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Clarens Renois

Clarens Renois

    Two years on and Haiti still floundering
    Two years on and Haiti still floundering
    In the Port-au-Prince suburb of Petionville, some 2 500 people subsist in a crowded public park near open ditches flowing with human waste, a grim...
    Haiti's Martelly to be sworn in as president
    Haiti's Martelly to be sworn in as president
    Michel Martelly faces a mammoth task after he is sworn as Haiti's new president on Saturday, inheriting a shattered Caribbean nation haunted by...
    Haitians face crucial choice in presidential run-off
    Haitians face crucial choice in presidential run-off
    Haitian voters prepare on Sunday to choose between a popular singer and a former first lady as the quake-ravaged country's next leader in an...
    Supporters in Haiti make ready for Aristide
    Supporters in Haiti make ready for Aristide
    Supporters beat drums in the slums while workers spruced up his private villa as Haitians prepared on Tuesday for the possible return of Jean-Bertrand Aristide with feverish anticipation....
    Fear grows as cholera reaches Haiti's capital
    Fear grows as cholera reaches Haiti's capital
    Haiti desperately sought on Wednesday to halt a cholera epidemic that threatens to spiral out of control after reaching the capital's crowded...
    Cholera edges closer to Haiti capital
    Cholera edges closer to Haiti capital
    More than a dozen people have died of cholera in central Haiti, adding to concerns that the deadly outbreak is edging closer to the densely...
    Haiti death toll tops 200 000 as aid anger mounts
    Haiti death toll tops 200 000 as aid anger mounts
    The death toll in the Haiti quake has swelled to 200 000, Prime Minister Jean-Max Bellerive said on Wednesday, as angry protests over the slow...
    Haiti's Préval vows to tackle poverty
    Haiti's Préval vows to tackle poverty
    René Préval, who was declared Haiti's new President on Thursday, has pledged to tackle the Caribbean country's rampant poverty and seek a...
    One woman fights a lonely battle in Haiti election
    One woman fights a lonely battle in Haiti election
    For Judie Roy, the only woman among 34 candidates for president of Haiti in elections to be held in January, the face of poverty in one of the...
    One year after Jeanne, Haiti still needs aid
    One year after Jeanne, Haiti still needs aid
    A year after Hurricane Jeanne ravaged Gonaives in Haiti, killing 3 000 and leaving 300 000 homeless, residents still await emergency food aid...