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Caribbean News – Caribbean Nations Largely MIA From Global Competitiveness Index

People work sewing in one of the companies in the Free Zone located on the border between the Dominican Republic and Haiti, on September 29, 2018. (Photo credit: ERIKA SANTELICES/AFP/Getty Images)

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Haitian school honors Marchand legacy

Bruce Blumer, left, and his wife Sharon, right, stand at the site of what is now the Rob Marchand Education Center on Feb. 19, 2017 in LaGonave, Haiti. Bruce Blumer is the co-founder of LaGonave Alive, which the nonprofit organization responsible for raising the money to build the new school named a


Haiti: Earthquake - Artibonite, North and North-West departments - Briefing note – 12 October 2018 - Haiti

A magnitude 5.9 earthquake struck Haiti on 6 October, and was followed by a magnitude 5.2 aftershock on 7 October and a magnitude 4.2 aftershock on 8 October. The departments affected by seismic activity were Artibonite, North and North-West. So far, 17 people have died and at least 421 have been in


3 community and culture events worth seeking out in Miami this weekend

South Florida's Lesbian Network is organizing an open mic (SheSpoke) session that will transition into a party (SheLife). The open mic begins at 8 p.m., with 14 artists scheduled to perform, while the party starts at 11 p.m.


Remarkable Business Women Join Forces To Build A Business Which Will Bring More Than Just Aid To Haiti

Skinny Paw will partner with chemical-free coconut oil brand, Skinny & Co., LETS and the Renand Foundation on a mission to bring jobs and stability to the women of Haiti with the launch of new pet shampoo


Women in Travel Retail raise €24,800 for HiH for Haiti | Travel Retail Business

Women in Travel Retail (WiTR) raised €24,800 ($28,700) during its October meeting at this year’s TFWA World Exhibition & Conference in Cannes. The money raised will be used to purchase musical instruments for children atHand in Hand for Haiti’s Lycée Jean- Baptiste Pointe du Sable.


Hike for Haiti — WE DID IT | The Joseph School | Blog

On a summer’s Friday in London, a group of ‘Healthcare Hikers’ from Ipsos Healthcare used one of their ‘Responding Responsibly’ days to walk the Jubilee Greenway in aid of The Joseph School, in Haiti.


Concert to raise money for music school in Haiti

WINCHESTER — Equipment and instruments to outfit a new music school in Haiti will be purchased with funds to be raised at a benefit concert scheduled for 3 p.m. Sunday at Braddock Street United Methodist Church in Winchester.The project, undertaken by members of the church, is under the direction of


11th Craft Festival & Marketplace to benefit Medical Aid to Haiti

Fifty New England artisans, including twelve new vendors, offer handcrafted wares at the 11th Craft Festival & Marketplace to benefit Medical Aid to Haiti (MATH).Shop directly with the makers for gifts and treasures in pottery, glass, wood, jewelry, fiber arts, photography, soaps, candles, stationer


Cruising to Haiti? Here are 7 things to do on its private isle Labadee

Most people know about the island of Haiti, but not many people are not aware that there is a smaller, private island and is a traveller's paradise.


BREAKING: Changes aplenty for Team Saint Lucia ahead of Haiti clash

The biggest change is at the goalkeeper position. Leon Alexander, who kept a clean sheet just a few weeks ago against Antigua and Barbuda, has been dropped. In his place, Vino Bartlett comes into the squad. Vino, who turns 19 this Friday (12 Oct) recently moved to Caledonia in the Trinidad and Tobag


Darius Reflects on International Soccer Experience | The Emory Wheel

A week before she took the Medical College Admission Test (MCAT), Darius, a psychology major on the pre-med track, received a call from the Haitian coaches offering a spot on the team. She hopped on a plane to Haiti the day after she finished the grueling exam.


Haiti signs a military cooperation pact with Mexico ~ WIC News

On the sidelines of the Thirteenth Conference of Defense Ministers of the Americas, Enold Joseph the Minister of Defense of Haiti and the Secretaries of Defense of Mexico General Cienfuegos Zepeda and Vidal Francisco Soberon (Navy) signed a Memorandum of Understanding between Mexico and Haiti on Def


OECS urges international community to come to the aid of Haiti as death toll climbs from earthquakes | Caribbean News Service

“Geographically, Haiti is among the most exposed nation globally to natural disasters and regrettably the least able economically to withstand such shocks both in terms an immediate response but long term recovery,’ Jules said.


Earthquake Shakes Northern Haiti | JW.ORG News

On Saturday, October 6, 2018, a magnitude 5.9 earthquake struck the northern region of Haiti, killing 17 and injuring over 300.


Haiti and Mexico sign MOU on defence cooperation

“This armed force, in addition to its traditional role of defending the integrity of the national territory against external aggressions and ensuring peace within our borders, is also entrusted with the mission of participating in the development tasks of the country, the protection of the environme


How Haiti's 5.9 Magnitude Earthquake Will Impact Your Travel - Travel Noire

Over the weekend, a 5.9 magnitude earthquake devastated the northwest coast of Haiti, in Port-de-Paix. The quake was so strong that it could be felt in the capital city of Port-au-Prince. However, no major damage was reported there.The earthquake struck on October 6, with a span of 12 kilometers. Ha


Truth and Consequences, Washington Style | The Stream

In early 1981, as a newly-minted Senate staffer, I was ensconced in my dilapidated office in a condemned building known as “Senate Courts.” (The site now serves as a parking lot for the Capital Police.)


Haiti: Haiti Earthquake: Action Against Hunger's Response

On Saturday, October 6, a magnitude 5.9 earthquake struck Haiti, followed by strong aftershocks on Sunday and Monday. The epicenter of the quake was located roughly 12 miles from the city of Port-de-Paix, on Haiti’s northwestern coast.


David Ramsey: Faith brought Haitian soccer brothers to Colorado Springs

Lookens and Kensley Smith are connected in that mysterious, deep way brothers are connected. You sense their bond as they run side-by-side on the soccer field, hungry for a goal. Scoring is their brother thing.“We’ve been playing all our lives,” Kensley says. “And we just have the chemistry. We know