PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Haiti’s prime minister used Twitter on Wednesday to announce he was replacing about half of the 22-member Cabinet, marking the third major government shake-up in less than two years.
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New York, Apr 2 : The United Nations official tasked with coordinating the response to the cholera epidemic in Haiti says the country is not receiving the international attention it deserves, and is calling on the donor community to scale up support to combat the disease.
PORT-AU-PRINCE (HAITI), March 31 (BERNAMA-NNN-HCNN) — Haiti’s president and chief of government welcomed Vietnam’s prime minister Nguyen Tan Dung who was on a one-day official visit to the Caribbean country on Friday, as both nations move to strengthen cooperation ties in different areas.
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Several thousand people demonstrated in Haiti’s capital on Saturday to call for the resignation of President Michel Martelly.
BOMBARDOPOLIS, Haiti (AP) — Jean-Romain Beltinor plunged a hoe into the rocky dirt on his parched hillside to prepare for planting seeds he does not have.
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Haiti’s cholera outbreak is still the worst in the world, the top U.N. envoy there said Monday.
Haiti's Fate Is Decided In Washington: How International Organizations Are Carrying The Poorest Nation In The Americas
Four years after a devastating earthquake that wrecked the country in early 2010 and killed up to as many as 160,000 people, Haiti still bears scars. With a failing government and a damaged economy, the impoverished Caribbean nation has increasingly depended upon its wealthy and powerful neighbor to the north, the United States.
The deadly bacteria continue to sicken and kill people in Haiti. And the epidemic won’t stop until the country provides basic sanitation. Many Haitians still don’t even have latrines.
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Aid workers in Haiti have begun distributing food to help some of the Caribbean nation’s poorest people cope with a severe drought, an official with a United Nations agency said Thursday.
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — A drought is causing an extreme emergency in northeast Haiti, wiping out sorely needed crops and livestock, an official said Tuesday.