Deadly morning at the entrance of Cité Doudoune: The RNDDH presents its sympathies to the victims

On August 20, 2022, early in the morning, at least nine (9) people were murdered at Cité Doudoune, in the commune of Croix-des-Bouquets. These are: Three (3) members of the same family: Josette Fils DESANCLOS, born November 10, 1966, Sherwood Sondje DESANCLOS, born August 23, 1993, and Sarhadje DESANCLOS, born February 10, 1998 Three (3)…

The Judiciary Police Investigations related to Trafficking in Firearms and Ammunition: The RNDDH welcomes the efforts of the Central Directorate of the Judicial Police (DCPJ)

The RNDDH follows with sustained attention the investigations conducted by the Central Directorate of the Judicial Police (DCPJ), relative to the various shipments of weapons and ammunition seized or discovered both in Port-de-Paix, in the department of North-West, in Port-au-Prince in the Department of West. The RNDDH considers the efforts of the DCPJ commendable at…

Explosion of a tanker in Cap-Haitien: The RNDDH presents its sympathies to the victims and their relatives

The National Human Rights Defense Network (RNDDH) learned with difficulty and pain, the tragedy that occurred in Cap-Haitien, on the night of December 13 to 14, 2021 when a fire broke out, following the explosion of a tanker truck carrying gasoline. According to the first information relating to this tragedy, around midnight, the tanker, arriving…

Release of an individual arrested in a case of armed theft of a vehicle: The RNDDH requests an investigation by the judicial inspection

The National Human Rights Defense Network (RNDDH) is particularly concerned about the deterioration of the general human rights situation in the country and the persistence of the socio-political crisis. The numerous cases of kidnapping followed by kidnapping for ransom, the cases of assassinations as well as the wars and armed attacks perpetrated by armed bandits…

Tragic assassination of Jovenel MOÏSE: The president was delivered by security officials

Introduction On the night of July 6-7, 2021, Jovenel MOÏSE, de facto President of the Republic of Haiti was assassinated in his residence at Pèlerin 5. The same day, outgoing Prime Minister a.i. Claude JOSEPH claimed that this assassination was perpetrated by Colombian and Venezuelan mercenaries and that everything was under control. Since then, information…

Rapport d’Audit CSCCA

Rapport financier sur le fonds reçu du Bureau de Monétisation des Programmes d’Aide au Développement (BMPAD) par le Réseau National de Défense des Droits Humains (RNDDH) Contexte La Cour Supérieure des Comptes et du Contentieux Administratif (CSCCA), dans le cadre de ses prérogatives constitutionnelles et légales, et en vue de répondre aux prescrits de l’article…

Assassinations, Ambushes, Hostage-taking, Rape, Fires, Raids: The authorities in power have installed terror in Cité Soleil

Questioned by the latest armed attacks recorded in Cité Soleil, the National Human Rights Defense Network (RNDDH) launched an investigation from June 30 to  August 8, 2020, the results of which are presented in this report for which, the organisation met with police authorities, judicial authorities, notables of Cité Soleil as well as 108 victims…

The RNDDH and the SOFA present their report on the mutiny followed by the collective rape of detainees at the Gonaïves civil Prison

The National Network for the Defense of Human Rights (RNDDH) and the Haitian Women’s Solidarity (SOFA), two (2) member organizations of the International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) have learned with consternation the events occurred at the Gonaives civil prison on November 7, 2019 where an attempted escape followed by gang rape of female prisoners…