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2 Haitian Police Officers Shot and Killed Wednesday in Grand-Ravine, 7 wounded in total

Two Haitian Policemen of the Unité départementale de maintien d'ordre (UDMO) were Shot and Killed Monday in an operation that took place in Grand-Ravine neighborhood, communal section of Croix-des-Bouquets, West, Haiti.

IDB to invest US $65 million in Haiti to improve potable water and sanitation services

Haiti will improve the provision of potable water and sanitation services in the metropolitan area of Port-au-Prince and rural areas (particularly affected by Hurricane Matthew) thanks to a US $ 65 million grant from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).

Port-au-Prince Haiti, one of the largest cities in the world without a central sewage system

Did you know??? Port-au-Prince, Haiti, is one of the largest cities in the world without a central sewage system. Guess how many sewage treatment plants exist in Haiti.

Earthquake in Mexico: Haitian Volunteers rush in to help the victims

Several young Haitian students and professionals residing in Mexico joined Mexico City Civil Protection Relief Services to assist victims of the earthquake that rocked central Mexico on September 19 and caused the death of approximately 300 people...

257 NGOs banned from operating in Haiti

The Haitian government has just revoked the operating license of 257 non-governmental organizations (NGOs) operating in Haiti.

Haitian Peasants form a KONBIT for Road Maintenance

Haitian peasants in Trois Roches, a small village outside the city of Hinche, are forming a KONBIT Saturday in order to do some maintenance in the stretch of muddy road that leads to their village.

World Vision Working in Plateau Central Haiti to increase use of Clean Water and Sanitation Services

World Vision is current working to increase the use of clean water and sanitation services in Plateau Central Haiti via their Clean Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) program...

Haiti bans ALL its citizens from UN mission against Ebola

Haitian volunteers have been banned from departing for African countries hit by the Ebola virus, the government said on Friday, citing other diseases that have devastated the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere.

Haiti Donates USD $20,000 To the Philippines

You often hear stories of countries donating to Haiti but how often do you hear stories of Haiti donating to others? Well read this... the Haitian Red Cross has just has just donated U.S. $20,000 to the Philippine Red Cross on behalf of the Haitian people due to passage of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philipines... Is this a great story or what?

USA Vs Haiti - Take the US Government out of the picture, you end up with a country like HAITI

What would the United States of America look like if we took government out of the picture, 'liberating' health care, education and assistance for the poor from the hands of government and leaving it entirely up to the free market and to churches and private charities? HAITI... That's what!