One Year After Haiti's Quake, U.S. Gov't and Corporations Still Have Unfulfilled Pledges
- Mishandled money disappears from Union vault. Erdmann, Zach; Raether, Kurt // UWM Post (Milwaukee, WI);9/27/2010, p11
A blog related to corruption in Haiti earthquake relief funds in Milwaukee, Wisconsin is presented.
- Annie's Bracelets. Doyle, Libbie // Good Housekeeping;Jun2010, Vol. 250 Issue 6, p199
A blog posting is presented detailing the author's experience making and selling beaded bracelets with her five-year-old daughter to benefit victims of the Haitian earthquake.
- What's new on Guideposts.com. // Guideposts;Apr2010, Vol. 65 Issue 2, p5
The article presents information related to several web-based media including a video by journalist Christine Webb on Haiti before and after the earthquake in January 2010, a video on health benefits of nuts and a blog of the journal "Guideposts" giving personal beauty tips.
- WHAT'S NEXT FOR HAITI? Smith, Patricia; Sontag, Deborah; Lacey, Marc; Cooper, Helene; Landler, Mark; Thompson, Ginger // New York Times Upfront;3/1/2010, Vol. 142 Issue 10, p6
The article focuses on the role that the U.S. will play in the reconstruction of Haiti following the major earthquake that hit the country in January 2010. Money has been pledged by the administration of U.S. President Barack Obama with troops sent to distribute and maintain order. According to...
- CONS. // International Debates;Feb2011, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p33
The article presents an update on international relief efforts to victims of the devastating January 12, 2010 Haitian earthquake. Doubts has been raised by the author if enough effort has been done to alleviate the plight of Haitians after the disaster. 1.5 million out of the 2 million displaced...
- Country Update. // Political Risk Yearbook: Haiti Country Report;2011, pU-1
This section offers information on Haiti, as of December 1, 2010. The Haitian government attributes the slow pace of progress of removing the rubble caused by the earthquake in 2010 to the international community's failure to conclude its pledges of financial assistance. An overview of the plans...
- BENEVOLENT ASSISTANCE OR BUREAUCRATIC BURDEN?: PROMOTING EFFECTIVE HAITIAN RECONSTRUCTION, SELF-GOVERNANCE, AND HUMAN RIGHTS UNDER THE RIGHT TO DEVELOPMENT. BROWN, JEFFERY M. // Intercultural Human Rights Law Review;2011, Vol. 6, p209
The article examines the capacity of regional organizations to coordinate foreign assistance and development programs in underdeveloped states. It sketches a dynamic theory on the activities of Organization of American States (OAS) to better ensure long-term sustainable development and...
- Haiti, One Year Later. Kristof, Nicholas D. // New York Times Upfront;1/10/2011, Vol. 143 Issue 8, p12
The author discusses how to help Haiti recover from the damage brought the 2010 earthquake. He advises to help the country to overcome the cholera epidemic. He also notes the criticism that humanitarians were romanticizing aid to the country. The author asserts that Haiti also needs...
- lessons from A DISASTER. Rowe, Mark // Geographical (Geographical Magazine Ltd.);Sep2010, Vol. 82 Issue 9, p34
This article discusses lessons learned from the earthquake that destroyed much of Port-au-Prince, Haiti. It reflects on the reconstruction efforts to rebuild the country following the disaster. It explains the need for money from the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to...