The UN admits it played a role in introducing cholera to Haiti

Rosa Freedman | 19 August 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: Haiti, United Nations
Here is how the victims should be compensated.

Earthquake orphans: what Nepal can learn from Haiti

Kate van Doore | 06 May 2015 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: adoption, disaster relief, earthquake, Haiti, Nepal

Service is still the mission

Sheila Liaugminas | 26 May 2010 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: charity, Haiti, missionary, Mother Teresa
Can you serve the poor better by doing mission work in an impoverished region, or making a lot of money and donating much of it to many charitable causes?

Haiti’s earthquake: a future after mercy

Johanna Mendelson Forman | 27 January 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: disasters, Haiti, UN
Rebuilding Haiti is both a great challenge and a great opportunity.

To add to Haiti’s troubles - child trafficking

Carolyn Moynihan | 25 January 2010 | FAMILY EDGE |  
tags: birth control, Haiti, trafficking
Children, the most vulnerable members of Haiti’s population, are suffering terribly as a result of the disastrous earthquake, many losing parents, homes and health. As if that was not bad enough, they are now more likely than ever to be captured by traffickers who buy and sell children for sex and cheap labour, says an expert on the subject.

Texting to save lives

Katie Hinderer | 25 January 2010 | TIGER PRINT |
tags: Haiti, social networking

Faith in Haiti

Sheila Liaugminas | 21 January 2010 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: Haiti, religion
It’s hard, nearly impossible, to see or imagine the good in horrific devastation in Haiti….

Searching for meaning in disaster

Michael Cook | 19 January 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: Christianity, disasters, Haiti, suffering
Is it really so stupid to ask why this had to happen to the poorest nation in the Western hemisphere?

The UN should relocate to Haiti

Daniel-Joseph MacArthur-Seal | 19 January 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: Haiti, United Nations
The United Nations plans to spend US$1.9 billion to refurbish its Manhattan HQ. Why not relocate to Port-au-Prince instead?

Is Haiti a failed state?

Robert I. Rotberg | 18 January 2010 | FEATURES |  
tags: failed states, Haiti
Will Haiti be able to recover from its disastrous earthquake? A Harvard expert on failed states speaks with MercatorNet.

What’s PP doing on MLK Day?

Sheila Liaugminas | 18 January 2010 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: Haiti, Planned Parenthood
On the anniversary of the birth of one of the greatest civil rights leaders in history, who eloquently preached and fought for the sanctity of human life and the dignity of every human being, two stories that crossed my path struck me as jarring.

A picture is worth…

Sheila Liaugminas | 15 January 2010 | SHEILA REPORTS |  
tags: Haiti, natural disasters
No amount of words could convey what pictures of the Haiti tragedy say.

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