The UN let off peacekeepers involved in a Haitian boy's rape
Technically, though, Haitian law doesn't apply to foreign peacekeepers, according to the UN's Convention on Privileges and Immunities. Discipline is ultimately up to the country where the peacekeepers come from, unless the UN Secretary General lifts ...
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2016 Diversity Immigrant Visa Lottery Program Announced
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... countries sent a total of more than 50,000 immigrants to the United States in the previous five years: Bangladesh, Brazil, Canada, China (mainland-born), Colombia, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Haiti, India, Jamaica, Mexico, Nigeria ...
2016 Diversity Visa Program RegistrationUS Department of State (press release)
It's Time To Register For The 2016 Diversity Lottery!Mondaq News Alerts (registration)
Costa Ricans can apply for US visa lottery starting todayTico Times
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Haitilibre.comHaiti - Environment : Commercial success in the organically coalHaitilibre.comThe company Ticadaie, established by CEO, Alix Villedrouin, TiCadaie entered the charcoal market just over a year ago with its organically produced black coal b...Read More »
Auditors verdict on EU aid to post-earthquake Haiti: Not effective enoughDevexThe European Court of Auditors gave a critical assessment of relief efforts undertaken by the European Commission following the January 2010 earthquake in Haiti. Based on the...Read More »
12-year-old Haitian girl travels to US for life-changing surgery
A few months ago, Santia Baptiste's future was blurry, but thanks to a team of surgeons in South Florida, her future is looking clearer and brighter. Baptiste, 12, traveled hundreds of miles to Florida from a Haitian orphanage to have surgery on a ...
Young Girl From Haiti Travels To US For Life Changing SurgeryMyFox Philadelphia
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HIV pandemic was created by 'perfect storm' of factors, study reveals
Further social changes brought about as a result of independence in 1960 helped the virus to “break out” from small groups of infected people into the wider population, including immigrant workers from Haiti who then carried their infection back home ...
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Pumpkin sales benefit Haitian family
Wilch learned of the Bien Aime family's plight from his daughter Amanda, who met the family during a missionary trip to Haiti in 2010. She struck up a friendship with Marc Bien Aime, one of Lukner's seven children, which blossomed into marriage in May ...
Is Israel Morphing into a Militaristic, Racist Country?Arutz ShevaWe are in the season when Jews admit their guilt for sins committed and repeated. We promise to repent and act better next year. What better time for liberal Jews to encourage Israelis t...Read More »
'Friends' shouldn't hold Haiti to low performance standard
In fact, in the poker game Haiti has become, neither Martelly nor the radical opposition wants elections. Martelly can't wait to start governing by decree so he can grant important government contracts without following the procurement process, appoint ...
Haiti: The richest country in the Western HemisphereAmsterdam NewsFor decades, and up to this point, Haiti has had the inauspicious distinction of being labeled the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere despite its rich resources, along with its ri...Read More »