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by Steve Sapienza, Al Jazeera, 13 July, 2011   For many Haitians fleeing dictators and poverty at home and looking for work in the…
By Trenton Daniel, AP, South Florida Times, July 13, 2011 (AP) PORT-AU-PRINCE — On a recent night in Carrefour, a densely packed city of…
Last year, USAID commissioned a study to find out about the effectiveness of its rubble removal programs, specifically whether they…
By Isabel Macdonald and Isabeau Doucet The Nation, July 11, 2011    http://www.thenation.com/article/161908/shelters-clinton-built…
Haiti: Leadership needed to relocate the 630,000 people still living in tents Eighteen months after the country's devastating…
The following three articles are compiled on the Canadian-based blog, H5N1: News and Resources about Influenza, Infectious Diseases and…
By RENÉ BRUEMMER, The Gazette (Montreal) July 9, 2011 Quebec tent designer Maurice Monette thinks he has the solution to Haiti’s…
Canada and the UN have committed public health malpractice on a very large scale. By Crawford Kilian, The Tyee, July 7, 2011 On Oct.…
By Kim Ives, HAITI LIBERTE, July 6-12 Second of two articles [read the first here]. Last week’s installment examined charges that…
 Interview published in Socialist Worker, July 7, 2011 With the country now in the hands of Michel Martelly, the U.S.-backed candidate…
Radio is reporting in Haiti that President Michel Martelly will nominate Bernard Gousse as prime minister, following the failed…
July 4, 2011--Three Canadians have just completed a ten-day fact-finding and solidarity mission to Haiti. The delegation, organized by…
What’s blocking the capital’s path to reconstruction? By Haiti Grassroots Watch (Ayiti Kale Je), June 9, 2011 Port-au-Prince, June 9…
The International Crisis Group has produced a report on the shelter and housing crisis in Haiti that constitutes a searing critique of…
by Gary Younge, The Guardian UK, July 3, 2011 The economic crisis has intensified the implosion of democratic legitimacy. Multinationals…
By Matthew Bigg, Reuters, June 30, 2011 Evidence strongly suggests U.N. peacekeepers from Nepal were the source of a cholera epidemic in…