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By Michel DeGraff and Molly Ruggles, nytimes.com, August 1, 2014 In a classroom in Port-au-Prince, Chantou, 9, sits silently at her desk....
By the Institute for Justice and Democracy in Haiti (IJDH), July 3, 2014 Haitian President Michel Martelly issued a decree on June 10, 2014...
By the Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR), July 28, 2014 More than four-and-a-half years after the devastating earthquake in...
By Jacqueline Charles, Miami Herald, July 24, 2014 For a man who says he’s not a presidential candidate, Haitian Prime Minister...
By Kermshlise Picard, Institute for Justice & Democracy in Haiti (IJDH), July 29, 2014  IJDH’s impact on cholera advocacy is...
Guatemalan court rules in favor of indigenous people  By Christian Sandberg, cpo.org.gt, July 24, 2014  A Guatemalan court ruled...
By Mark Weisbrot, Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR), July 28, 2014 New legislation passed by Congress to provide increased...
By David McFadden, huffingtonpost.com, July 24, 2014 The broad avenues in the Haitian government's promotional material are clean and...
By Joe Emersberger, telesurtv.com, July 28, 2014 Since 2010 the UN has been dodging responsibility for a cholera outbreak that has killed 8...
Human rights attorney Mario Joseph and Tourism Minister Stéphanie Villedrouin are both trying to improve Haiti, but they are...
Haitian president, prime minister meet diaspora in North Miami By Jacqueline Charles, Miami Herald, July 19, 2014 Before today, the town...
By sentinel.ht, July 16, 2014 Editor's note: For more information and analysis on the split within the Lavalas party please follow this...
By sentinel.ht, July 21, 2014 Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe, in questionable propriety, sent two government officials and an agent of the...
By Lisa Armstrong, aljazeera.com, July 1, 2014 There are no Haitians in the Montreal neighborhood where Lovely lives. “There are...
The following is adapted from a presentation by Jessica Hsu of Other Worlds and Jean Claudy Aristil of Radio VKM Les Cayes at the Executive...
By Andy Gallacher, aljazeera.com, July 16, 2014 Ban Ki-moon, the UN Secretary General, is in Haiti for the first time since cholera killed...