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Haitian Times News Roundup – August 3
Haitian Times Morning News Roundup

Haitian Times News Roundup – August 3

  Politics Secretary-General Appoints Helen La Lime of United States Special Representative, Head of United Nations Mission for Justice Support in Haiti United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres announced today the appointment of Helen Meagher La Lime of the United States as his Special Representative for Haiti and Head of the United Nations Mission for Justice…

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Get to Know Haiti Women’s Under 20 National Team Captain.
Sports

Get to Know Haiti Women’s Under 20 National Team Captain.

Editorial note: This article was originally posted on FIFA.com. Nerilia Mondesir is the captain of Haiti’s U-20 women’s team Haiti have qualified for the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup for the first time ever Mondesir: “We’re not afraid of anyone” When she set off for France in June 2017, leaving her family and friends behind, Haiti’s…

Haitian Times News Roundup – July 20
Haitian Times Morning News Roundup

Haitian Times News Roundup – July 20

Haiti Haiti’s maternal mortality rates among the highest. So why is this hospital closing? In a country where more women die before, during and after childbirth than anywhere else in the Western Hemisphere, poor women in Haiti with high-risk pregnancies now have one less option for life-saving care. Continue reading. Haitians in America Haitians In…

Haitian Times News Roundup – July 17
Haitian Times Morning News Roundup

Haitian Times News Roundup – July 17

Haiti Haiti fuel price jump was ‘guaranteed to lead to backlash,’ U.N. poverty expert says The United Nations’ top expert on poverty criticized the International Monetary Fund’s continued push to force Haiti to remove fuel subsidies on Monday, and said donors such as the World Bank and Inter-American Development Bank should help poor Haitians cushion…

Haitian Times News Roundup – July 5
Haitian Times Morning News Roundup

Haitian Times News Roundup – July 5

Sports Haiti hoped this competition would be its basketball comeback then came bad news Haiti made its official comeback to the basketball world at the International Basketball Federation AmeriCup Caribbean 2021 Pre-Qualifiers, but their chance of winning the championship may be over because of a FIBA Americas rule regarding nationality. Continue reading. Politics Haitian-American voters…

Fanatik #TeamBerto Should Know…
Arts & Culture

Fanatik #TeamBerto Should Know…

  By: Tadia Toussaint Tonight, Andre Berto, 32, faces one of his most-anticipated boxing competitors: 38-year-old, undefeated, five division champion icon, Floyd Mayweather in the ring at Las Vegas’ MGM Grand. Will Berto be the fighter to strip Mayweather of his 0 losses? The proud Haitian-American pro boxer is getting fired up using the hashtags #TheHarvestIsHere and…