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United Nations Stresses Its Support for Eradicating Cholera In Haiti

The United Nations stressed on Thursday its support for eradicating cholera in Haiti, an epidemic it accidentally started, although the government said residents would be better served if aid funding was channeled through it. Continue reading “United Nations Stresses Its Support for Eradicating Cholera In Haiti”

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Miss Haiti 2017 Hosts Fashion Show In Miami To Raise Money For Prodev Haiti Schools

Raquel Pelissier, the Haitian beauty queen who was steps away from being crowned Miss Universe 2017, returns to Miami to host a fashion show to raise funds for Prodev Haiti Schools. This organization provides approximately 10,000 children with access to education and sponsors an annual Christmas toy distribution.

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Trump Administration’s Planned Deportations of Haitians Could Bring Increase of Child Servants

Watson Saint Fleur is 12 but he’s never attended a day of school. He’s toiled in hardship doing household chores and peddling plastic bags of drinking water along city streets noisy with motorbikes and trucks. Continue reading “Trump Administration’s Planned Deportations of Haitians Could Bring Increase of Child Servants”

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Haitian-Americans Celebrate 17th Annual Unity Parade Amid Immigration Fears

Before the 17th annual Haitian-American Unity Parade began its march along Blue Hill Avenue Sunday, the crowd prayed together in a circle. Heads bowed, they considered the thousands of Haitians who could be deported if the federal government does not renew their temporary protected status.

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Former Haitian President Rene Preval Died of Heart Disease

The eagerly anticipated results of an autopsy of former Haitian President Rene Preval showed the leader died in March after a heart irregularity cut off his ability to breathe, officials said on Wednesday.

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Children’s Homes in Haiti Come Under Scrutiny

The Institute of Social Welfare and Research (IBESR) has started a programme re-evaluating the functions of children’s homes in Haiti, where nearly 32,000, mainly abandoned children live.“ This reassessment of children’s homes is a prelude to the process of deinstitutionalization of children in Haiti. Without the data, we cannot give good results,” said Diem Pierre, IBESR Assistant Director General.

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Haiti Children Homes Come Under Scrutiny

The Institute of Social Welfare and Research (IBESR) has started a programme re-evaluating the functions of children’s homes in Haiti, where nearly 32,000, mainly abandoned children live. “This reassessment of children’s homes is a prelude to the process of deinstitutionalization of children in Haiti. Without the data, we cannot give good results,” said Diem Pierre, IBESR Assistant Director General.

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Texas A&M Athletes Experience Life Change on Mission of Hope Trip To Haiti

They join athletes from other universities on the island during Haitian Heritage Month

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