Before the magnitude-7.0 earthquake devastated Haiti, killing 220,000 people, the country was the poorest in the Americas.
Because of these women, rape is now a punishable crime in Haiti, rather than a weapon used by the powerful to subdue activists.
One Chemonics project was urban beautification in the towns near the much-lauded Caracol Industrial Park in northern Haiti.
Marc Jacobs and Calvin Klein live-stream their shows, new models invade the runways, and Naomi Campbell hosts for Haiti.
A U.S.-led U.N. force entered Haiti in 1994 and restored the deposed president, Jean-Bertrand Aristide, to power.
What is your opinion as to the legitimacy of the business in which he is engaged in Haiti?
Then he sailed for the island of Hispaniola, now called Haiti.
"I brought this bat wing from Haiti," he explained, replacing it in the tray.
Europe smiled when, glancing at Haiti, she saw this white Soulouque appear.
Its northern border is marked by precipitous mountains, which on account of their steepness especially bear the name of Haiti.
from Arawak haiti "land of mountains," and probably originally the name of the whole island.
Note: With its extremely low average income and literacy rate, Haiti is the poorest nation in the Western Hemisphere.
Note: In 1957, François (“Papa Doc”) Duvalier established a dictatorship; at his death in 1971, he was succeeded by his son, Jean Claude (“Baby Doc”), who was finally overthrown in 1986. Since then the government has changed several times through military coups. In 1994, U.S. troops arrived in Haiti in an effort to restore democratic government, however, the political and economic future of Haiti remains uncertain.