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Haitian Times News Roundup – Oct. 16

Haiti Haiti Provides Update On Death Toll From Earthquake PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti ( CMC) — Haiti said 18 people have now been confirmed dead following the 5.9 magnitude earthquake that rocked the French-speaking Caribbean Community (Caricom) country on October 6. The Directorate of Civil Protection (DPC), in its latest revised statement, said that 580...

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Marketing Maven Brings Skills to Haitian Organization

Anide J. Eustache is a marketing and communications professional, certifiedprofessional and executive coach, strategist and speaker. Eustache has dedicated her professional career to helping women position themselves for the lives they want to live both personally and professionally. As Principal & Founder, Garraud Consulting she focuses on providing marketing and strategy consultation services to organizations;...

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Haiti provides update on death toll from earthquake

PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti ( CMC) — Haiti said 18 people have now been confirmed dead following the 5.9 magnitude earthquake that rocked the French-speaking Caribbean Community (Caricom) country on October 6. The Directorate of Civil Protection (DPC), in its latest revised statement, said that 580 people were injured up from the last figure of...

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Danticat delivers keynote at Neustadt Literary Festival

2018 Neustadt International Prize for Literature laureate Edwidge Danticat thanked a variety of people Thursday night as she accepted her award in the Molly Shi Boren Ballroom on the OU campus: other authors, her husband and children, Neustadt jurors and World Literature Today staff. But her most profound gratitude was reserved for her parents. “I...

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When a Young Haitian Student in the United States Creates Opportunities in His Country!

We find very few young people investing in Haiti. Given the level of risk that exists on all platforms combined with the lack of financial means, young entrepreneurs are reluctant in this area. However, for Jude Celiscar, native of Montrouis, it is quite another thing. With the help of goodoo courier, a shipping company he co-founded alongside his peer, Jean Carlson Dor, Celiscar wants to use entrepreneurship to help the community from which he came; to help Haiti out of poverty and hunger by creating jobs.

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How Cost Accounting is Improving Healthcare in Rural Haiti

The cost of healthcare in rural Haiti was found to vary widely, even inside the same health organization. A pioneering cost accounting system co-developed by Robert Kaplan was called in to determine the cause. A few years ago, the Boston-based nonprofit health care organization Partners in Health (PIH) set out to quantify the cost of primary care for its...

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Haitian-American Designer Brings Black Culture to New York Fashion Week

From start to finish and from fashion to food, the Pyer Moss SS19 fashion show was a statement of Black culture. An all-black choir, dressed in white robes, sang spiritual hymns as adult and child models floated down in the runway in white pieces and afros like Black angels. “Be real Black for me,” sang the choir, urging a full, unapologetic and authentic representation of blackness.

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Sean Penn’s Virtual Marathon to Aid Haiti Uses FitBit, MapMyFitness or Strava

Hurricane Michael’s torrential winds had barely subsided Oct. 11 when The Office star hosted The Long Run For Recovery, Sean Penn’s charity fundraiser, in Venice, California, to launch a unique virtual marathon initiative to support hurricane Michael and Florence and Haiti relief efforts. The Long Run for Haiti requires participants — a.k.a. digital runners — to synchronize their personal page to...

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Who Is Behind PetroCaribeChallenge Movement

By Garry Pierre-Pierre A few months after Jean Bertrand Aristide was ousted as president of Haiti following a bloody coup d’etat on September 30, 1991, something amazing happened. A seemingly spontaneous right-wing opposition movement sprung out of nowhere. The name of the group was Revolutionary Front Armed for the Progress of Haiti (FRAPH). Its leader...

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HOW TO STAY MOTIVATED: Give

“And I have been a constant example of how you can help those in need by working hard. You should remember the words of the Lord Jesus: ‘It is more blessed to give than to receive.'” Acts 20:35 There’s a saying that goes, “When someone has been given much, much will be required in return.”...

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