Haiti is one of the least developed and least stable countries in the Western Hemisphere. While the availability of consumer goods and services is adequate in the capital, Port-au-Prince, other parts of the country experience chronic shortages. Most consumer products are imported and expensive. Some tourism facilities in the large cities and resort areas are satisfactory, but many are rudimentary at best, and are difficult to find in most rural areas and small towns.
Meet Rita Joseph: On Education, Housing, Cops and Running to Represent Flatbush In City Council
Rita Joseph is a local teacher running to represent her neighborhood ? Flatbush / District 40 ? in the City Council in this year?s election, which will be ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 22 Jan 2021 07:54:00 GMT
Has Haiti built back better? 11 years after the devastating earthquake
A decade of training in earthquake-resistant practices has not only been learned by attendees but passed on to a new generation and best practices are taking root.
Publ.Date : Tue, 12 Jan 2021 07:21:00 GMT
See what\'s cooking at Sunshine Kitchen co-op for food entrepreneurs in Fort Pierce
Food incubator's two dozen tenants produce everything from mead and hot sauce to food truck fare and vending machine salads. See what else is cooking.
Publ.Date : Tue, 19 Jan 2021 14:22:00 GMT
A Bridge To Schools For Students Learning English
IFSI partners with Boston Public Schools, where nearly a third of students are English language learners ... Tamara Odenat, who immigrated from Haiti, has two boys and a girl who have formed bonds ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 21 Jan 2021 06:02:00 GMT
Interim in Haiti
You'll spend two and a half weeks teaching French to the student orphans ... Course work at the school is conducted mainly in English. However, since French is the official language of Haiti, these ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 02 Jan 2021 16:00:00 GMT
Newcomer youth determined to establish identity, sense of belonging without losing their culture
Mack and Wilson Reimche are fraternal twins from Haiti, who moved to Saskatchewan when they were ... "I had a phone call or an email or a note home every single day from a teacher saying why the twins ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 20 Jan 2021 03:11:00 GMT
Chattanooga State\'s Chautauqua Lecture Series 5 Presents: The Haiti You Don?t Know
Instructor of English Josh Johnson will present ?The Haiti You Don?t Know,? a lecture meant to introduce Chattanoogans to the complex history of one of our nearest neighboring countries ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 16 Jan 2021 16:00:00 GMT
Across oceans and mountains: Ashfield artist and Haitian seamstress partner to make handmade clothing and accessories
In Ashfield, retired art teacher Judy ... some songs in English; among the group was Vladina Blanc, then in elementary school. Werlin says she taught herself some Haitian Creole, the most common ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 09 Jan 2021 15:55:00 GMT
FIFA: Haiti\'s Jean-Bart \'destroyed\' careers and lives of young players
FIFA: Haiti's Jean-Bart 'destroyed' careers and lives of young players In it, the governing body brands the 73-year-old "a disgrace." In November, FIFA handed down a lifetime ban from football for ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 21 Jan 2021 22:16:00 GMT
Black Theatre Workshop kicks off 50th season online
While the company?s productions are mostly in English, it is committed ... Jr. Achievement Award will be given to Haitian dancer, choreographer, teacher and artistic director Eddy Toussaint.
Publ.Date : Fri, 08 Jan 2021 11:29:00 GMT