EurActivLocal communities bring new hope for HaitiEurActivDuring a recent visit to the rural community of Los Palmas, Haiti, I had the opportunity to talk with families directly affected by the cholera epidemic that has been afflicting the country sinc...Read More »
A new look in Little Santo Domingo: Miami's Allapattah area gets a face-lift
“We've seen what happened when visionaries developed other neighborhoods, but we've also seen what happened in Little Haiti, which was developed on a smaller scale and has kept its cultural identity,” said George. “There's no reason why Allapattah can ...
Frederica Wilson draws primary opponent who says he's more liberal
Wilson, 71, has not visibly campaigned for reelection. She laughed off the suggestion that she's anything but what she calls “a progressive liberal” who has championed the reunification of Haitian immigrant families, fought for federal funding for ...
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Deutch faces Democratic primary challenge in U.S. House District 21
Palm Beach Post
He said he wants to repeal the H-1B and H-2B visa programs, which allow U.S. companies to hire immigrant workers for temporary, specialty jobs. ... The result is the same,” said Morel, a native of Haiti who moved to the U.S. with his family when he was 15.
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Haiti - News : Some news here and there...
The National Meteorological Center (CNM) of Haiti stated that "according to his analysis" Tropical Storm Bertha, does not represent a direct threat to the country. Its center should approach the North-East of Domicaine Republic and then back northwest ...
Haitilibre.comHaiti - Politic : Important working session with the International Finance ...Haitilibre.comDiscussions focused among others : on the economic and social policy agenda of the country; of assets of Haiti and selected sustainable developmen...Read More »
One Yukoner's work reuniting Haitian 'orphans' with their families
Haiti has no shortage of orphanages: In 2012 there were an estimated 30,000 children living in 722 orphanages, according to UNICEF. And a flood of international aid can make things worse if it's irresponsibly disbursed or poorly overseen. And if ...
Newnan Times-HeraldAuction to benefit Haiti projectNewnan Times-HeraldSeveral churches and organizations found ways to reach out to residents in the Caribbean nation. Members of St. George Catholic Church have been contributing toward ministry in Haiti...Read More »
Honoring Julia AlvarezBarre Montpelier Times Argus... an award that recognizes her considerable achievement as a poet, novelist, and writer of nonfiction, one who has crossed national, linguistic, and cultural boundaries, and embodied the immigrant exp...Read More »
Fellowship Bible Church serves orphans, villagers in Haiti
Three years ago, 35 Haitian children at the Vulnerable Children's Orphanage of Williamson worried about the three things most people in Haiti worry about: Food, clothing and shelter. Living in a four-room house with a dirt floor, the children were ...