Last Tuesday, Hurricane Matthew hit Haiti with heavy rains and 145-mph winds — the worst storm to strike the nation in more than 50 years.
This blog is part of a series called #SeedingOpportunity that explores the challenges and opportunities related to smallholder farming around the world.
The Clinton Foundation, under the leadership of President Clinton, has dedicated years of work to promoting economic development and recovery in Haiti. President Clinton has been actively engaged with Haiti for over 20 years – as President, as U.N.
After President Clinton visited the Mission of Hope last year, the Foundation began working with the Mission of Hope to help provide solar panels in the Leveque village.
Sourcing local ingredients among area farmers and producers is very important to me. Even as a young child, I spent my time shopping at the farmer’s market with my grandmother and fishing and lobstering with my family near the New Jersey shore.