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By The Canadian Press, huffingtonpost.ca, January 28, 2015 Editor's note: Canadian mining companies are currently operating in several…
By Marie Laurette Numa, Haiti Liberté, January 28, 2015 On Jan. 23, a delegation of the United Nations Security Council arrived in Haiti…
By Beverly Bell, truth-out.org, January 29, 2015 Community organizer and rights defender Jackson Doliscar speaks to efforts of the Haitian…
By Jacob Kushner, newyorker.com, January 18, 2015 The island of La Tortue, off the northern coast of Haiti, has become best known as a…
By Renee Lewis, america.aljazeera.com, January 23, 2015 Every Monday and Friday morning, the bi-national market town of Dajabon fills up.…
By Jake Johnston, thenation.com, January 21, 2015 The corrugated metal fences surrounding construction sites in downtown Port-au-Prince are…
By Fran Quigley, counterpunch.org, January 21, 2015 Earlier this month, on the eve of the 5th anniversary of Haiti’s tragic earthquake, a U…
By Joe Emersberger, telesurtv.net. January 22, 2015 Throughout its history, Haiti has received lessons in savagery from the world’s big…
By John Marion, wsws.org (World Socialist Web Site), January 20, 2015 Raymond Joseph, a former Haitian representative to the Organization…
By Carey L. Biron, ispnews.net (Inter Press Service News Agency), January 13, 2015 With Haiti’s Parliament having dissolved on Tuesday,…
By Travis Ross and Roger Annis, published in the 'Speakout' feature section of Truthout.org, Monday, January 12, 2015 (This article was…
By Rachel Glickhouse, as-coa.org (American Society/Council of Americans), January 12, 2015 Haiti faces a political crisis as the country’s…
By Kathie Klarreich, published on 100 Reporters, Jan 12, 2015 We recommend reading this article at the original publisher's website link in…
By the Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR), January 8, 2015 Poverty rate in 2012: 58.5% Poverty rate in rural areas in 2012: 74.…
By CHAN website editors, January 13, 2015 Haitian rights activist and Ottawa community radio host Jean Saint-Vil was interviewed for 14…
Las promesa no realizadas de la reconstrucción de Haití; Los haitianos desafían al gobierno autoritario Por Travis Ross y Roger Annis,…
Interview by Beverly Bell with Jackson Doliscar, community organizer and human rights defender, published on Other Worlds Are Possible,…
January 12, 2015--The Real News Network broadcasts today a ten-minute report providing an overview of the situation in Haiti on the five…
By CHAN website editors, Jan 11, 2015 Readers of the news coverage of the fifth anniversary of Haiti's earthquake once again confront…
By Jacqueline Charles, Miami Herald, Jan. 10, 2015 For Islande Lima, the one-bedroom house that came with indoor plumbing and a second…
By Jacqueline Charles, Miami Herald, Jan. 11, 2015 PORT-AU-PRINCE--In the aftermath of the Jan. 12, 2010, earthquake, Haiti’s largest…
Judge deems UN immune from lawsuit for Haiti cholera disaster Plaintiffs question broad reading of immunity, vow to appeal Press release by…
By Jennifer Peltz, Associated Press, Jan. 9, 2015 NEW YORK — The United Nations is immune from a lawsuit seeking compensation for victims…
By The Institute for Justice and Democracy in Haiti (IJDH), January 9, 2015 Haiti faces an electoral crisis that undermines the government’…
By Amnesty International, Jan. 8, 2015 Many people who lost everything in the 2010 earthquake have faced renewed hardship as they are…
By the editors, CHAN website, Jan 9, 2015 Thousands of Haitian people marched through the streets of Port au Prince on January 8 demanding…
By Médecins sans frontières/Doctors Without Borders, Jan. 8, 2015 Five years have passed since a devastating earthquake shook Haiti,…
Published by the John Marshall Law School International Human Rights Clinic, Dec. 10, 2014 To: His Excellency Prince Zeid Ra’ad Zeid al-…
By Global Justice Clinic (NYU School of Law), January 7, 2015     Haitian communities and organizations filed a complaint with the World…
By Edith M. Lederer, Associated Press, in Miami Herald, Jan 5, 2014 UNITED NATIONS--The U.N. Security Council is heading to Haiti this…