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Haiti Women

Education Can Be The Best Medicine Of All

Dr. Dianne Jean-Francois | Posted 01.26.2014 | Impact
Dr. Dianne Jean-Francois

Ever since I was a young girl, I've wanted to help Haiti. During my time at medical school in Haiti, and when studying for my master's degree in public health at Johns Hopkins University, I knew I wanted to return to my country and help residents get the healthcare they needed. And, as a mother of two, I recognize children's healthcare as exceptionally important.

Stand in Solidarity With the Women of Haiti

Rep. Frederica Wilson | Posted 04.08.2013 | World
Rep. Frederica Wilson

Let's work together to ensure that no woman in Haiti, in this hemisphere, or in this world has to bear the indignity of sexual violence.

Hope for Haiti's Women

Amanda Klasing | Posted 03.18.2012 | World
Amanda Klasing

It is easy to give up on Haiti reading about where the country stands after two years since the 2010 earthquake. Women's rights is one example of huge problems and work ahead, and yet it also shows why no one should give up on Haiti.

Women Key to Haitian Rebuilding

Maria Bello | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Maria Bello

Women in Haiti have been greatly affected by the quake and must be able to effectively contribute their views and perspectives to ongoing and critical debates about how to move forward.

A Better Future for Haitian Women

Melissa Winkler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Melissa Winkler

After the earthquake hit, thousands of Haitian women and girls suddenly found themselves packed into unsafe camps. The International Rescue Committee is providing much needed supplies to women in Haiti.

Haiti's Women in the Aftermath of Disaster

Taina Bien-Aime | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Taina Bien-Aime

Violence against women is an unaddressed catastrophe in Haiti. With limited government capacity in Haiti, we can only shudder at the potential havoc criminal profiteers could trigger there.