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Opinion: Haiti’s pillars are women and essential to its bright future

MONTREAL — Shortly after the assassination of Haitian President Jovenel Moïse, final July, Le Devoir – a Montreal newspaper – requested me to write an essay about my imaginative and prescient for the future of Haiti. As Jan. 12 marked the twelfth anniversary of the nation’s devastating earthquake—an up to date reflection appears much more […]

UN to Dominican Republic: Stop expelling pregnant Haitian women

PORT-AU-PRINCE — Following the expulsion of greater than 60 pregnant Haitian women from the Dominican Republic in latest weeks, the United Nations and different organizations have known as on the nation to cease the observe. The expulsions “endanger the physical integrity and the lives of these women seeking health care,” the UN officers stated via […]

New short film highlights spiritual connection between Haitian women and Haiti

Love Souley’s new film, “Fanm Nan Mòn,” showcases completely different women in Haiti (film nonetheless). In her new film, “Fanm Nan Mòn,” Haitian-American visible artist Love Souley portrays the roles Haitian women have and their spiritual connection to their homeland. The film, obtainable to look at on Vimeo, is transient however considerate, displaying a number […]

Fuel shortages in Haiti put lives of youngsters, women at threat, UNICEF warns

Port-au-Prince [Haiti], October 25 (ANI/Sputnik): Hundreds of women and kids in Haiti are at threat of dying if the gasoline scarcity disaster in the nation isn’t resolved, the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) warned. “With the insecurity that reigns in Port-au-Prince, the lives of many women of childbearing age and newborn babies are in danger […]

UNICEF warns Haiti fuel shortages put hospitalised women and children at risk

PORT-AU-PRINCE (Reuters) – Fuel shortages in Haiti are placing the lives of lots of of women and children at risk as hospitals run low on provides for electrical energy, United Nations children’s company UNICEF mentioned on Sunday. Fuel provides to the capital Port-au-Prince have been severely disrupted in current weeks by a wave of kidnappings, […]

UNICEF sounds alarm over abductions of women and children in Haiti   » Africa Global Village

According to UNICEF Regional Director for Latin America and the Caribbean, Jean Gough, “nowhere is safe for children in Haiti anymore.”  “Whether on their way to school, at home or even at church, girls and boys are at risk of being kidnapped anywhere, at any time of the day or night. This is every parent’s worst nightmare”, she defined.   […]

Here and Now with Sandra Bookman: ‘Haitian Women for Haitian Refugees,’ help immigrants seeking asylum

NEW YORK (WABC) — On this episode of Here and Now, now we have the newest on native efforts to help Haitian refugees seeking asylum in our space. Brooklyn-based group ‘Haitian Women for Haitian Refugees,’ is devoted to aiding these immigrants. Co-founders of that group, Ninaj Raoul and Dr. Marie Lily Cerat, be a part […]