Thursday
Feb 26
2015

Long-termism: A New Permanent Cholera Treatment Center for Port-au-Prince

The current foreign aid and development approach to architecture and construction has been plagued by what we may call ‘short-termism’ – a common mantra of build cheap, build quick, and repeat.

Sunday
Feb 22
2015

Notes from the Field: Haiti

In this interconnected age, we can see and experience new parts of the world with a simple click of a button. We can watch a video or read a story about someone halfway around the globe, and gain insights into his or her life.

What I've Learned Since Returning to Haiti

What I've Learned Since Returning to Haiti

Jan 12, 2013
As a Haitian American, growing up in Haiti was challenging, exciting, and extremely humbling. From a young age you are aware of the differences of the class system and the extreme realities of those less fortunate. But the experience of growing up in Haiti makes you strong, makes you resilient, and makes you...
How You Helped Build a Better World in 2012

How You Helped Build a Better World in 2012

Jan 8, 2013
In 2012, we reached new milestones across our programs including: improving access to pediatric medicines in the developing world, increasing incomes for smallholder farmers in Africa, bringing new investment opportunity to Haiti, continuing to expand our climate change work to cities around the world, and reducing beverage calories in schools across the United States...