More than 30 researchers from Brazil, the United Status, Spain,
Colombia, Cape Verde, Panama and France have confirmed their
participation in the 11th International Conference of African and
Caribbean scholar and journalist Norman Girvan addressed a letter to
former Jamaican Prime Minister Percival J. Patterson, resuming the
regional stand for the international conference on Haiti to begin
Monday in Montreal, Canada.
The number of deaths caused by the earthquake that hit Haiti on January
12 has been so far established as 111,499, according to a communiqué
released on Friday by the Haitian Interior Ministry.
The Office of the Travelling Caribbean Film called today "the
filmmakers and audiovisual professionals throughout the region and
those who, as part of the Caribbean Diaspora, live all over the world,”
upon the solidarity with Haiti in a message released by the ICAIC’s