Browsing All posts tagged under »Jean-Max Bellerive«

VIDEO: Al Jazeera Takes on UN, Advocates for Rape Victims and, Unlike Other Media, Lets the Haitians Do the Talking

July 16, 2010


Al Jazeera English is one of the few international broadcasters to have stayed in Haiti since the January 12 earthquake, broadcasting regularly on the day-to-day efforts to rebuild the country.  AJE’s Sebastian Walker was among the first international reporters to arrive in Haiti after the quake hit, and the channel has had a presence on […]

Land Ownership at the Crux of Haiti’s Stalled Reconstruction by Kim Ives

July 14, 2010


Land Ownership at the Crux of Haiti’s Stalled Reconstruction Written by Kim Ives Wednesday, 14 July 2010 14:00 Source: Haiti Liberte At a UN Conference on Mar. 31, about 60 countries and multilateral banks promised $5.3 billion for Haiti’s reconstruction over the next 18 months. Only about 10% of those promises have been delivered on […]

West Still “Undermining Haiti” by Yves Engler

July 13, 2010


AL JAZEERA UPDATED ON: Monday, July 12, 2010 17:52 Mecca time, 14:52 FOCUS: OPINION   West still ‘undermining Haiti’    By Yves Engler Six months after the earthquake, about 1.3 million Haitians still live in tent camps [GALLO/GETTY]   Six months ago a devastating earthquake killed more than 230,000 Haitians. About 100,000 homes were completely […]

Pres. Preval to Extend Term if Haiti Election Not Held by November 2010

May 6, 2010


This announcement reflects the US/UN nervousness about the strong possiblity that elections will not be held in 2010.  The last thing the US/UN wants is for Haitians to be making the decisions about what happens next.  Let’s see how Preval’s announcement fairs over at the Haitian parliament.  Stay tuned. Prez Preval with Prez Obama Haiti prez to extend […]

Haiti for Sale by Pascal Robert and a Creepy CEO Presentation of Neo-liberal “Master” Plan for La Gonave

May 5, 2010


Pascal Robert Blogger, political independent,  Posted: May 4, 2010 07:58 PM Haiti for Sale In the video above CEO of Global Renewable Energy, Fred E. Price discusses the neo-liberal plan for taking over La Gonave, Haiti: A small island to the west of Haiti’s mainland under its domain. This plan came close to being consummated […]

3/16-L’Agence Haitienne de Presse: Earthquake Destroyed 45% GDP, $17B Needed for Reconstruction, Haitian Lawmaker Accuses US of Hypocrisy on “Corruption” Allegations

March 17, 2010


 AHP News – March 16, 2010 –   English translation + Selected Headlines (Unofficial)  At the Santo-Domingo technical preparatory conference, Prime Minister Bellerive proposes a multilateral fiduciary fund to administer Haiti’s reconstruction projects Santo-Domingo, March 16, 2010 – (AHP) – Haitian Prime Minister Jean Max Bellerive, speaking Tuesday at the opening of the international donors […]

UPDATE on MONTREAL Mtg. on Haiti: Haiti PM Bellerive Throws a Left Curve

January 25, 2010


Three articles follow: As of 6:00 PM EST UN to Host Haiti Donors Meeting in March People walk through rubble in the market area in Port-au-Prince, on Jan. 18.People walk through rubble in the market area in Port-au-Prince, on Jan. 18. (Gerald Herbert/Associated Press) International donors will meet in March at the United Nations headquarters […]

MONTREAL Mtg. on Haiti: Where Deals Will Be Cut and An Open Letter to Cancel the Damn Debt Will Be Ignored

January 25, 2010


Below is a report about today’s Haiti meeting in Montreal where governments will come together to remix the dough and cut the pie into self-serving pieces.   Keep your eye on Canada — the perpetual proxy of the US and France in all things dealing with Haiti. Further below, is an open letter to governments attending the Montreal meeting, […]