South Ogden aid group builds bonds with Haitians
SAUT D'EAU, Haiti -- "Are they going to eat us?" the young Haitian girl asked in creole, her native language. Taking her hand, Herode Guillomettre (one of five Haitian translators) led the innocent child over to touch our team leader. He comforted her ...
Salem Award honors Haitian heroes
The Salem News
“Mario and Brian are the most courageous, persistent and effective human rights activists I have met during 30 years of working in Haiti...” Dr. Paul Farmer, cofounder of Partners in Health, a leading health organization in Haiti, wrote in introductory ...
CMU in Haiti forges bonds over spring breakCMU The Tartan OnlineWhile many Carnegie Mellon students traveled to the Caribbean over spring break in search of beaches, concerts, and frozen margaritas, 10 Carnegie Mellon students made their first trip to ...Read More »
Haitian filmmaker Raoul Peck joins Tisch staff as scholar-in-residence
NYU Washington Square News
Raoul Peck, award-winning Haitian filmmaker and former minister of culture for the Republic of Haiti, has been named Tisch School of the Arts' new scholar-in-residence. Associate Dean of Tisch Sheril Antonio said NYU and Peck have a longstanding ...
Women fight for rights, defend social gainsWorkers WorldFrom the Philippines to Syria, from Bangladesh to Haiti, from France to Venezuela, women marked this special day opposing imperialist war; corporate globalization; oppression, bigotry, discriminat...Read More »
Haiti - Politic : Pastor Wallace Turnbull decorated by the President Martelly
Friday at the National Palace, President Michel Martelly, decorated Pastor Wallace Turnbull (American origin, born in 1925), founder of the Conservative Baptist Mission of Haiti, with the Order of Honor and Merit, grade "Commandeur". The ceremony, that ...
Haiti - Politic : Jérémie on the path of development
He indicated that the construction by the firm Estrella, of the last segment of the road Cayes-Jérémie (16 km), funded by the Haitian Government to the tune of $ 4 million was continuing and should be completed in January 2015. He also announced the ...
Haiti - Justice : 4 Haitian smugglers, sentenced in Guadeloupe
Four Haitians, Widberley Predestin (26), Ismick Premier (35), Jean Louis (33) and Jean Vil (36) members of illegal immigration network were sentenced this week at the Criminal Court of Pointe-à-Pitre (Guadeloupe), to sentences of 3 to 5 years in prison.
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Haitilibre.comHaiti - Music : Presentation of the first components of the Orchestra of the ...Haitilibre.comOn Thursday, the President Michel Martelly, accompanied by Ms. Josette Darguste, the acting Minister of Culture, participated in Pandiassou (Hin...Read More »
Cottonwood businesswoman donates solar generator to orphanage in Haiti
Arizona Daily Sun
Cottonwood resident Julia Hutton, the CEO and founder of ExTreme ReTrailers, LLC, recently donated a custom-designed, mobile solar generator to Hope for Haiti's Children, a nonprofit organization that provides a bridge for individuals, churches, ...