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.
\'Not the same Haiti\': FAMU pharmacy school dean reflects on assassination in her homeland
Pharmacy school dean and Haitian native shares views on her unstable homeland, where president President Jovenel Moise was assassinated last week.
Publ.Date : Tue, 13 Jul 2021 08:23:04 GMT
Haiti leader\'s slaying exposes role of ex-Colombian soldiers
It's a case that dramatizes Colombia's role as a recruiting ground for the global security industry ? and its murkier, mercenary corners. Colombia's Defense Ministry says about 10,600 soldiers retire ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 22 Jul 2021 11:18:00 GMT
Mitch Albom: A president is gunned down; the Haitian nation wonders what comes next
I awoke to a text from a Haitian friend. ?The President of Haiti was just assassinated. Do not go out. Cancel all visits.? ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 17 Jul 2021 07:14:13 GMT
US Training of Foreign Militaries to Continue Despite Haiti Assassination
The United States will not reconsider the type of training it provides to foreign military members despite finding that seven of the 25 individuals arrested in the assassination of Haiti?s president ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 22 Jul 2021 13:08:00 GMT
Power vacuum rattles Haiti in wake of president\'s killing
Pressure is mounting on the man who claims to be Haiti's leader in the aftermath of the president's assassination, with ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 13 Jul 2021 23:53:00 GMT
Devex Newswire: Oxfam?s moment of truth
In today's edition: new Oxfam allegations demand a reexamination of how development and aid agencies need to be reformed, the most important road in Syria, and the return of SDRs.
Publ.Date : Mon, 12 Jul 2021 04:29:00 GMT
My empathy and understanding of Haitians contrasts with those in authority
In 2004 in I worked with members of the Haitian community in Jamaica, teaching English whilst engaged in other humanitarian assistance to them. This experience taught me a lot and deepened my ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 23 Jun 2021 23:09:00 GMT
Haiti seeks 5 fugitives as president killing probe deepens
A former Haitian senator, a fired government official and an informant for the U.S. government are the latest suspects identified as part of a sweeping investigation ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 13 Jul 2021 21:06:00 GMT
Cuba, Haiti stir fresh political pressures for US president
They are two tiny Caribbean states whose intractable problems have vexed U.S. presidents for decades. Now, Haiti and Cuba are suddenly posing a growing challenge for President ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 13 Jul 2021 21:44:00 GMT
Carvalho once again refutes Miami-Dade teaching Critical Race Theory, requiring masks
For the second time this summer, about 20 people used the public comment period during Wednesday?s Miami-Dade County School Board meeting to lambaste the district for teaching critical race theory and ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 14 Jul 2021 19:00:28 GMT
In Miami\'s gentrifying neighborhoods, Surfside condo collapse deepens fears of displacement
MIAMI - When Linda Sippio learned that a high-rise condominium about 20 minutes from where she lived had collapsed in the middle of the night, she felt pain for the ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 19 Jul 2021 07:33:00 GMT
Mitch Albom: A president is gunned down; a nation wonders what comes next
I awoke to a text from a Haitian friend. ?The president of Haiti was just assassinated. Do not go out. Cancel all visits.? ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 21 Jul 2021 02:02:46 GMT