Haiti in the News

More than 2,000 people evacuated to Nassau from ravaged islands, almost all Haitian, are in shelters with nowhere to go. ‘Some dogs are living better.’ [...]
Fri, Sep 13, 2019 10:08:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Attention to personal needs like mentoring, flexible scheduling and public transportation vouchers can help students in public colleges graduate on time. [...]
Wed, Aug 28, 2019 4:20:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
In August 2015, President Michel Martelly inaugurated the Delmas viaduct, a four-lane overpass designed to ease the capital’s grid-locked streets. “This viaduct proves once again that together we can achieve great and beautiful things,” Martelly told the large crowd that had assembled. “More than a dream, more than a project, [...]
Thu, Jun 06, 2019 3:00:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
On February 17, Haitian police arrested seven Blackwater-like security contractors a few blocks from the country’s Central Bank. Driving in unmarked vehicles and transporting semi-automatic rifles, drones, and other tactical equipment, the contractors claimed to be on a government mission. Four days later the US “rescued” them. None are expected [...]
Tue, Mar 12, 2019 1:27:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
President Jovenal Moïse of Haiti has refused to bow to widespread demonstrations calling for his resignation. [...]
Fri, Feb 15, 2019 8:37:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
An official said the ship appeared to be an American vessel engaged in people-smuggling. [...]
Mon, Feb 04, 2019 4:01:00 AM, Continue reading at the source