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February 2013 Dear friends and supporters, Lots of news from the SOIL team this month. The first thing on all of our minds this week...
By Institute for Justice and Democracy in Haiti, Feb. 8, 2013 http://ijdh.org/archives/30873 The Bureau des Avocats Internationaux (BAI...
Amy Wilentz, author of the recently-published 'Farewell Fred Voudou: Letter from Haiti', is interviewed on the Feb. 5, 2013...
Remarks on February  5, 2013 to the conference in Washington DC organized by the Haiti Action Working Group, February 4-6, 2013....
Haitian schools expand use of Creole language By Trenton Daniel, Associated Press, published in Miami Herald, February 6, 2013 CROIX-...
A better class of dictator? Rebelling against the lies and illegalities By Haiti Support Group, published in Haiti Briefing, quarterly...
By Kim Ives, published in Haiti Liberté, issue of Feb. 6, 2013 February 7, 2013 promises to be a hot day in Haiti. Thousands of...
Statement by Amnesty International, Feb. 6, 2013 En français ici. Former Haitian leader Jean-Claude Duvalier must not be...
With Haiti in need of 500,000 new permanent houses over the next decade, the government sets out to tackle the biggest unresolved...
Haiti needs national accord, says international group As Haitians prepare to celebrate the annual pre-Lenten Carnival season this month...
By Haiti Support Group (UK), published in Haiti Briefing, Number 73, February 2013   On May 26, 2011, just 12 days after his...
Press release, Amnesty International, February 1, 2013 The Haitian authorities must urgently move to prevent illegal and violent...
Press release: UN Secretary-General appoints Nigel Fisher (Canada) as Acting Special Representative for Haiti UN News Service, Feb. 1,...
By Thomas Péralte, published in Haiti Liberté, Jan. 30, 2013 www.haitiliberte.com President Michel Martelly and Prime...
Haiti, Three Years after the Earth­quake: The Time for Account­abil­ity A conference to mark the three-year anniversary of...
By Jacqueline Charles, The Miami Herald, January 23, 2012 For the second time in five months, Haiti’s government has reshuffled...