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Jacmel

(zhäk`mĕl), city (1989 est. pop. 217,000), S Haiti. About 25 mi (40 km) S of Port-au-Prince, Jacmel is an important port on the Caribbean Sea. The city was heavily damaged in the Jan., 2010, earthquake. The name is also spelled Jaquemel.
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Similar protests were held in the Haitian cities of Jacmel, Cap-Haitien, Saint-Marc and Gonaives.
Realizou-se uma visita de campo ao Haiti, em setembro de 2016, onde foram entrevistadas cinco "avos da migracao", em casas de familias de imigrantes haitianos, em Jacmel, Gonaive, Sant Marc e Croix de Bouquet, objetivando conhecer campos sociais transnacionais.
Similar angry protests broke out in Cap-Haitien, the second-largest city, as well as in the communes of Les Cayes, Jacmel and Petit-Goave.
Jovenel Mose, proceeded this Friday, June 29, 2018, at the inauguration of the Center of Vocational Training and Technical of Jacmel, located in the area of ??Lamandou.
One of the most common symbols of Haiti's environment woes is deforestation, something seen everywhere, from the mountains near Cap-Haitien down through to other mountainous areas near the southern-coastal city of Jacmel.
After the Dance: A Walk through Carnival in Jacmel, Haiti, by Edwidge Danticat (New York: Vintage, 2015, paper US$14.95)
(45) Arriving in the Haitian port of Jacmel on 20 February 1806, Miranda spent nearly a month trying to recruit more seamen and waiting to be joined by another of Ogden's vessels, the Emperor, captained by Jacob Lewis, brother of the Leander's captain, Thomas Lewis.
The reversal of racial roles that Gellhorn supposedly experiences--in the non-white environment of Jacmel (Haiti) the white woman becomes black--falls prey to dangerous essentializations since the construction of blackness follows a different, albeit intimately connected, path to that of whiteness.
falciparum in Haiti was continuous during 2006-2009 by the Haitian Group for the Study of Kaposi's Sarcoma and Opportunistic Infections (GHESKIO) at 9 healthcare centers in the municipalities of Jeremie, Jacmel, Les Cayes, Miragoane, Cap-Haitien, Deschappelles, Port-au-Prince, Fort-Liberte, and Port-dePaix.
La expedicion finalmente recalo en el puerto haitiano de Jacmel durante un mes y efectivamente logro algunos auxilios de Petion y del gobierno local (Dalencour, 1955:44; Madiou, 1847:269).
Cuevas, Jacmel 2009 "Los estremecedores testimonios de como y quienes asesinaron a Victor Jara." Centro de Investigacion Periodistica (CIPER).
LOOK AND LEARN JM Henriquez School in Jacmel is a potent symbol of recovery