Due to Haiti's limited resources, most materials - including concrete, aluminium and sand to produce the bricks - had to be imported from the Dominican Republic, which is a day's travel from the site.

Photos of Life on a Haitian Dump

VICE - ‎3 hours ago‎
In 2010, a magnitude seven earthquake hit the tiny Caribbean nation of Haiti, killing hundreds of thousands of people. Support flooded in from around the world, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie donated $1 million, Sean Penn set up a relief organization ...

Taylor Lab And Project Bright Set Sights On Solar Energy In Haiti

Yale News - ‎6 hours ago‎
The lab of Prof. Andre Taylor, who teaches chemical and environmental engineering, is seeking to provide electricity to a school and community in Haiti. Partnering with Project Bright, a student initiative at Yale that focuses on solar energy projects ...

What US peanut donations mean to Haiti

Washington Post - ‎May 1, 2016‎
Haiti has among the highest rates of chronic poverty in the world. Almost one-third of all childhood deaths are due to undernutrition, and Haiti is suffering from a crop-withering drought. For years, the United States has supported Haitians by helping ...
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Over 20 Haitians Die in Shipwreck After Boat Capsizes

Sputnik International - ‎16 hours ago‎
According to Haiti's Civil Protection officials. Some of the survivors of the shipwreck have been hospitalized. The national maritime service is continuing the search for survivors and the recovery of bodies from the shipwreck area, the media reported.

High school art show raises funds for Haiti

Daily Astorian - ‎3 hours ago‎
Astoria High School's art club, Art Out Loud, will hold its spring art show during Second Saturday Art Walk May 14 at the Baked Alaska annex, with proceeds supporting graduate Eleni Duret's fund to help Haitians recover from a large earthquake in 2010.

Haiti - FLASH : Drama of the sea, at least 9 victims - ‎7 hours ago‎
According to a note from the Directorate of Maritime Service and Navigation of Haiti (SEMANAH) the boat was carrying twenty passengers.

Haiti - Culture : 1st Edition of the Franco-Haitian culinary competition - ‎5 hours ago‎
Sunday at the Royal Oasis Hotel, in the framework of the second edition of the Fair of the new gastronomy, took place the semi-final of the first edition of the Franco-Haitian culinary competition organized by the Investa Group and the Association St ...

Vassar Haiti Project's Art And Soul Reception

WAMC - ‎5 hours ago‎
The fourth annual Art and Soul reception will take place tomorrow at the Vassar College Alumnae House will feature beautiful, vibrant Haitian art, live entertainment from Vassar student musicians, and fabulous cuisine from Twisted Soul. The program ...

Moms Without Borders dedicated to helping orphans in Haiti

Westman Journal - ‎3 hours ago‎
A group of dedicated volunteers are working to turn household goods into a future for orphans in Haiti. Through the collection of donated items, Moms Without Borders will once again be hosting a massive yard sale on Saturday, May 28 from 8 a.m.

Haiti - FLASH : Arrest of dangerous Gang leader «Haute tension» - ‎6 hours ago‎
Monday, Commissioner Jacques Ader of the Police of Petit-Goâve, arrested Jean Michel Hilaire, the Head of the dreaded gang "Haute tension", actively sought for over 8 months and accused of many crimes and offenses.

Haiti - Security : Floods in West, Centre and Nippes - ‎6 hours ago‎
During the evening of 30 April and 1 May 2016, heavy rains fell on the communes of Pétion-ville, Kenskoff, Tabarre, Ganthier and surrounding areas.

Damaged crops, lack of supplies, drown Haiti in misery

Mission Network News - ‎May 1, 2016‎
According to the World Food Program (WFP), more than five million Haitians are facing food insecurity, and 1.5 million are facing severe food insecurity, which is twice the amount from last autumn.

Mustivar named to Haiti's preliminary roster for Copa America

Sporting Kansas City - ‎2 hours ago‎
Sporting Kansas City midfielder Soni Mustivar was named to the Haiti Men's National Team's preliminary roster for the Copa America Centenario on Monday.

Haiti - Quebec : 2nd economic Exploratory Mission «Entrepren'Elle» - ‎May 2, 2016‎
It is under the theme "Towards a successful alliance... to the feminine !" that will take place the second edition of the Economic exploratory mission Entrepren'Elle (M3E) will be in Haiti from 4 to 11 May 2016 in search of sustainable economic ...