Countries: Haiti

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Life After the Earthquake The Situation for Haitian Women

Since January's devastating earthquake the women of Haiti have been subject to increased rates of gender-based violence....

Regions: Haiti

Issues: Violence against women

Witnessed: 2729 times


Haiti recovery efforts must include people with disabilities

An estimated 250,000 Haitians were injured in the January earthquake and many will now suffer lifelong disabilities....

Regions: Haiti

Issues: Physical disability

Witnessed: 2060 times


Haitian women desperately need reproductive health care

About 7,000 Haitian women give birth each month. Many of them face life-threatening complications....

Regions: Haiti

Issues: Reproductive rights

Witnessed: 2560 times


ActionAid in Haiti's Camps

ActionAid's response to the issue of women's safety in the camps outside Port au Prince, following the earthquake of January 2010.

Regions: Haiti

Issues: Humanitarian, Rape and sexual abuse, Violence against women

Witnessed: 2853 times


Earthquake in Haiti

In early January 2010 Digital Democracy partnered with Tufts University’s Center for Emerging Market Enterprises (CEME) to conduct research and a photography training with young adults in Haiti....

Regions: Haiti

Issues: Natural disasters

Witnessed: 2243 times


Haiti Reconstruction - Public Service Announcement

On January 12th 2010 a massive earthquake struck Haiti. Millions of lives were affected and a country was left in ruins. ...

Regions: Haiti

Issues: Education, Environment, Food & health & development

Witnessed: 3443 times


Haiti Earthquake - video and resources

We're not tracking the Haiti earthquake ourselves, but here are a few links to those who are...

Regions: Haiti

Issues: Humanitarian, Natural disasters

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Poverty in Haiti spawns child slavery

Haiti is one of the poorest countries in the western hemisphere and the poverty has fuelled restavek, a system of domestic servitude of hundreds of thousands of children that is tantamount to modern-d...

Regions: Haiti

Issues: Child labor, Poverty, Slavery & forced labor

Witnessed: 6557 times


Peacekeepers accused of 'abusing children' in Haiti

Children as young as six are being sexually abused by United Nations peacekeepers and aid workers in return for food and money, says a report by Save the Children, a non-profit organisation. ...

Regions: Haiti

Issues: Rape and sexual abuse, Transitional justice, Violence against women

Witnessed: 3035 times


House Call in Hell

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Regions: Haiti, Jamaica

Issues: HIV-AIDS

Witnessed: 3090 times