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Job Opening: Director, Office of University Partnerships (OUP) for Haiti

Office of University Partnerships (OUP) for Haiti Job Announcement: Director The tragic earthquake of January 12, 2010, devastated the Haitian education system, including its institutions of higher education.  Even before the earthquake, the Haitian university system suffered from extremely low … Continue reading

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CFP: Haiti Culture Code: An International Call for Papers-Submit by September 2010

An International Call for Papers on Rebuilding Post-Disaster Haiti: Architecture and Cultural Identity. Subject: Haiti Culture Code: An International Call for Papers Dear Humanities Scholars: Several days after the Haiti Earthquake, January 2010, many minority architects and designers asked,” What … Continue reading

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Zafen/Fonkoze recruiting in Haiti- 2 positions: Administrator and Business Analyst

Background: Fonkoze, in partnership with the Haitian Diaspora, the Vincentian Family and DePaul University (Chicago, USA), is developing, implementing, launching, and will be maintaining a multi-lingual website with many of the attributes of a Person-to-Person (P2P) lending model, such as … Continue reading

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Atlanta: 2010 Symposium on Haiti at the Auburn Avenue Research Library

Atlanta: 2010 Symposium on Haiti at the Auburn Avenue Research Library Saturday, July 10, 2010 ● 12:00 noon – 9:00 p.m. Heritage Education Center Auditorium ● 4th Floor 2010 Symposium on Haiti In collaboration with the Haitian-American community, the Auburn … Continue reading

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Protests Against Monsanto in Haiti

GROUPS AROUND THE U.S. JOIN HAITIAN FARMERS IN PROTESTING “DONATION” OF MONSANTO SEEDS By Beverly Bell “We’re for seeds that have never been touched by multinationals. In our advocacy, we say that seeds are the patrimony of humanity. No one … Continue reading

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Conference: From Duvaliar to Preval: Haiti Today, Yesterday and Tomorrow

An international conference on Haiti hosted by the Institute for the Study of the Americas, University of London, 21st-22nd June 2010. Details of the programme and how to register can also be found on http://www.americas.sas.ac.uk/events/programmes/Haiti.html The conference is supported by … Continue reading

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Gwo Jan

4/18/10 Yesterday morning I ate a huge breakfast of eggs and aransaw and a plate of fruit. I got papaya, mango, pineapple, and oranges bordered by pretty citron leaves and a couple of slices of citron. Serge came over and … Continue reading

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