As part of a UNDP (United Nations Development Program) funded project focused on removing and recycling trees encumbering farming land parcels in the Grand’Anse, our President Marie-Rose Romain Murphy was recently contracted as a Community Engagement and Livelihoods Specialist in the communities of Dame Marie and Abricots. It was part of a recovery project designed […]
PROGRESS & CHALLENGES
Dear Friends, Please allow me to put faces on the Grand’Anse. This disaster and the photos and stories that have been going around are so dehumanizing that I need to share “my Haiti and my Grand’Anse”… These photos are from three years ago. Renold Francois, the younger man in the photo above is a cacao […]
GRAND’ANSE – WE WILL REBUILD!
Dear Friends, The Grand’Anse has been the hardest hit region of Haiti. In 12 hours, Hurricane Matthew wiped out 80% of the region’s housing, 95% of its schools and the majority of its crops and trees. We are all having issues absorbing the magnitude of this loss and devastation. It’s a privilege for me to […]