More About the Clinton Foundation in Haiti
The Clinton Foundation has also worked in the country through the Haiti Action Network – which has generated 130 commitments to action that are worth more than $300 million. The impact of Haiti Action Network members includes:
590,000 people received better access to health care services
100,000 children gained access to education
4,400 acres of forest protected or restored
125,000 metric tons of CO2 emissions reduced
65,000 farmers with improved livelihoods
Clinton Foundation partners focus on creating sustainable economic growth in the five priority sectors of agriculture, energy, environment, tourism, and artisans/manufacturing. The Foundation promoted full-cycle investing in these sectors, bringing together producers, investors, and markets in a way that is socially, environmentally, and economically impactful. Through this approach, the Clinton Foundation has helped Haitian businesses develop their skills, increase their productivity, build their capacity, and connect with international partners and markets.