PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Madonna is in Haiti to visit humanitarian projects that ex-husband Sean Penn has been overseeing since the Caribbean nation’s devastating earthquake in 2010, the actor said Monday.
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PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Dominican authorities expelled 244 Haitians after an elderly Dominican couple was slain in an apparent burglary near the border between the two countries and an angry mob retaliated by killing a Haitian man, a priest and migrant advocate said Sunday.
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — The Dominican Republic expelled at least 244 Haitians after an elderly Dominican couple was slain in an apparent burglary near the border between the two countries and a mob retaliated by killing a Haitian man, two migrant advocates said Sunday.
For the third year the Haiti Movie Awards will recognize the very best filmmakers and actors coming out of the island nation.
The Ministry of the Natural Resources, Agriculture, and Rural Development for the Republic of Haiti publicized its cooperation and support to Agence Haitien de Developpement Social, Educatif et Environnementale …
Thousands of protesters in Haiti clash with police during rallies to demand the resignation of President Michel Martelly over the cost of living and corruption.
Port-au-Prince (AFP) – Police in Haiti appealed for calm on Saturday ahead of planned protests between supporters and opponents of President Michel Martelly, who is facing demands to resign. Several opposition groups announced plans to march Monday in the residential neighborhood of Petion-ville, just to the east of the capital, Port-au-Prince, considered a presidential stronghold. …
An initiative to fight malnutrition is also helping build an agriculture industry that did not previously exist on the Caribbean island nation
By Alister Doyle and Stian Reklev WARSAW (Reuters) – Haiti, the Philippines and Pakistan were hardest hit by weather disasters in 2012, a report issued at U.N. climate talks on Tuesday showed, as the death toll mounted from the latest typhoon to devastate the Philippines. Germanwatch, a think-tank partly funded by the German government, said …
Haiti and the Philippines suffered the biggest climate-related disasters last year, a study showed as United Nations envoys from 195 nations discussed ways to assist countries coping with the impacts of global warming.