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Quest for Philippines typhoon data spins in Canada’s bureaucracy’s vortex To try to find out how many Typhoon Haiyan victims...
By Jacqueline Charles, The Miami Herald, Oct. 8, 2014 Haiti’s former President-for-life Jean-Claude “Baby Doc” Duvalier...
Canada, the U.S., and international financial institutions are pouring millions into security programming in Central America, in part to...
Canada made the biggest monetary cut to foreign aid of any country in 2013, marking a four-year national low, an international report...
By Roger Annis, published on Truthout, Oct. 8, 2014 Jean-Claude Duvalier, the tyrant who ruled Haiti from 1971 to 1986, has died in Haiti...
By Amy Wilentz, published on her website, Oct 5, 2014 Jean-Claude Duvalier is dead. I never met him. I saw him just once, at the airport in...
By Marian Scott, The Gazette, October 5, 2014 Montreal’s Haitian community greeted the death of former Haitian dictator Jean-Claude...
By Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, October 1, 2014 September 26 was a full day of protest for hundreds of Haitians living in the New York...
By Kim Ives, Haiti Liberté, September 23, 2014 On Aug. 21, Haitian police wearing black masks and carrying heavy arms appeared in...
By Center for Economic & Policy Research (CEPR), September 16, 2014 At the United Nations Security Council meeting last week, U.S....
By Kristen Shane, Embassy News, September 17, 2014 If Haiti doesn’t soon hold long-delayed elections, its elected president could...
by Thomas Péralte, Haiti Liberté, September 10, 2014 This past Mon., Sep. 8, 2014 marked two major events in Haiti: the first...
By Sebastian Walker, Al Jazeera, August 27, 2014  A year after President Hugo Chavez's death, Venezuela is in turmoil and more...
Haiti's fragile democracy  JURIST Guest Columnist Lauren Carasik of Western New England University School of Law...
By Justin Ling, vice.com, August 19, 2014 The Harper government is dragging its feet on filling a nearly year-old vacancy for a job to...
By Jacqueline Charles, Miami Herald, August 28, 2014 Haiti’s coffee production, which is enjoying a sweet comeback, could be...