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Corruption and neglect of its duties by their government are causing the Haitian people to demand accountability. Especially the case of the embezzlement of funds from the Petrocaribe Fund is causing increased protests. But without a general social mobilisation, the predators will continue to plunder the public treasury. Will Haiti be able to get out of this vicious circle?read more
Saturday July 14, in the middle of a parliamentary hearing Prime Minister Jack Guy Lafontant presented his resignation, after a turbulent week which left seven dead and much damage. Colette Lespinasse presents her analyse: the systematic violations of fundamental rights are the root cause of the unrest.read more
A few weeks ago, President Moïse paid a visit to Taiwan, in search of financial support. At the same time, Haitians are looking at the People’s Republic of China for possible loans and investments. Are relations with both countries compatible? And what do the Americans think of all this? This article appeared first in Dutch at La Chispa.read more
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