Sunday
Mar 01
2015

Why We’re Proud to Invest in Women

Women’s history month is an important opportunity to reflect on the many contributions of women – past, present, and future – to strengthen communities, build opportunities, and improve our world.

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.

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...