Justice : Opening of the 32nd Congress of the International Bar Conference
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Justice : Opening of the 32nd Congress of the International Bar Conference

Wednesday the 32nd Congress of the International Conference of Bar Associations of Common Legal Tradition (CIB 32) opened in Haiti in the presence of President Jovenel Moïse, President…

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HCC grad turned Haitian mayor discusses what Trump policy means for his village
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HCC grad turned Haitian mayor discusses what Trump policy means for his village

Nicolas Victorin has accomplished a lot for his Haitian village of Pignon since he was elected mayor nearly two years ago, thanks in part to connections made while…

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UN to Haiti: ‘Proof is in the pudding’ on Corruption
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UN to Haiti: ‘Proof is in the pudding’ on Corruption

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AFP) — The United Nations, which last month launched a fresh mission to promote long-term development in Haiti, has had it with nice words: when it…

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Haiti – Humanitarian : $250,000 donation from Haiti to Antigua and Barbuda and Dominica
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Haiti – Humanitarian : $250,000 donation from Haiti to Antigua and Barbuda and Dominica

After providing urgent humanitarian aid to Turks & Caicos Islands, badly affected by the passage of hurricanes Irma and Maria (630 generators, 1,000 sheets of plywood, 4,500 tarpaulins,…

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Trump Administration Ends Temporary Protection for Haitians
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Trump Administration Ends Temporary Protection for Haitians

The Trump administration is ending a humanitarian program that has allowed some 59,000 Haitians to live and work in the United States since an earthquake ravaged their country…

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Haiti: Massive rallies call for Jovenel Moise to step down
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Haiti: Massive rallies call for Jovenel Moise to step down

Thousands of people have taken to the streets in Haiti calling for President Jovenel Moise to step down. It’s the latest of ongoing protests against Moise that began…

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Haiti Prepares to Introduce Its Revived Military
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Haiti Prepares to Introduce Its Revived Military

CAP-HAÏTIEN, HAITI  —  More than two decades after Haiti’s leader disbanded its army, with its history of violent coups, the Caribbean nation is about to unveil a reconstituted…

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PNRE : False cards, more than a hundred Haitians will be expelled
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PNRE : False cards, more than a hundred Haitians will be expelled

The Directorate General of Migration (DGM) of the Dominican Republic has seized more than a hundred counterfeit cards of the National Plan for the Regularization of Foreigners (PNRE),…

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Haitian President Says Infamous National Army Should Be Reinstated As U.N. Leaves
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Haitian President Says Infamous National Army Should Be Reinstated As U.N. Leaves

The Haitian police must now take over the duties of securing the nation now that U.N. peacekeepers have left. And Haiti’s President says the United Nations’ withdrawal is…

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His ‘story of America’ took him from Haiti to Brockton’s City Council
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His ‘story of America’ took him from Haiti to Brockton’s City Council

Jean Bradley Derenoncourt, 27, said that he was spurned by well-connected politicians in Brockton during his campaign to become the first Haitian-American member of the Brockton City Council.…

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