All blogs tagged with Haiti

Coordinating a Humane Response to the Influx of Haitian Migrants in Chile

Tamar Ziff, Camille Preel-Dumas, ˙ ˙ Voces

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Chile, which has historically received fewer immigrants than its neighboring countries, partly due to its natural Andean “wall,” has recently seen an incredible influx of Haitian migrants. Chile’s migrant population is now 10% Haitian, in close competition with the 12% that is Venezuelan. Why are Haitians choosing Chile in such great numbers, and how has the host country responded?Read more +

Improving education to reconstruct Haiti

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We are pleased to share the article below discussing the need to emphasize education in the reconstruction of Haiti after its devastating earthquake. Haití: educar para construir 17/02/2010 Mejorar la educación para reconstruir Haití Por Jeffrey Puryear El terremoto del 12 de enero ha puesto a Haití en el radar…Read more +