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Women In Haiti See New Opportunities Post-Earthquake

Huffington Post | Cassandra Dunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Prior to the January 12 earthquake, almost half of the households in Haiti were exclusively matriarchal, at least in terms of management. Though accus...

Film Shown at U.N. Donor Conference on Collapse of Haiti's Presidential Palace

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jim Luce

Port-au-Prince, Haiti. The film "Thirty-Five Long Seconds: Haiti's Deadly Earthquake" was screened recently as part of the recent Donor's Conference ...

Haiti's Earthquake's Nickname and Some Women's Trauma

Gina Athena Ulysse | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Gina Athena Ulysse

The earthquake that decimated various parts of Haiti on January 12th, 2010 has a name. Goudougoudou -- that's the affectionate moniker that Haitians have given the disaster.

Haiti Asking For Billions At UN Donor Conference

AP | EDITH M. LEDERER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

UNITED NATIONS — The Haitian government will be seeking about $3.8 billion at a donors conference this week to start rebuilding the country afte...

Sustainability, Not Numbers, Equals Success

Holly Frew | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Holly Frew

As part of the rebuilding of Haiti, the goal is sustainable health care improvements, so future patients aren't doomed. International NGOs have raised over a billion dollars, but are the funds going to build a sustainable Haiti?