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Four Women, One Life-Changing Intervention
Executive Director, Universal Access Project
As a mother to a toddler son, I’m often asked if my husband and I want to give him a sibling. What’s implied in that question
China Extends Her Silk Road To Haiti
Writer and Author with special interest in international issues.
China plans to invest $30 billion in Haiti’s infrastructure according to the Haitian Press Agency (AHP). This week the Mayor
Bus Crash During Haiti Parade Kills At Least 34 People
It was not immediately clear what caused the accident.
HAITI: Why I Can't Stop Thinking about Her
Award-winning religion journalist and author
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Haiti's Political Crisis: 'Uncertainty Is The Only Thing We Know For Sure'
Political scientist Robert Fatton Jr. explains the deep-rooted challenges Haiti's next leader will face.
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Haiti Postpones Presidential Election As Violence Erupts
By Frank Jack Daniel, Reuters
The election has already been postponed twice before.
5 Years After Haiti Earthquake, Homeless Turn Abandoned Buildings Into Homes
By REBECCA BLACKWELL, AP
In this June 29, 2015 photo, electrician Jimmy Bellefleur, 35, sits on his bed in the room his family occupies inside an
At War with the Suffering of Children
Dr. Jane Aronson
Pediatrician and CEO, Worldwide Orphans
I am here with four 17-year-old young men who have joined the Worldwide Orphans' Orphan Ranger corps. These boys are sweet and open to life. They are caring and loving to the Haitian kids in Kenscoff where Worldwide Orphans has been working since the earthquake.
INFOGRAPHIC: How the U.N. is Failing Haitian Cholera Victims
Haiti is a few months away from the five-year anniversary of the introduction of cholera because of the United Nations' systematic negligence in leaking contaminated human waste into Haitian waterways.
68 Hours in Haiti, Part 2: Downtown Port au Prince
Filmmaker; Author; Speaker; Co-founder, The Half Fund
In Haiti, there is no personal space, and when someone looks at you, it's right in the eye, and they don't break contact. Our group of four, flanked by the ballsiest woman I know and a six-five Haitian policeman with a gun, was being stared at by literally hundreds of people every second.
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UN Cholera Plan for Haiti Must Choose Justice Over Charity
Securing water and sanitation infrastructure for Haiti is ultimately about fulfilling obligations and respecting human rights, areas where the UN can, and should, be demonstrating leadership.
Adventures in Haiti. The Perfect Family Holiday in 2015
Author of Uprising. Founder, StrawberryFrog
There are many destinations one can think of to spend a holiday vacation; perhaps one of the more unconventional and quixotic destinations is Haiti.
Investing in Haiti's Homeless Youth
One boy told me that drivers here despise homeless teens and constantly try to run them down. He said that male drivers would take off their belts and beat him. A girl I spoke with said she quickly learned to dress like a boy, to avoid being assaulted.
Rebuilding in Port-au-Prince After Four Years
Senior Vice President, Habitat for Humanity
Amid the reconstruction, what you might not think about as you walk among thriving community gardens and visit new marketplaces is the very thing you're walking on: land.
Solutions For A Smarter Planet: Colleagues In Care (VIDEO)
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'Art Is Almost Everywhere In The City'
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington
The Joy of Haiti
Wall Street management consultant and artist: www.AREWEREADY.org
It became clear -- money, supplies and good people are not enough. It all has to be applied thoughtfully and deliberately to transform communities in a way that they can start taking care of themselves.
Share the Gift of Story on World Read Aloud Day
Founder, LitWorld & LitLife; author; literacy and educatio...
Reading aloud delivers a deep comfort for a child. In stories, they find a safe place to return to, and tools to navigate life. Books provide a risk-free environment to grapple with the world's big questions.
The Caribbean's Next Hot Spot?
Haiti, it's fair to say, completely blindsided me. On that first trip I travelled the breadth of the county, squeezed into rickety buses or perched on the back of motorbike taxis.
Each New Day in the New Haiti Brings New Opportunities to Create Happiness
Founder, chair and ambassador-at-large for Haiti, Happy Hearts...
For my part, I am sticking by Haiti today, and for the long run! Remember that the road to recovery is difficult and long. It continues after the breaking news stops and cameras depart.
LOOK: Haiti 3 Years Later: Where Has The Money Gone?
Haiti and the Danger of a Single Story
Dr Alvaro Bermejo
Executive Director, International HIV/AIDS Alliance
The best, most cost-effective model of integrated HIV care, training and research I've ever seen is Haitian.
Latrines with Walls: Preventing Cholera in Haiti
Student Fellow, Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting
How exactly you tip the scales is an extremely complicated matter. In the fields and rice paddies when people need to use the bathroom, they just go. By the river, when people are thirsty in this heat that makes your breath draw like gel, they just have a drink.
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