Haiti in the News

On November 18, the 217th anniversary of the Battle of Vertières where Haitians delivered a fatal blow to Napoleon’s troops during their struggle for independence, thousands took to the streets across the country to protest rising insecurity and government inaction. Anti-government actions took place in Cap-Haitien, Gonaïves, l’Estère, Saint-Marc, Delmas, [...]
Mon, Nov 30, 2020 7:53:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
Tradiksyon Kreyòl On Friday, November 6, the Haitian government published in Le Moniteur a new decree limiting the powers of the Superior Court of Auditors and Administrative Disputes (CSCCA). The decree itself was signed by the president and ministers nearly two months earlier, on September 9, but was not formally made [...]
Thu, Nov 12, 2020 3:53:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
While a number of countries throughout Latin America and the rest of the world have closed their borders and restricted movement to contain the spread of coronavirus, Mexico has continued to register new... [...]
Tue, Apr 28, 2020 12:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, welcomed today the renewed commitment by States in Latin America and the Caribbean region to strengthen protection and achieve solutions in situations of displacement and... [...]
Thu, Feb 22, 2018 12:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, applauds the vote Wednesday by the Parliament of Haiti formally to join the international drive to end the tragedy of statelessness and to ensure the millions of innocent... [...]
Thu, Mar 23, 2017 12:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source
Thousands of people of Haitian descent could face deportation to a country where they are not recognized as citizens. [...]
Fri, Jun 19, 2015 12:00:00 AM, Continue reading at the source