Haitian Newsletter Articles

Here are some of the latest articles published on the Haitian Internet Newsletter

Rospide Petion, another Haitian journalist murdered in Port-au-Prince

Haitian journalist Rospide Petion, a presenter at Radio Sans Fin (RSF), was murdered in cold blood in Port-au-Prince Monday evening, 10 Jun 2019.

USA lowers Haiti Travel Advisory from Level 4 to Level 3 Tuesday, June 11

The U.S. State Department has reduced its Haiti Travel Advisory from a Level 4 down to a Level 3 travel warning Tuesday.

Haitian parents, having a TV in your child's room could be the reason she is overweight and obese

You love your baby girl so much you put a TV in her room but did you know? Having a television in the bedroom has been found to be associated with to childhood obesity. This is something that most Haitian parents are probably not aware of. Your kid is getting fat and it's your fault.

85 percent of graduate students in Haiti leave the country

85 percent of graduate students in Haiti leave the country and this generates a serious intellectual deficit for the country, according to Saulo Neiva, director of the regional office of the Agence universitaire de la francophonie (AUF).

How much would you be worth today in Haiti if you put 1 million gourdes in the Bank in June 2015?

In June 2015 Haitians were shocked when the Haitian currency rised above 50 gourdes for 1 U.S. dollar. One million gourdes was worth about USD $19,801. What if you put one million Haitian gourdes in the bank back in June 2015, how much would it be worth today, June 2019, in U.S. dollars?

Want to loose fat in your body? Then this is the best time to exercise

You want to know the best time to exercise for fat loss? Read this...

Did you know: Avocado (zaboka) is a Superfood!

If you live in Haiti, chances are you eat Avocado (zaboka in Creole) whenever it is in season, if you are in the Haitian Diaspora, you probably eat it once in a while but did you know that zaboka is considered a superfood?

PetroCaribe: Petro challengers announces Haiti street protest Sunday June 09

The PetroCaribe street protest are about to restart in Haiti. Petro challengers regrouped under a structure called "Nou Pap Domi" announced a new street protest Sunday June 09 2019 to force the Superior Court of Auditors (CSCCA) to rendere a judicial decisions, called "arrêt de débet" so the the PetroCaribe judgments process can continue.

La Vie Cher en Haiti: 50 gourdes for 3 tomatoes in a Haitian province

My cousin who cooks for us is complaining how expensive tomatoes have become in the local marketplace. 50 gourdes (USD $0.54) for 3 medium tomatoes.

Anyone try the Ketogenic Diet while living in Haiti? What do you eat?

I am looking at the ketogenic diet (keto) while living in Haiti and I wonder if anyone else has tried it and what type of local foods you consume everyday.