HAITIAN-AMERICAN GRASSROOTS COALITION, (HAGC) INC. Press releases
Jun 28, 2011
As Haitians continue to endure the post-quake devastation, a new breed of refugees has set sail to reach the Brazilian and Peruvian Amazon in an attempt to secure safer ground. Brazilian Officials stated that so far over 1000 are being processed.
May 22, 2011
U.S Secretary Janet Napolitano Announced Temporary Protected Status Redesignation for Haiti Quake Victims Residing in U.S from January 12, 2010 to January 12, 2011. Applicants, including stateless Haitians, have Six Months to Apply for Benefits.
Jan 13, 2011
The Haiti Quake last year will continue to be the worst disaster in the western world for some time. Having claimed 1 Haitian life out of 50, and over 1,000,000 homeless, with the whole nation facing a cholera outbreak, victims still holding faith
Jan 06, 2011
On the post-quake aftermath, the Obama Administration made promises to stand by Haiti and its people. Recent policies implemented by federal agencies regarding Haiti indicate otherwise and recently prompted street protest regarding these policies.
Dec 17, 2010
As Haitians battle violence in the streets and gun-down by United Nations Troops for protesting against fraudulent elections and a cholera outbreak killing some 4,000 and infected another 70,000, federal agencies are now using punitive tactics.
Oct 14, 2010
Jamaica's Former Premier P. J. Patterson to be honored this Friday by leading U.S Hatian Diaspora Human Rights Group as Statesman and Regional Leader for providing Safe Haven to Haitian Refugees fleeing political turmoil in their homeland in 2004.
Sep 13, 2010
Hundreds of Haitian Nationals who manage to survive the Haiti catastrophe on January 12, 2010, and now on the brink of becoming homeless in America, have been waiting for a lifeline from the United States Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS).
Jul 14, 2010
United States Citizenship and Immigration Service (USCIS) Director announced a Six Months Extension for Temporary Protected Status (TPS) program for Haitians. Advocates Urged More Clarity On the Deferred Action Measure for Haiti Quake Victims in US
Jul 13, 2010
Beyond the pageantry of the Haiti Donors Conference held this past March at the United Nations in New York where UN Envoy Bill Clinton flexed his muscles resulting in a pledge of nearly 10 billion dollars for Haiti, country still lacking a vision.
Jun 04, 2010
Miami-Florida Having left their homeland in ruins, and their collapsed homes still laid in the ruble, Haiti Quake Survivors who sought safe haven in the United States, for months, have been waiting for a life line from the Obama Administration.