Category Archives : 1000.Haiti


Nicole Magloire (Haiti)

“I cannot imagine life without commitment to a cause.” Graduate of the Puerto Príncipe Medical Faculty in Haiti, doctor Nicole Magloire has dedicated her life to women’s health. In the 1960s, she was committed to the opposition against the dictatorship of Duvalier. Since then, she has been involved in the fight for women’s sexual and […]

Marie Carmèle Rose-Anne Auguste (Haiti)

The overwhelming majority of women need to fight with determination against social inequalities.” Marie Carmèle Rose-Anne Auguste is a nanny, social worker and activist for human rights from Haiti. In 1991, during the state military coup that attempted to re-establish Jean-Claude Duvalier as life president (a post inherited from his father), soldiers burst into the […]