Haitian Newsletter Articles

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

Haiti IRMA: Old Bridge Connecting Ouanaminthe to the Dominican Republic Collapses

Hurricane IRMA went through Ouanaminthe Haiti and took with it an old out of commission bridge that used to connect Ouanaminthe (Haiti) with Dajabon (Dominican Republic).

FLASH: Saint Martin Island "95 percent destroyed" by Hurricane Irma, 8 people dead

Hurricane Irma litterally leveled the Caribbean island of Saint Martin, the Leeward Islands. Local authorities descript Saint Martin as "95 percent... destroyed."

Hurricane Irma: Airlines cancelling flights and offering wavers to passengers

If you were planning to travel this week, know this... Many Airlines are already cancelling flights and are offering wavers to those you you who wish to change your travel plans due to Hurricane Irma.

Haiti Meteyo : Evolisyon siklon Irma sou peyi a pou jounen madi 5 septanm lan

Ayiti anba menas SIKLON IRMA. Gwo van siklòn ka lakoz pye bwa ak branch bwa tonbe.

Haiti Education: 90 percent of primary schools in Haiti are non-public

Can you believe this? At least 90 percent of Haiti's primary schools are non-public. in other words, only 10 percent of the primary schools in Haiti are public schools.

Hurricane Irma: Florida Declare a State of Emergency, Haiti is in BIG Trouble

Bad news for Haiti... Hurricane Irma has already strengthened into a Category 4 storm Monday afternoon. Florida Governor Rick Scott declared a state of emergency. Things are not looking good for Haiti and the Dominican Republic.

School opens officially in Haiti today but NOT all students will be going

This Monday is the start of the shool year in Haiti. Ready or not, most parents did what they had to do to send their kids back to school but one parent says she is NOT ready.

A Haitian Teacher says: I am educating the children of others while I cannot pay for my own child's education

A Haitian school teacher, Paulette Dorsilome, from Verrettes lashed out at Senator Youri Latortue Saturday asking that public school teachers get paid what is due to them by the state (l'Etat Haitien).

MONEY in Haiti: What is the Currency Symbol for the Haitian Gourde?

The universal dollar sign is "$", the Pound sign is "£", and the Euro sign "€". What is the Currency Symbol for the Haitian Gourde?

MINUSTAH has Finally Left HAITI For Good, the last Brazilian contingent left...

For every Haitian who's been waiting the the day when MINUSTAH leaves Haiti, your prayers have been answered... The last Brazilian contingent has left Haiti, MINUSTAH ale tout bon vre!!!