Haiti

Democratic Space in Adverse Times: Milestone at Haiti’s University of the Aristide Foundation

March 18, 2018, marked exactly seven years since Haiti’s former President Jean-Bertrand Aristide and Mrs. Aristide returned to Haiti from forced …

Dominican Republic

Luka and Clark Sabbat’s Latest Project Uses Fashion to Help Haiti

<i>Grown-ish</i> star, model, and front-row fixture Luka Sabbat has become renowned for his distinctive personal style. But he'd been waiting for a meaningful project to parlay his new-media influence into a product range. Now, the it kid has teamed with his fashion-designer father Clark for a range of …

Fashion Shows

Lecture: The Militarization of Prayer and Evangelical Spiritual Warfare in Haiti

Professor of Religion at Wesleyan University Liza McAlister presents: “The Militarization of Prayer and Evangelical Spiritual Warfare in Haiti”<br>At …

Radio Industry

Dr. Tiffany Keenan - Horizon Health Harmonies For Haiti

Latin America

Trump admin documents reveal officials knew conditions in Haiti remained dire, but ended TPS anyway

Last year, the Trump administration claimed it was ending Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for nearly 60,000 Haitians because improved conditions in …

Liberal View

#HaitiForever: Visiting Haiti After BLACK PANTHER

The Northen part of Cap-Haitien, seen from Morne Jean. (Photo by Rémi Kaupp/Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 3.0 Unported)<p>My first thoughts …

Latino News

Haiti: Problématique constitutionnelle et problèmes | Latin American and Caribbean Studies

Want to gain cross-cultural fluency and become an agent of change for social justice in Latin America and the Caribbean? Consider an undergraduate …

Latin America

New Marriott ‘a boost to Haiti hotel market’

Marriott Port-au-Prince Hotel (white building) is seen next to the Digicel building in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, on February 24, 2015. Photo: Andres …

Hospitality

First optometry school in Haiti opened

The first optometry school has been officially opened in Haiti, with 19 students enrolled on the five-year optometry and vision science …

Optometry

NBC News 1 Shot: Rand Paul Performs Eye Surgery in Haiti

In this NBC News 1 Shot, cameraman Jim Long takes a tour of an eye center in Cap-Haitien, Haiti where Rand Paul has left the campaign trail to perform eye surgeries.

Rand Paul

Henri Christophe: West African Slave and Early King of Haiti

Henri Christophe was a West African slave and became an early king of (Haiti).<p>Christophe was born on the island of Grenada, a British colonial …

Black History

Haiti's 2010 Earthquake Caused Lasting Damage

Haiti Earthquake Facts, Its Damage, and Effects on the Economy<p>The 2010 Earthquake Caused Lasting Damage<p>Updated February 23, 2018<p>On January 12, 2010, …

Natural Disasters

Julia Gaffield Receives 2018 ACLS Fellowship - News Hub - Uncategorized - College of Arts and Sciences, Faculty

Julia Gaffield, assistant professor of history, has won the American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) Fellowship for her project titled, <i>The</i> …

Humanities

20180410 - Mr. Zuckerberg Visits Washington; Awaiting Response To Syria; Helping Haiti

Latin America

Trump's Short Sightedness About Haiti, Immigration and American History

Donald Trump’s denigrating comments about Haiti during a recent congressional meeting shocked people around the globe, but given his track record of …

Black History

UN extends stabilization mission in Haiti, 2 abstain

The Security Council has voted to extend the U.N. Stabilization Mission in Haiti which is training the national police and helping the government …

Human Rights

U.N. mission in Haiti extended for another year by Security Council

Disagreement in the international community over whether Haiti remains a threat to the region’s peace and security overshadowed the decision Tuesday …

UN Security Council

Adopting Resolution 2410 (2018), Security Council Extends Mandate of Mission for Justice Support in Haiti until 15 April 2019, Draws Down Police Units | Meetings Coverage and Press Releases

The Security Council today decided to extend for one year the mandate of the United Nations Mission for Justice Support in Haiti (MINUJUSTH), while …

United Nations

Efforts in Haiti to Boost Rice Production Face Many Obstacles | Best Countries | US News

GONAIVES, Haiti – As the sun starts to set on Haiti's most fertile valley, a silent group of women sweeps grains of newly harvested rice into large, …

West Palm Beach

Promoting the ratification of the Biological Weapons Convention in Haiti – UNODA

On 23 March 2018, the Implementation Support Unit (ISU) of the Biological Weapons Convention (BWC) concluded a universalization mission to …

European Union

One Million Meals Peterborough steps up for Haiti

Around 500 volunteers worked a Saturday shift on the assembly line at the Peterborough Sport & Wellness Centre putting together 150,000 food packages …

Canadian News

There's more to Haiti than Port-au-Prince — and Spirit wants to take you there

Northern Haiti's travel market just got some competition. Spirit Airlines is bringing its stripped-down “bare fare” to Cap-Haïtien, Haiti's second …

American Airlines

Haiti’s army is new — and definitely improved

From the moment Haiti announced in November that its army would be reinstated, there has been pushback from certain parties. Some of that …

Opinion

I Am Kréyol: A Haitian-American Fashion Brand Hopes to Give Back to Its Homeland

I Am Kréyol via YouTube<p>As natural disasters have repeatedly devastated and decimated the Caribbean over the past decade, perhaps nowhere has been …

London Fashion Week

She was a hungry child. Now this Raleigh-area woman wants to feed the world.

Edna Ogwangi looked out recently at five acres of bananas, papaya and plantains in this desperately poor Caribbean country and saw lush splashes of …

South Carolina

Preds Owner to be Keynote Speaker at Event Supporting Haiti

For nearly two decades, Predators Owner and Chairman Tom Cigarran has taken his focus beyond Nashville and the team he's helped transform into a …

Stanley Cup

Haiti broke the hearts of a resilient Suriname!

<b>Haiti broke the hearts of a resilient Suriname!</b><p>PARAMARIBO, Suriname , April 2, 2018 - Haiti and Suriname created easily the most exciting moments of …

FIVB

How Can I Speak of Haiti?

There’s nothing to say about Haiti. Even to begin, to start, to try, is to fall into cliches. The cliches of the poverty. The cliches of the beauty. …

Blade Runner 2049

UN eyes transition of Haiti role from peacekeeping to development

The United Nations has already started to prepare for a post-peacekeeping presence in Haiti, a senior UN official said Tuesday, stressing there are …

Africa

Haulin' 4 Haiti

Join us for our 4th annual Haulin' 4 Haiti Fun Run/Walk 5K! This is a fund raiser for our Youth trip to the Imagine Missions Orphanage in Croix Des …

Middle School