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VoL. XXXXIX, no. 23 New York : Tel : (718) 812-2820; Montréal (514) 321-6434; • Port-au-Prince: (011 509) 223-0785 • Paris (33-1)43-63-28-10; du 5 au 12 juin 2019, I accuse the President of having weakened, if not destroyed, our public institutions and plunged our country into social, financial, moral, insecurity and institutional crises, and soon to be an electoral crisis. Par Jerry Tardieu... H-O P. 13. Cliquez sur le lien de l'Article ou allez en page d'Archives et cliquer sur le lien PDF de la date courante. Merci de nous visiter aussi à www.haiti-observateur.org ou http://haiti-observateur.info

An open letter to the nation by Député (Congressman) Jerry Tardieu

I ACCUSE ! An open letter to the nation by Député (Congressman) Jerry Tardieu It now takes 100 gourdes to buy one US dollar. After two years of President Jovenel Moise’s term, the buying power of the Haitian people has been reduced by half. In the poorest country of the Western Hemisphere, Haitians have lost half of their buying power and have become three times poorer in seven years. In 2011, when Michel Martelly was sworn in as the 47th president of Haiti,…

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Digital Champions for Haiti

Digital Champions for Hait By Hugh Locke and Atlanta McIlwraith SPECIAL To H-O — Five Columbia University students who hail from China, India, South Korea and Thailand deserve the designation “digital champions” for designing a revolutionary new app to help members of Smallholder Farmers Alliance (SFA) in Haiti, and eventually other parts of the world. What makes this app so unique is that it is designed to help small-scale family farmers become more productive at the same time as…

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Jerry TARDIEU in Conference (by RAJ)

HAPPENINGS Jerry Tardieu in conference SPECIAL TO H-O. — It happened at Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass., last Tuesday evening, April 2, where Député (Congressman) Jerry Tardieu, representing the Pétion-Ville constituency in the Lower House of Parliament, spoke to a full house at the Fong Auditorium of Boylston Hall. The topic, “Haiti. After the 2010 Earthquake: A Country Still at the Crossroads,” was addressed with statistics showing how much the country has digressed in the last decade. However, going…

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