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.

President Clinton Announces Opening of Caracol Northern Industrial Park in Haiti

President Clinton Announces Opening of Caracol Northern Industrial Park in Haiti

Oct 25, 2012
On October 22, President Bill Clinton joined Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, President Martelly, Prime Minister Lamothe, and President Moreno of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) for the opening of Caracol...
Building Partnerships to Strengthen Haiti’s Economic Recovery

Building Partnerships to Strengthen Haiti’s Economic Recovery

Sep 18, 2012
Yesterday, President Clinton visited Port-au-Price, Haiti, to see the progress of programs and announce new partnerships, which support the Clinton Foundation’s goals of capacity building, economic development and job creation. During his trip, President Clinton visited the Haiti Hotel School, the only hospitality school...
Fish Farms: Fighting Poverty in Haiti’s Rural Communities

Fish Farms: Fighting Poverty in Haiti’s Rural Communities

Sep 17, 2012
Dr. Valentine Abe has been working in Haiti for over 15 years, focusing his work and the work of his Caribbean Harvest Foundation on building up Haiti’s aquaculture sector. With a PhD in Aquaculture from Auburn University, Valentine arrived in Haiti and recognized immediately the potential for fish farming...
Celebrating Caribbean Harvest in Haiti

Celebrating Caribbean Harvest in Haiti

Sep 7, 2012
On Saturday, September 8, the Island Creek Oyster Foundation will be hosting a benefit in support of the Caribbean Harvest fish-farming program, "Friends for Haiti" in Duxbury, Massachusetts. The Clinton Foundation has been working with Dr. Valentine Abe and Caribbean Harvest to expand fish farming – powered by solar energy – as a sustainable and profitable industry in the Lake...