Monthly archive

By The International Association of Democratic Lawyers, 17 April, 2014 IADL is concerned about increasing persecution against union…
by The Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR), April 17, 2014 The Institute for Justice and Democracy in Haiti (IJDH) and its Haiti…
by Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, April 30, 2014 Haiti’s Senate President, Sen. Simon Dieuseul Desras, has clearly rejected the so-called “Inter-…
Spring 2014 challenge:  SOIL (Sustainable Organic Integrated Livelyhoods) has been working to plant the seeds of change in Haiti. As…
CHIP editor's note:  Jim Yong Kim, the current head of the World Bank, was formerly the Chair of the Department of Global Health and Social…
Venezuela: Making Peace . . . With Capitalism?  By Chris Gilbert, Monthly Review Zine, 10 April, 2014  Today in Venezuela the capitalist…
By Randal C. Archibold and Somini Sengupta, New York Times, April 19, 2014 CHAPOTEAU, Haiti — For three years, the United Nations has…
A new report analyzed the impact of 2013 court ruling that could let the government retroactively strip citizenship from people of Haitian…
By Gail Bambrick, Phys.org,  23 April, 2014 Air pollution in the island nation of Haiti can reach levels considered hazardous by the U.S.…
By Marc Cohen, Oxfam America, 22 April, 2014 A new Oxfam research report highlights how Haiti can build resilience to climate change.  If…
By Nathalie Baptist, finalcall.com, Mar 31, 2014  Oct. 16, 1993, Alerte Belance was abducted from her home and taken to Titanyen, a small…
By Dady Chery, News Junkie Post, 8 April, 2014  The struggle between Haiti’s peasants in Ile a Vache and the country’s executive branch is…
By Trenton Daniels, Associated Press, 15 April, 2014.  PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti -- A leading human rights activist in Haiti has been…
By Jacqueline Charles, The Miami Herald, April 16, 2014 The U.S. Agency for International Development says it will continue to work with…
by Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, April 14, 2014   Thousands marched in the streets of Port-au-Prince on Apr. 15 to demand that President Michel…
By Augusta Dwyer, Global Kiosk, April 16, 2014 I first met Daniel two years ago, when I went to check out the organization he founded, the…
By Thomas Péralte, Haiti Liberte, April 9, 2014 Since Mar. 25, employees at the National Office for Old Age Insurance (ONA) have been…
By Jacqueline Charles, Miami Herald, 14 April, 2014 As part of a political deal to help build confidence in upcoming elections, Haiti…
The “Cubanization” of U.S. Policy Towards Venezuela  By Jake Johnston, Center for Economic & Policy Research, 26 March 2014  Venezuelan…
Despite an outpouring of aid after the devastation of Port-au-Prince, it’s the same old story for many of the city’s poor.  By Lisa…
By Thomas Péralte, Haiti Liberté, March 29, 2014 On Sat., Mar. 29, 2014, the anniversary of the 1987 Haitian Constitution, tens of…
By Nocholas Maduro, New York Times OP-ED, April 1, 2014 CARACAS, Venezuela — THE recent protests in Venezuela have made international…