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  • UN names new head for cholera fund raising program in Haiti 22 Jun 2017 18:38 National Weekly The United Nations has named Josette Sheeran, the head of the World Food Programme (WFP) as a high-level envoy for Haiti who will develop a comprehensive fund-raising strategy to finance its plans to deal with the cholera outbreak in the country. UN …
  • Bergstrom Eye and Laser Clinic to Host Fundraiser to Support Haiti Eye Mission 22 Jun 2017 17:39 PR Log     FARGO, N.D. - June 22, 2017 - PRLog -- Bergstrom Eye and Laser Clinic is hosting a silent auction and picnic with free will donation on June 29, 2017 from 4:00-7:00 pm at Oak Grove Shelter, 170 Maple Street North in Fargo.  Funds raised will be used …
  • UN Security Council lands in Haiti to protests over cholera 22 Jun 2017 16:33 NEWS10 ABC The Associated Press Published: June 22, 2017, 12:19 pm PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — A delegation from the U.N. Security Council has landed in Haiti, where it has been met by protesters demanding that the world body do more to fight a deadly outbreak of …
  • UN Security Council visits Haiti ahead of peacekeeper departure 22 Jun 2017 16:00 Digital Journal The United Nations Security Council began a visit to Haiti on Thursday to assess the poorest country in the Americas three months before ending its 13-year peacekeeping mission there. The delegation will meet President Jovenel Moise as well as …
  • HP cartridges manufactured from recycled plastic in Haiti 22 Jun 2017 14:46 Haitilibre.com Haiti - Environment : HP cartridges manufactured from recycled plastic in Haiti 22/06/2017 08:59:32 HP Inc. announced the launch of Original HP ink cartridges made with plastic from bottles recycled in Haiti. Made possible through close …
  • Security Council mission to Haiti 22 Jun 2017 14:19 Haitilibre.com Haiti - UN : Security Council mission to Haiti 22/06/2017 08:18:29 The UN Security Council will be visiting Haiti from 22nd to 24th June 2017. This mission is organized by Bolivia in her capacity of President of the UNSC in June 2017 and lead by …
  • Haiti ex-coup leader Philippe sentenced 22 Jun 2017 10:28 BBC Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Guy Philippe led the 2004 coup against Jean-Bertrand Aristide The leader of a 2004 coup in Haiti that toppled President Jean-Bertrand Aristide has been jailed for nine years in the United States for conspiracy to …
  • Former Haiti coup leader sentenced to nine years in US prison 22 Jun 2017 04:09 Channel News Asia REUTERS: The leader of a 2004 coup that toppled Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide was sentenced to nine years in prison on Wednesday after pleading guilty to a U.S. money laundering charge related to an international drug trafficking scheme. Guy …
  • The U.N. owes Haiti relief from cholera epidemic it introduced 22 Jun 2017 01:19 Miami Herald Seven years after its soldiers sparked the world’s worst cholera epidemic in Haiti, the United Nations is finally preparing to close its MINUSTAH peacekeeping mission there. As Nobel Peace laureates committed to the U.N.’s ideal of universal human rights, …
  • Cliff Avril built one house in Haiti for each sack he had during the 2016 season 21 Jun 2017 23:40 CBS Sports Cliff Avril has come a long way since the Detroit Lions made him a third-round pick out of Purdue back in 2008. He played out his four-year rookie deal that paid around $4.25 million, then signed a franchise tag tender for another $10.6 million in 2012. …