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Hinche Haiti - EDH arresting residents for stealing electricity Hinche Haiti - EDH arresting residents for stealing electricity

About 40 residents in the city of Hinche Haiti were arrested Monday for stealing electricity. The electric company (EDH) brought in new technicians from Port-au-Prince who join forces with the national police force and local judge to arrest anyone caught stealing electricity. If you have been

A meal costs 60 times more in Haiti than in New York, the World Food Programme says A meal costs 60 times more in Haiti than in New York, the World Food Programme says

A World Food Programme (WFP) publication examined the true cost of a plate of food around the world and, can you believe, a simple meal in Haiti costs 60 times more than in New York. Read this, you will be shocked... The first thing that came to mind when I read this was: No way! this is

Waste management in Haiti: There is a serious Garbage problem in Haiti Waste management in Haiti: There is a serious Garbage problem in Haiti

This morning, I went for a walk in my home town of Hinche Haiti. I decided to follow a little path along Riviere Hinquitte which borders the city. My Goodness! There is so much garbage along the river bed! There is NO garbage collection in Hinche, by that I mean a day of the week when people put

Haitian man going to Prison in Stamford CT after 16 years hiding in Haiti Haitian man going to Prison in Stamford CT after 16 years hiding in Haiti

A Haitian man, Frantz Barthelemy, ran away from the law in Stamford Connecticut one day before being convicted of first-degree assault with a pistol. He went to Haiti, got married, had 4 children, opened a business. 16 yeas later, he was caught by U.S. Marshals in Haiti and extradited back to the

TPS for Haitians affects the Economy at home: Money is in short supply these days... TPS for Haitians affects the Economy at home: Money is in short supply these days...

Many small businesses in the Haitian city were we live are complaining less and less customers are coming in to buy goods and services these days. The holidays season is approaching and they are not feeling it. What could be the cause? TPS is one of the culprits... One small business owner made a

More Haitian Photo Stories...

Haiti Beef Cattle - Livestock - Yon bèf ki mare nan kòd (pa genyen élevage libre ankò) Haiti Beef Cattle - Livestock - Yon bèf ki mare nan kòd (pa genyen élevage libre ankò)

My father tells me when he was a small child growing up in Haiti, there was free breeding (elevage libre), which meant that all cattle, goats...

Haiti Street Vendors - Machan Mayi Boukannen Haiti Street Vendors - Machan Mayi Boukannen

Look at this photo... A Haitian street vendor selling Mayi Boukannen (baked corn on the cob). If you are looking for a quick snack in the streets of...

Access to drinking water in Haiti Access to drinking water in Haiti

Did you know? Only 44 percent of Haitians today have access to potable drinking water according to The International Development Bank (IDB). They...

Haitian-Japanese Tennis Player Naomi Osaka in Haiti visiting Haitian-Japanese Tennis Player Naomi Osaka in Haiti visiting

Look at this photo... Naomi Osaka, Haitian-Japanese Tennis Player during a visit to Haiti in October 2017. She is visiting a school her parents...

Marco Enriquez-Ominami: Si no fuera por Haití, seríamos esclavos todavía de España Marco Enriquez-Ominami: Si no fuera por Haití, seríamos esclavos todavía de España

El candidato a presidente de Chile, Marco Enriquez Ominami, dice: Si no fuera por Haití, nosotros (los chilenos) seguiríamos siendo...