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Video: Celebrating literacy in Haiti

Video: Celebrating literacy in Haiti

13 Aug, 2014 - By

Check out this video on Haiti made by colleague Allan Baedak about the work of our mutual partner Productive Cooperatives Haiti (pcH) and their Canadian arm FIDA. Great job Allan. Thanks. Please also read our blog posts about this trip: Haitians display strength and fortitude Amazing impact of cooperatives in Fon Batis an inspiration Literacy […]

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Literacy opens up the world for Haiti’s poor farmers

Literacy opens up the world for Haiti’s poor farmers

16 May, 2014 - By

This post is the second in a series looking at a trip to Haiti by our CEO David Barth and Program Coordinator Farrah Ali-Khan. A highlight of David and Farrah’s trip to Haiti was the graduation of 1,347 graduates from a literacy program by participants of three participating cooperatives. There are surprisingly strong links between literacy […]

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Haitians display strength and fortitude

Haitians display strength and fortitude

14 May, 2014 - By

This post is the first in a series looking at a trip to Haiti by our CEO David Barth and Program Coordinator Farrah Ali-Khan. Devastated by earthquakes in 2010, Haiti continues to struggle to rebuild. Its people were already struggling. The natural disaster enhanced the challenges they faced to improve their lives. Sexual abuse and […]

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