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By Edition On Thursday, January 19th, 2017
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Seven years after devastating earthquake, 47,000 people still live in camps in Haiti

PORT AU PRINCE - Following the earthquake in January 2010, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) undertook the implementation of a monitoring system of displaced persons in camps in Haiti, named the More...

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By Edition On Friday, January 13th, 2017
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Doubt raised in Haiti over legality of extradition of elected senator

PORT AU PRINCE - Doubt has been raised in Haiti over the legality of the extradition of elected senator Guy Philippe on January 5, with many referring to the agreement signed on October 17, 1997 between US Secretary More...

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By Edition On Thursday, January 12th, 2017
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Americans attacked in violent reprisals in Haiti following extradition of elected senator

PORT AU PRINCE - Missionaries and foreign workers, mostly American, from an orphanage in southern Haiti, were attacked by unidentified individuals, supporters of elected Senator Guy Phillipe, who was arrested and More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, January 4th, 2017
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Jovenel Moise it is! Court confirms victory of businessman in Haiti presidential election

PORT-AU-PRINCE – It’s official! In just over a month, businessman Jovenel Moise is set to be installed as the new President of Haiti, ending weeks of uncertainty following the November 20, 2016 election. An More...

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By Edition On Thursday, December 29th, 2016
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UN emergency fund authorises $3.5 million for restoring education services in Haiti

PORT AU PRINCE ,- The United Nations fund aimed at rapid humanitarian response for people affected by natural disasters and armed conflict has approved $3.5 million for restoring safe education services for schools More...

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By Edition On Thursday, December 29th, 2016
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Ballot verification in Haiti suspended after electoral judges challenged

PORT AU PRINCE - On Tuesday, the verification of ballots cast in the presidential election in Haiti on November 20, taking place at the Vote Tabulation Center (CTV) was suspended for a few minutes following receipt More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, December 28th, 2016
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Publication of final election results in Haiti expected on Thursday as planned

PORT AU PRINCE - With just one day to go before the deadline for the publication of the final results of the presidential election in Haiti, the verification of the Procès Verbaux (PV), the official voters lists, More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, December 20th, 2016
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Court orders review of Haiti’s preliminary election results

Results from the November 20 election have to be verified, by order of Haiti’s electoral court. PORT-AU-PRINCE – Even with what is regarded as an outright victory in last month’s presidential election, Jovenel More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, November 30th, 2016
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Jovenel Moise wins presidential election in Haiti

PORT AU PRINCE - Jovenel Moïse, of Parti Haïtien Tèt Kale(Haitian Bald Head Party) and the chosen successor of former president Michel Martelly, won the first round of Sunday’s presidential election in Haiti More...

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By Edition On Friday, November 25th, 2016
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Protests continue as Haitians await results from first round of presidential elections

PORT-AU-PRINCE – Loud appeals by Haitian electoral officials for calm and patience as vote counting continues have been falling on deaf ears, with political parties and citizens clamouring for the results of Sunday’s More...