Thursday
May 02
2013

Case Study: HEAL Works with L’Oreal to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Four years ago, L’Oréal, renewed a commitment to adopt a model of sustainable development that was good for the environment, good for people, and good for business. L’Oréal developed a 10-year plan to reduce its environmental impact...
Wednesday
Apr 24
2013

Transforming Agroforestry in Haiti

Growing up on a farm in Haiti, I saw my father working very hard but having a difficult time making a good living. I eventually realized that he was working without any technical support, and I decided to study agronomy so that I could provide that support to other farmers.
Planning for One Hundred Years: Planting Trees and Educating Children in Haiti

Planning for One Hundred Years: Planting Trees and Educating Children in Haiti

Apr 23, 2013
On Earth Day, we are reminded of the saying by Confucius: “If your plan is for one year, plant rice. If your plan is for ten years, plant trees. If your plan is for one hundred years, educate children.” At PRODEV: Progress and Development, we are planning for the future by educating Haiti’s children and by planting trees.
Sustainable Ecological Business Development in Haiti

Sustainable Ecological Business Development in Haiti

Apr 22, 2013
Haiti is over 95% deforested, largely due to the population’s reliance on charcoal as the primary cooking fuel. Finding a sustainable alternative cooking fuel that is accessible and affordable for residential and commercial use is a top priority not only in the effort to slow the deforestation...