Fundraising appeal for SOPUDEP - Update

Dear Friends Initially the school was being used as shelter but eventually it had to be abandoned due to extensive structural damage from the earthquake. However the school was already in the process of purchasing land for a new building. Desperate to bring…Read More

Schools Back

The new school year is starting in October and they would certainly appreciate any support you could provide for the students and staff for the next ten months of school. Many thanks Sokari


Briefly I met with Rea Dol [Community organiser and Director of SOPUDEP] at the USSF in June and her comments support those voiced in yesterday's Democracy Now on Haiti [] millions remain…Read More

New Shelters for homeless in Haiti

Finally a design on new shelters - not tents. "One that is fully engineered to drain storm water under the shelter and is hurricane and earthquake resistant. The design is no tent! It is a spacious design that could easily sleep a family of six or more. Two…Read More

Haitian Women: Rea Dol vs. the Republic of NGOs

Take a walk for ten years in Rea Dol's shoes and you might learn something about the imperialist attitude of NGOs in Haiti. You will also learn something about tenacity, hope, and the indomitable spirit of the women of Haiti. Haitians have a term for it --…Read More

Video of Rea Dol's work

Dear All This excellent video shows the kind of work Rea Dol has been doing in the past and importantly what she is doing now but she needs help to…Read More

School rebuilding update

Update, February 23, 2010- Temporary School It's just a month and a half after the earthquake and we are starting to hear about a new cause for a devastated Haiti. Development! Tourism, agriculture, "industrial parks", strengthening Haiti's government or…Read More
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