Engaging with Haitian Civil Society Organisations...

...and committing to real change in Haiti

On the death of Charlot Jeudy, LGBTQ rights activist: Haiti Support Group statement
Fixing Elections: A Beginner’s Guide
Sony Esteus and Community Radio in Haiti
Fear for Safety of Human Rights Defender: Urgent Action
Neglected islanders resist plan for Haiti tourism revival
Human Rights Situation Update
Seitenfus: Haiti’s Doctored Elections from the Inside
Killing Highlights Real Danger for Human Rights Defenders in Haiti
Resistance to Occupation in Haiti: Celebrating 10 Years
Haitian Protesters Demand President Resign
Reconstructing Haiti: Our Comments
Tens of thousands of families stuck in Haiti camps – IOM
Reflections on the Reconstruction
Haitian farmers call for ‘food sovereignty’
Duvalier Must Face Justice
Beaten Haitian Worker Continues Fight for $7-Per-Day Wage
Former Haitian Dictator Denies Abuses at Historic Hearing
Human Rights Advocates: Pursue Charges Against ‘Baby Doc’
Outsourcing sovereignty – Interview with Justin Podur on Haiti’s New Dictatorship
‘Building Back Better’ Requires Justice and Haitian Participation
Hundreds of Thousands Remain Homeless in Haiti Three Years After Earthquake
Campaign Demands End to Forced Camp Evictions
Tumultuous Year Ahead in Haiti
Haiti’s Increasingly Hidden Displacement Disaster
Three Years on and Still Waiting for Recovery
How Human Rights Can Save Haiti
Further Dual Blow to Claims Haiti is “Open for Business”
Disastrous relief for Haiti
World Bank “Success” Undermines Haitian Democracy
Rebuilding in Haiti Lags After Billions in Post-Quake Aid
Resources & Mining: Haiti Awards Permits to Companies
Aid and reconstruction in Haiti: A panel discussion to mark the anniversary of the 2010 earthquake
University of San Francisco Honors Haitian Human Rights Lawyer Mario Joseph
Interview: Noam Chomsky on Latin America
Haiti quake survivors face eviction from camps – Oxfam
Community Radio Reopens after Protests
Shame on the UN for cholera epidemic
Evidence grows that peacekeepers were source of infection
Petition in support of human rights activists under attack in Haiti
Amnesty International: Threats to human rights lawyers
Haiti’s Second Goudougoudou: The Global Food Crisis
Housing Exposition Exposes Waste, Cynicism
Throwing Activists Into Crowded Jails: How Haiti’s Government is Silencing the Opposition
Frakka exige la libération d’Elius Alfred et de Jean Louis Saint Fort
Earthquake Relief where Haiti wasn’t Broken
Haitian Workers Campaign against Slave Labour Conditions
Le pouvoir dérive, la société civile sonne l’alarme
Lettre ouverte des mouvements sociaux aux membres du Conseil de Sécurité
State-Of-The-Art Hospital Offers Hope For Haiti
Haiti-Séisme-2 ans: Un incroyable fiasco
HSG Facilitates UK/Europe Visit by Leading Haitian Human Rights Lawyer
Violation des droits humains des déplacés à Port-au-Prince
Participation de l’Etat Haitien: l’Examen Periodique Universel
Ending Intimidation of Textile Workers: Campaign
Campaign to end intimidation of textile workers union SOTA
Housing Coalition submits Demands to Senate
HSG calls for an end to inhumane camp evictions
Overwhelming Majority Living in Displacement Camps
Civil Society Speaks Out on Camp Expulsions
Advocating Reconstruction from the Bottom Up
Behind Closed Doors of Port-au-Prince “Reconstruction”
Threats of Eviction After Death in Camp
Refugee Camps: Haitian Mayor’s Office Vows to Destroy Them All
Seeding Reconstruction or Destruction?
Haitian Diaspora Allowed to Vote
Verdict: Cholera Outbreak Originated in UN Camp
Civil Society Demands End to IHRC Mandate
Haitians Forced Out of Tents to Homes Just as Precarious
Réclamons la disparition de la CIRH
Rebuilding Funds: Grassroots Groups
Haiti Advocacy Week, Washington DC
Delays and Irregularities Mark ‘Smooth’ Election Day
Worrying Increase in Intimidation of Journalists
CIRH a échoué dans sa mission, selon la POHDH
Les Organismes de Droits Humains Déplorent le Mépris des Autorités …
National Forum for Decentralisation Discusses Way Forward
NGOs in Haiti face new questions about their effectiveness
Haitian grassroots leader submits petition to EU
One Year On: Haitians on Haiti
Clinton Struggles on with Interim Reconstruction Commission
The Poor always Pay: Electoral Crisis in Haiti
Al Jazeera Inside Story – Haiti: A Nation in Trouble
Miami Rice: The Business of Disaster in Haiti
Delivering on the Elections: Haiti Grassroots Watch
Beyond Wyclef: What Haitians Want From Elections
Selling Subordination as Stabilization – Report by International Action Ties
Anger Erupts at UN as Cholera Toll Nears 1,000
Public Lecture and Haiti Workshops at University College London
Nepalese peacekeepers accused of bringing disease as Tropical Storm Tomas approaches
European Commission provides update on its financial aid to Haiti
Reports on Haiti’s Cholera Outbreak
Uncoordinated and Unworkable Plan: Haiti Grassroots Watch Reports
Haiti: Still trapped in the Emergency Phase
Haiti still waiting for pledged US aid
Storm shreds aging tents in Haiti earthquake camps
Getting their Reward on Earth: Haitian Social Movements and Reconstruction
Former Haitian PM Claudette Werleigh speaking at CAFOD
How to write about Haiti
How to write about Haiti
Oxfam Agronomist Wasley Demorne speaks at AGM
Haitian refugee camps model future society
Democracy and Disarmament in Haiti: BBC Investigates
Group 184 a ruling class front
Growing Intolerance of a Free Media
Plus Ça Change – The Republic of NGOs, But Which Ones?
Campaign for the Rights of those Displaced by Earthquake
Post-Earthquake Priorities
Amnesty: Violence against women
Protest the physical abuse of Haitian workers in Port-au-Prince sweatshops!
Signatures collected by the Haiti Support Group as of 30 April 1999
Return of the FRAPH/FADH documents
Sowing the seeds for a grassroots revival
Haiti in Focus: a Guide to the People, Politics and Culture
Saving the Clothing Industry
Following the Aid Money to Haiti. Billions Donated, Millions Hungry and Homeless
The Earthquake. Our Assessment
Jobs and Tents: Préval Appeals
Timeline of Haitian Politics
One Haitian dollar… One Man’s Total Worldly Wealth
UNIFEM announces deaths
UNIFEM announces deaths
Looking for Post-Earthquake Survivors
Jacmel: 2,000 Families Affected
Earthquake leaves 750,000 Homeless
“Only God is in charge”
Huge Death Toll in Haiti
Huge Death Toll in Haiti
Campaign for Freedom of Expression
Haiti Support Group Deplores Intimidation of Radio Journalist
Campaign: Garment Assembly Workers in Port-au-Prince
Open Letter Calling for Cancellation of Haiti’s External Debt
Caribbean Journalists Link Up with Haiti
Media Rights Advocate Under Threat
Independent Commission to Speed Up Stalled Investigations into Slayings
Haitian Workers’ Organiser makes European Connections
Guy Delva Interview: “Impunity biggest threat to media freedom”
KOFAVIV: Declaration of the Commission of Women Victims for Victims
Haitian Women’s Solidarity (SOFA) reports on sexual violence in 2006
Protest Against Abuse of Workers’ Rights
Campaign in support of other new unions and workers’ organisations
SOS Journalistes relaunches debate on impunity
International Women’s Day Declaration
SOFA celebrates 20th anniversary
Collective Bargaining Contract Signed in Ouanaminthe
SOS Journalistes launched
SOS Journalistes launched
New Media Association Denounces Journalist Attacks
Increased Violence Cripples Country’s Backbone
Justice for Rape Victims
Women Denouncing Alarming Increase in Rape Cases
Interim Prime Minister’s Comments Endanger Haitian Journalist
Reality of Post-Aristide Haiti
Alarming Increases in Rape
Alarming Increases in Rape
UN’s feeble response encourages ex-soldiers
British agencies urge UK to help prioritise the needs of Haiti’s poor
Prioritise the poor majority
No trees, no top-soil
Where is the respect for workers’ rights?
Return of the de factos
Struggle Against Impunity
Marleine Bastien,  Ms magazine ‘Women of the Year’ award winner.
Campaign for the Return of the FRAPH/FADH Documents
Interview with Claudette Werleigh
Chronicle of an Election Postponed (HB38)
Chronicle of an Election Postponed (HB38)
[gview file="https://haitisupportgroup.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/HB38.pdf"] Elections for every single elected office in Haiti, save the Presidency and a third of the Senate, have been due since the end of 1998. Members of Parliament had blocked...

Fed Up with Violence (HB33)
Fed Up with Violence (HB33)
[gview file="https://haitisupportgroup.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/HB33.pdf"] In Creole, there are many ways to express a dilemma. But these days, most Haitians would probably tell you that they are "caught between two fires". One fire is the 'forces...

Teachers and Pupils Strike (HB 24)
Teachers and Pupils Strike (HB 24)
[gview file="https://haitisupportgroup.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/HB24.pdf"] School students and teachers from the state education sector took their protests to the street in May. Almost everywhere throughout the country state schools were closed...

Protests Leave Lavalas Shaking (HB22)
Protests Leave Lavalas Shaking (HB22)
[gview file="https://haitisupportgroup.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/HB22.pdf"] Roadblocks, demonstrations and strikes - during the month of January generalised discontent was channelled into action in a wave of protests against the government's economic...

Chickens Come Home to Roost (HB20)
Chickens Come Home to Roost (HB20)
[gview file="https://haitisupportgroup.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/HB20.pdf"] Following several weeks of shootings and bomb threats, former soldiers from the disbanded Haitian army are threatening more violence if their demands for back pay and release...

Farewell Aristide (HB16)
Farewell Aristide (HB16)
[gview file="https://haitisupportgroup.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/HB16.pdf"] So it's farewell to President Aristide who hands over to his successor, René Préval, on February 7th. As the living embodiment of the Haitian people's aspiration for the...

Pot Threatens to Boil Over (HB15)
Pot Threatens to Boil Over (HB15)
[gview file="https://haitisupportgroup.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/HB15.pdf"] The patience of many thousands of Haitians finally snapped following the November 7th assassination of the Lavalas MP, Jean Hubert Feuille. In Port-au-Prince and many other...

One Step Forward, Two Steps Back (HB14)
One Step Forward, Two Steps Back (HB14)
[gview file="https://haitisupportgroup.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/HB14.pdf"] Haiti's parliamentary and local elections on June 25 resulted in a commanding victory for the Lavalas platform (PPL) supported by President Aristide. Lavalas candidates were...

Problems Not Solved by US Presence (HB 11)
Problems Not Solved by US Presence (HB 11)
[gview file="https://haitisupportgroup.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/HB11.pdf"] There has been so little news in the mainstream media you could be forgiven for thinking that, with the return of Aristide, all Haiti's problems are over. Unfortunately,...

Military Calls Clinton
Military Calls Clinton's Bluff (HB9)
[gview file="https://haitisupportgroup.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/HB9.pdf"] Will the invasion of Haiti happen? Does anyone know? Does Clinton know? As we go to press, sources in Washington say it will be mid-September at the earliest. The passing...


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