HSG News Archives

  • GoFundMe

    Celebrating 25 Years of the Haiti Support Group!

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    Akala Presents: Legacies of the Haitian Revolution

    Black Studies at Birmingham City University to host the latest Malcolm X Study Circle in collaboration with the Harambee Organisation of…

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    80 Years Onwards: the Haitian /Dominican Border

  • Haiti Support Group to Present at “I Am Not Your Negro” Screening

    Cinema | “I Am Not Your Negro“ Tuesday 18 April 18:30-20:30 Part of the Raoul Peck, Chronicles of an Exile Film Series…

  • Sexual Exploitation and Abuse at the Hands of the UN

    The following is the introduction to an investigative report conducted by independent researcher Mark Snyder entitled “Sexual Exploitation and Abuse…

  • Annual Report: Amnesty International 2016-2017

    HAITI 2016/2017 Annual Report: Amnesty International 2016-2017 Elections postponed several times. A hurricane hit Haiti in October causing a major…

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    Gina Athena Ulysse to Visit Newcastle

    Gina Athena Ulysse to Visit Newcastle, 16th March: Vanessa Knights Memorial Lecture Vanessa Knights Memorial Lecture with Gina Athena Ulysse,…

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    The Black Jacobins Reader

    Containing a wealth of new scholarship and rare primary documents, The Black Jacobins Reader provides a comprehensive analysis of C.…

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    The Jacobin Reports: Haiti’s Eroding Democracy

    Haiti has a new president. But Jovenel Moïse’s right-wing coalition is far from stable. The original article was published in Jacobin…

  • Interview with the Haiti Support Group: Sputnik Radio

    Sputnik interview. The Haiti Support Group recently participated in two interviews with Radio Sputnik‘s Daily Current Affairs Programme the World…

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    Seven Years On: Haiti Earthquake

    Seven Years On: Haiti Earthquake. Today marks the seventh anniversary of the Haiti earthquake and the start of a challenging…

  • Holding the UN to account for Haiti Cholera

    This Public Policy Lecture is delivered by Professor Philip Alston and hosted by the Centre for Law and Society in a…

  • Haiti Support Group Speaks to TRT World

    Andy Leak of the Haiti Support Group speaks to Martin Stanford on Insight at TRT World about the recent elections…

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    Inconvenient Truth: Hurricane Matthew & Cholera

    Hurricane Matthew made landfall at Les Anglais, Haiti on the 4 October 2016. The category 4 storm brought 150mph winds,…

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    Hurricane Matthew: An Update from the Haiti Support Group

    Many of you have contacted us over the last few days to ask what you can do in light of…

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    Help Victims Hold UN to Account

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    Join our End Haiti Cholera Campaign!

    End cholera in Haiti now! Please join us in telling the Obama Administration that there is still time to make…

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    Democracy Discouraged: HSG Report on 2015 Elections

    Democracy Discouraged: Haiti’s 2015 Elections (NEW YORK, September 19, 2016) As Haiti prepares for presidential and legislative elections on October…

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    Unwanted Gifts: A Concise History of Harming Haiti

    Unwanted Gifts: A Concise History of Harming Haiti. Our new Haiti Briefing No. 81 entitled Unwanted Gifts: A Concise History of Harming…

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    Haitians Deserve the Truth over UN’s Role in Cholera Epidemic

    The 9,200 Haitians killed and more than 800,000 seriously sickened by the UN’s grossly negligent introduction of cholera to Haiti…

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    Pressure on the UN Mounts over Haiti Cholera Crisis

    Pressure on the UN Mounts over Haiti Cholera Crisis Cholera Update On 17 August 2016 journalist Jonathan Katz broke the…

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    Responsibility for Haiti Cholera Crisis: UN Acknowledges Role

    The Haiti Support Group would like to thank all the advocacy and grassroots organisations that have been working hard to push…

  • European Union and Haiti: Everyday Neocolonialism?

    European Union and Haiti: Everyday Neocolonialism? Source: CETRI. Published on 5 July 2016. By Frédéric Thomas The European Union (EU)…

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    Inigo Gilmore Channel 4 News Update: Haiti Cholera Crisis

    Inigo Gilmore Channel 4 News: Haiti Cholera Crisis. Inigo Gilmore’s report on Channel 4 news on the cholera crisis in…

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    Annual General Meeting July 2016: the Haiti Support Group

    Annual General Meeting July 2016: the Haiti Support Group. Thank you so much for the kind support that you have…

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    Political Crisis in Haiti Worsens: Presidential Deadline Missed

    Article courtesy of Jacqueline Charles at the Miami Herald. Original piece was published on 23 April 2016 and can be accessed here. Once more,…

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    Caribbean Regional Seminar in London

    Source: Centre for Integrated Caribbean Research, School of Advanced Study, University of London / Photo of Sherider Anilus, 28, and her daughter,…

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    Election update: the “international community” gives its orders

    Haiti’s CEP (Provisional Electoral Council) has postponed sine die the second round of the presidential and legislative elections that had…

  • Our Features in Latin America Bureau

    The Haiti Support Group regularly features on the Latin America Bureau webpage. Here are some links to our stories: A…

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    Electoral Farce. But who is laughing?

    Today marks the sixth anniversary of the Haiti earthquake and the country’s future is looking bleaker than ever: Fraudulent practices by party…

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    Fixing Elections: A Beginner’s Guide

    Beginner’s Guide to Fixing Elections. It is not always possible to control the outcome of an election (remember 1990?!). The…

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    Webinar: Haiti Elections Crisis

    Webinar: Haiti Elections Crisis. Want to learn more about the elections crisis in Haiti? Join the Institute for Justice and…

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    London Rally for Haiti: Global Women’s Strike Take Action

    London Rally for Haiti. Global Women’s Strike has organised a Rally for Haiti on 16 December to support Haiti’s Day of Action outside…

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    Mining Report Launch: Byen Konte, Mal Kalkile?

    Mining Report Launch. The Haiti Support Group welcomes the launch of a new report entitled Byen Konte, Mal Kalkile? Human…

  • Writing the Border – Haiti and the Dominican Republic

    Maria Cristina Fumagalli (Department of Literature, Film, and Theatre Studies, University of Essex) Respondent: Bridget Wooding (OBMICA) Chair: Luis Perez-Simon…

  • Reparations for Slavery: A Film and Public Debate

    Black History Month sponsored by the Coalition for Racial Equality and Rights (CRER) in collaboration with the Africa in Motion…

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    Incredible! Haitian Declaration of Independence Discovered

    Haitian Declaration of Independence discovered in London The Haiti Support Group is off to the National Archive to view one of…

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    Foreign policy chief urged to aid accountability

    EU Foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton - © EU EU's Foreign policy chief urged to support democracy and aid accountability…

  • Leading Haitian Lawyer highlights rights crisis for earthquake victims

    Leading Haitian Lawyer highlights rights crisis for earthquake victims Mario Joseph, Haiti’s most prominent human rights lawyer and legal activist,…

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    Dominican Republic Crisis

  • Annual General Meeting 2015: An Invitation

    An invitation to the Haiti Support Group Annual General Meeting 2015 The Haiti Support Group will be holding its next…

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    Sony Esteus and Community Radio in Haiti

    Sony Esteus and Community Radio in Haiti The following article was published by Beverly Bell and can be found on…

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    Judge Deems UN Immune from Lawsuit for Haiti Cholera Disaster

    Judge Deems UN Immune from Lawsuit for Haiti Cholera Disaster Port-au-Prince and Boston, January 9, 2015. On the eve of…

  • “15 Minutes to Leave” – New Report on Haiti Housing Crisis

    "15 Minutes to Leave" - New Report on the Situation of the Right to Adequate Housing in Haiti 5 Years…

  • Thomson Reuters: Haiti Troubles

    Original article published by Thomson Reuters Foundation News available here. AT A GLANCE Haiti was the world’s first black republic…

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    Duvalier Departs. Martelly’s Duvalierism Marches On.

    Duvalier Departs but Martelly's Duvalierism Marches On. Who needs elections? New Haiti Briefing out now! We are now fast approaching…

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    Death of U.S.-Backed Ex-Dictator “Baby Doc” Duvalier

    Democracy Now: Death of U.S.-Backed Ex-Dictator "Baby Doc" Duvalier Won’t End Haitian Victims’ Quest for Justice Democracy Now gives its…

  • Constitutional Bombshell: 1 Year On in the Dominican Republic

    The Dominican Constitutional Court Bombshell: One Year On The 23rd September 2014 marks one year to the day that the…

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    Miners Next Door: New Haiti Support Group Briefing Out Now!

    New Haiti Briefing Out Now! The Miners Next Door The Haiti Support Group's Haiti Briefing no. 77 is out now.…

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    Van Rompuy in Haiti this Week – An Update

    European Council President Van Rompuy in Haiti this Week Herman Van Rompuy, the President of the European Council, is in…

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