Clean water infrastructure desperately needed in Haiti say IDP advocates

Clean water infrastructure desperately needed in Haiti say IDP advocates

Camilo Ramirez  – WNN Opinion (WNN) Port-au-Prince, HAITI: As Haiti marks the two-year anniversary of the devastating January 12, 2010 earthquake, TransAfrica, the Institute for Justice & Democracy in Haiti, Let Haiti Live and the Center for Constitutional Rights are recommending immediate changes to recovery efforts to ensure that critical human rights concerns are addressed. […]

Contaminated River Source of Cholera in Haiti

Contaminated River Source of Cholera in Haiti

WNN Photos In the small village of Jurve, Haiti, a young child is seen crossing one of the canals of the Artibonite River, identified as the contaminated source of a recent outbreak of cholera. (WNN) HAITI: In 2010, cholera has claimed up to 250 lives and affected over 2,500 people in Haiti’s Artibonite region. It […]

Haiti womens micro-lending bank brings big cash to rescue

Haiti womens micro-lending bank brings big cash to rescue

  Able to quickly reach a well-developed network of women throughout the country, an alternative banking system performs while the Haitian economy is in shambles Peggy Simpson – WNN Features in partnership with the WMC – Women’s Media Center A micro-credit program and banking system for more than 200,000 women in Haiti has come to […]