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Earthquake Haiti

Could the Road to Haiti's Recovery Run Through French Guiana?

Oluseyi Fayanju | Posted 03.19.2013 | World
Oluseyi Fayanju

One avenue for relieving pressure on Haiti's over-taxed relief efforts could involve controlled emigration to an area where displaced Haitians would develop agricultural management practices and other skills applicable to the climate and geography of the Caribbean.

Haiti: Housing Exposition Exposes Waste, Cynicism

Jane Regan | Posted 12.03.2012 | World
Jane Regan

The Expo was one of the first reconstruction projects approved by the Interim Haiti Reconstruction Commission -- the idea was to "expose best practices for housing reconstruction by encouraging innovative ideas."

Haiti Earthquake Relief: How You Can Help

HuffPost | Victoria Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

It's been six months since a 7.0 earthquake struck Haiti and decimated buildings and infrastructure across the country. Over $2 billion dollars have b...

U.S. Giving More To Haiti Than To Asia Post-Tsunami

AP | BRETT ZONGKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

WASHINGTON — Donations to U.S. charities for Haiti earthquake relief are outpacing donations from the days after the Asian tsunami in 2004 but h...

Haiti Relief Updates From Global Philanthropy Group

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Global Philanthropy Group consistently compiles news and information regarding relief efforts in Haiti. Here is the update for January 21, 2010, court...

Florida Families Adopt Haitian Orphans

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Just a week after an earthquake devastated Haiti and added thousands to the more than half a million orphans in Haiti, five Haitian children landed in...

Larry King Telethon: CNN Raises $5 Million For Haiti

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

In a special two-hour broadcast on Sunday, a CNN telethon hosted by Larry King pulled in $5 million in donations for UNICEF and the American Red Cross...

Haiti Relief: Feeding The Hungry

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

On the one-week anniversary of the devastating 7.0 earthquake near Haiti, miraculous stories are coming out of Port-au-Prince of survivors pulled out ...

'Hope For Haiti' Telethon To Air Across Networks On January 22

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

NEW YORK — MTV is joining the major broadcast networks and several cable channels for an all-star telethon for Haitian earthquake relief on Jan....

Haiti Recovery, Aid After Earthquake (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

In the day and a half since a 7.0 earthquake hit off the coast of Haiti, the international community has pledged support to the recovery process, and ...

Haiti Relief: Aid Gets To People Most In Need

AP | ALFRED de MONTESQUIOU and MIKE MELIA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Precious water, food and early glimmers of hope began reaching parched and hungry earthquake survivors Saturday on the s...

Haiti Aid Arrives Thursday: 50,000 Now Believed Dead

AP | JONATHAN M. KATZ and TAMARA LUSH | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Doctors and search dogs, troops and rescue teams flew to this devastated land of dazed, dead and dying people Thursday, ...

Haiti Earthquake Relief: Where Does The Money Go?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

The easiest way to help the relief efforts in Haiti right now is to donate. The problem? Many potential donors are worried that their money will fall ...

Haiti Earthquake: International Community Gives Millions In Aid

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

A glance at some of the international aid pledges for victims of the earthquake in Haiti: _ The United Nations is releasing $10 million from its emer...

NASCAR Team Lends Planes For Haiti Relief

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Hendrick Motorsports has loaned an airplane and two flight crews to an organization that is participating in the Haitian earth...

Brad Pitt And Angelina Jolie Give $1 Million To Help Haiti

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's Jolie-Pitt Foundation announced Thursday they would contribute $1 million to Doctors Without Borders to aid emergency m...

Red Cross Raises $10 Million For Haiti Through Mobile Fundraising

HuffPost | Jonathan Daniel Harris | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Web sites and mobile phones are helping individuals to contribute record amounts to Haiti relief efforts. Since launching it's mobile fundraiser on Tu...

Who's Heading To Haiti? Rescue Workers And Aid Are En Route

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

HuffPost Impact has received dozens of e-mails in the last few hours from people who want to go to Haiti to help in the relief effort. The best thing ...