News

By Jane Regan, IPS News, Dec 3, 2013 PORT-AU-PRINCE- Haiti’s minimum wage will nudge up 12% on Jan. 1, from $4.65 to $5.23 (or...
Nelson Mandela : Un modèle de grandeur et d’humilité    Par Roody Edmé, Haiti, le vendredi 6 d...
By Richard Fidler, Dec. 1, 2013 LA PAZ ─ The December 1 edition of La Razón, the leading daily newspaper in Bolivia, featured a...
Hundreds of people of Haitian descent have already been deported By Jacqueline Charles, The Miami Herald, Nov. 26, 2013 Declaring...
By Haiti Grassroots Watch, Nov 19, 2013 Reforestation and soil conservation programs costing many hundreds of thousands of dollars in...
As reported on this website at the time, the Canadian government decided last year that henceforth, the purpose of its foreign aid...
By Elena Zeledon, Links International Journal of Socialist Renewal, Nov 26, 2013 Three of the main political parties contesting the...
Bangladesh factory owners dispute Walmart claim Retailer says it offered $50 million in low-cost loans to improve safety conditions,...
​Enclosed are three news articles reporting on the rising pressures on factory owners and operators in Haiti to pay the legal minimum...
Nov 24, 2013--Today, a presidential election takes place in Honduras. Leading the polls is the self-described socialist candidate Xiomara...
By Kim Ives, Haiti Liberte, Nov 20, 2013 Huge demonstrations in Haiti calling for President Michel Martelly to step down are growing in...
By Roger Annis, Nov 14, 2013 A very informative and revealing story about the lawsuit against the United Nations over cholera in Haiti...
By Marc Frank, Reuters, November 8, 2013 HAVANA, Nov 7 - Cuba rolled out a master plan this week to reform food production and sales...
By Alessandro Tinonga and Nicole Colson, published in Socialist Worker (U.S.), Nov 12, 2013 "WORSE THAN hell." That's how...
By Roger Annis, Nov 9, 2013 Two months ago, the Ottawa Citizen published a photo story of Canadian soldiers patrolling the streets of...
By Haiti Grassroots Watch, Oct 10, 2013 U.S. aid and trade policies related to hunger and Haitian agriculture over the past three...