Campaigns

Campaigns

  • Doing “good” in Haiti: our response to the Oxfam scandal

    A Statement from Antony Stewart, Chair of the Haiti Support Group This week, as Chair of the Haiti Support Group,…

  • Puerto-Rico

    Puerto Rico Needs Help, But Not Like Haiti

    FÈ ATENSYON. Haiti 2010 is not the intervention model you want for Puerto Rico. Last month, hurricanes Irma and Maria…

  • GoFundMe

    Celebrating 25 Years of the Haiti Support Group!

  • Help Victims Hold UN to Account

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Grave Violation of the Right to Water in Haiti

    Report Confirms Cholera as a Grave Violation of the Right to Water in Haiti Cholera struck Haiti in October 2010.…

  • Urgent Action: Amnesty International

    Urgent Action: Amnesty International Source: Amnesty International Approximately a hundred families have been forcibly evicted from an informal settlement known…

  • Cholera Crisis in Haiti, Four Years on from Disaster

    Cholera Crisis in Haiti, Four Years on from Disaster Report courtesy of Channel 4 News, 10 January 2014 Haiti's leading…

  • Amnesty International – Failure to Deal with Consequences of Natural Disaster

    Amnesty International - Haiti: Failure to Deal with the Consequences of the 2010 Devastating Earthquake AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT, 9…

  • Dominican Embassy in London Picket

    Caribbean Solidarity Group to Picket Dominican Embassy in London Picket of the Embassy of the Dominican Republic to take place…

  • Dominican Republic Ruling – Amnesty International Demands Urgent Action

    Amnesty International Requests Urgent Action on DR Ruling Amnesty International has called for urgent action regarding a ruling by the…

  • Live Broadcast on Statelessness in the Dominican Republic

    Live Broadcast on Statelessness in the Dominican Republic Courtesy of The Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice & Human Rights…

  • Hundreds Face Violent Forced Eviction: Urgent Action

    Urgent Action: Hundreds Face Violent Forced Eviction (Copy of statement issued by Amnesty International, 18 October 2013) Hundreds of people…

  • Protest against Dominican Republic

    Protest against Dominican Republic making People of Haitian Descent Stateless On September 25th, the Constitutional Court (CC) of the Dominican Republic…

  • Challenging EU on Rule of Law & Human Rights in Haiti

    Haiti Support Group Challenges EU on Rule of Law and Human Rights in Haiti Update: By 11 January 2013, two…

  • Campaign Demands End to Forced Camp Evictions

    9 January 2013 STOP FORCED EVICTIONS IN HAITI 10-12 JANUARY Nearly three years after the devastating earthquake that left more…

  • Film Maker Oliver Stone Demands UN Act to End Cholera Epidemic

    Film maker Oliver Stone launches AVAAZ petition to demand UN act to end cholera epidemic it caused 5 December 2012…

  • Petition in support of human rights activists under attack in Haiti

    Haiti Support Group launches petition in support of human rights activists under attack in Haiti Sign the petition here: change.org…

  • “Under Tents”: International Housing Campaign Launched

    Photo: © P Wearne/HSG Press release: International Campaign Launch for Housing in Haiti - 400,000 Homeless Still Wait for a…

  • Haitian Workers Campaign against Slave Labour Conditions

    Batay Ouvriye, Haiti, May 2012 The May Day activities took place as planned. In Cap Haïtien, around 500 workers, from…

  • Lettre ouverte des mouvements sociaux aux membres du Conseil de Sécurité

    Lettre ouverte de 13 organisations et institutions adressée au Conseil de Sécurité jeudi 16 février 2012  Document transmis à AlterPresse…

  • Cholera Fallout: Can Haitians Sue the U.N. for the Epidemic?

    TIME World By Susana Ferreira, Port-au-Prince, Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2011  Cholera hit Laurent Jacnel on a Sunday night last June. He…

  • Ending Intimidation of Textile Workers: Campaign

    Photo: Demo against the dismissal of SOTA workers - © Joris Willems/HSG Haiti Support Group, London, 6 October 2011 - …

  • Campaign to end intimidation of textile workers union SOTA

    Campaign to end intimidation of textile workers' union The Haitian workers rights organisation Batay Ouvriye (BO), whose campaigns we have…

  • Housing Coalition submits Demands to Senate

    © Oxfam The condition of people in camps and the Housing situation in Haiti after the earthquake A note for the…

  • HSG calls for an end to inhumane camp evictions

    One the greatest scandals currently going on in Haiti is the increasing number of illegal and often brutal evictions that…

  • Haitian grassroots leader submits petition to EU

    Photo: Georges Werleigh at the European Parliament - © Frederic Thomas/Entraide Haitian grassroots leader submits petition to EU politicians, demanding…

  • Haitian organisations denounce US occupying forces

    Haitian organisations denounce US occupying forces – Haiti Support Group press release, 18 May 2004 As Haiti celebrates Flag Day,…

  • Group of 184 is dominated by private sector business associations

    Group of 184 is dominated by private sector business associations. Haiti’s civil society: So much more than the 184 –…

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    Democracy and Disarmament in Haiti: BBC Investigates

    Democracy and disarmament in Haiti: BBC Analysis programme investigates. 26 August, 2004, BBC World Service radio. Presented by Rachel Wright.…

  • Latortue Government just as Lax as its Predecessor

    Latortue Government just as Lax as its Predecessor Extract from Reporters Without Borders open letter to Haiti’s presidential candidates 10…

  • Campaign for the Rights of those Displaced by Earthquake

    Sophia Paris/UNDP On 18 July 2010 the Haiti Support Group launched its campaign in support of the over one million…

  • Amnesty: Violence against women

    Gender-based violence, in particular rape of women by gang members, was reported increasingly frequently in impoverished neighbourhoods of the capital.…

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    Protest the physical abuse of Haitian workers in Port-au-Prince sweatshops!

    Protest the physical abuse of Haitian workers in Port-au-Prince sweatshops! Sample protest letter to send to Willbes & Co. Ltd.…

  • Background to the Brano dispute

    Open letter concerning the application of the new minimum wage Translation of Batay Ouvriye's "Open Letter to the Minister of…

  • Signatures collected by the Haiti Support Group as of 30 April 1999

    Signatures. The Haiti Support Group has coordinated the collection of signatures for the Campaign from individuals and organisations outside North…

  • Return of the FRAPH/FADH documents

    The campaign for the return of the FRAPH/FADH documents by Brian Concannon Bureau des Avocats Internationaux, Port-au-Prince, Haiti. The people…

  • Campaign for Freedom of Expression

    Mark Howard/25 Ed Haiti is a dangerous place to be a journalist. For decades, the press has been at times…

  • Campaign: Garment Assembly Workers in Port-au-Prince

    Mark Howard/25 Ed The Haiti Support Group backs the struggle of the 20,000-odd workers who assemble garments for export who…

  • Open Letter Calling for Cancellation of Haiti’s External Debt

    Mark Howard/25 Ed 24 October 2008 To the ministers of finance of the G8 countries and to the directors of…

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    Protest Against Abuse of Workers’ Rights

    Protest Against Abuse of Workers’ Rights Mr. Raymond JAAR CEO Brasserie de La Couronne S.A. Coca-Cola Bottling Company of Haïti…

  • Campaign in support of other new unions and workers’ organisations

    See the LabourStart Haiti news section Abuse of workers’ rights at La Couronne Brewery–Coca-Cola Haiti – May 2006  American Center…

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    Collective Bargaining Contract Signed in Ouanaminthe

    Links to other websites ITUC interview with Batay Ouvriye's Yannick Etienne, June 2007 The US Solidarity Centre's Haiti programme in…

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    Failure to disarm anti-Aristide gangs creates problems for relief agencies

    Gonaïves: extreme concern about lack of security – Haiti Support Group press release, 10 November 2004 The Haiti Support Group…

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    Ex-soldiers accused of sexual violence

    Ex-soldiers accused of sexual violence. Alarming increase in the number of rapes – Haiti Support Group press release, 25 November…

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