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02 Feb 2011 description

Interviewee:

Jacques-Philippe Piverger, Director, Pine Ridge Investments

Interviewer:

Toni Johnson, Senior Staff Writer, CFR.org

February 2, 2011

One year after an earthquake devastated Haiti, the country faces enormous political and development challenges. Jacques-Philippe Piverger, a philanthropist and a board member of the Haitian Diaspora Federation, says it is likely Haiti's President Rene Preval will remain in power until the second presidential candidate for the runoff--set for March20--can be sorted out.

12 Jan 2011 description

Authors: Paul Farmer, Kolokotrones University Professor and Chair, Department of Global Health and Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, UN Deputy Special Envoy for Haiti

Brian Concannon, Jr., Director, Institute for Justice and Democracy in Haiti

Beat Rohr, Haiti Country Director, CARE International

Robert Maguire, Associate Professor of International Affairs, Trinity Washington University, Chair, Haiti Working Group, U.S.

12 Jan 2011 description

Author: Laurie A. Garrett, Senior Fellow for Global Health

January 12, 2011

At the one-year anniversary of Haiti's tragic earthquake, media scrutiny will focus on the sorry lack of achievement in reconstructing Haiti's public buildings, private residences, economy, and infrastructure. No doubt a fair amount of finger-pointing will be directed at all players, including NGOs, the U.S. and Haitian governments, the UN peacekeepers and agencies, and a long list of private actors. Most of the homeless remain homeless.