Reporting on Development Policy...

...from the "Republic of NGOs"

Doing “good” in Haiti: our response to the Oxfam scandal
UPDATE: Donald Trump and Haiti. Help us shut his comments down
Puerto Rico Needs Help, But Not Like Haiti
Annual Report: Amnesty International 2016-2017
Fixing Elections: A Beginner’s Guide
Foreign policy chief urged to aid accountability
Seitenfus: Haiti’s Doctored Elections from the Inside
Human Rights Council Report on the Dominican Republic
Can disasters become an opportunity? Building back better in Aceh, Myanmar and Haiti
The Guardian Reports: Where is US Aid Money Going?
Four Years On: Post-Earthquake Facts and Figures
Infographic. Still in Shock: Haiti after the Earthquake
Reuters Reports: World Bank Envoy Criticizes Lack of Transparency in Haiti Oil Programme
CARICOM and the OECS Condemn DR Nationality Ruling
Aid or Trade? The Nefarious Effects of U.S. Policies
OAS Visit Dominican Republic after Citizenship Ruling
Live Broadcast on Statelessness in the Dominican Republic
International Press Supports Cholera Claim
Haitian Cholera Victims Sue UN for Gross Negligence
Protest against Dominican Republic
Reconstructing Haiti: Our Comments
Doing ‘Good’ in Haiti: A Guide
Immune. Immoral. Illegal? Cholera & Haiti
Post-Earthquake Disaster in Haiti
Tens of thousands of families stuck in Haiti camps – IOM
Haiti Cholera Mutations Could Lead to More Severe Disease
Aid to Haiti: “Troubling” Lack of Transparency
Reflections on the Reconstruction
Departing UN official blasts Haiti’s rights record
Hunger Games: Food Policy Disaster Bites Hands that Feed
Michel Forst tenders resignation
Saving Haiti and Leaving Behind a Disaster…
Journalists Attacked by World Vision Worker
Contracting Cholera. What the UN Owes Haiti
Is USAID Mainly Serving U.S. Interests?
Caracol Industrial Park: Worth the risk?
A Tale of Two NGOs: In Haiti, Disaster Aid or Aid Disaster?
Haiti Support Group Letter to the Guardian on UN & Cholera
UN Behaviour Far Cry from Conscience of the World
UN fails to get its hands clean in Haiti
Cholera in Haiti: Murder by Foreigners with Internal Support
How U.N. Caused Haiti’s Cholera Crisis – and Won’t Be Held Responsible
Responsibility for Cholera in Haiti? UN Says No
Audit Finds US Loan Program in Haiti Filled with Flaws
Calls for End to Impunity in Haiti on Day UN Asserts Immunity
Government “free school” Program – A Victory?
The Promise, Politics and Profit of Primary Education for All
Families left homeless in New Wave of Evictions
Phoenix Project… born again?
EPAs: What do they offer Haiti?
Challenging EU on Rule of Law & Human Rights in Haiti
Outsourcing sovereignty – Interview with Justin Podur on Haiti’s New Dictatorship
Subsidizing Starvation
Subsidizing Starvation
Has the Dust Even Settled? Haiti’s Earthquake: Three Years Later
Learning from past mistakes in Haiti
‘Building Back Better’ Requires Justice and Haitian Participation
Hundreds of Thousands Remain Homeless in Haiti Three Years After Earthquake
Campaign Demands End to Forced Camp Evictions
Tumultuous Year Ahead in Haiti
Canada’s Decision to Review Haiti Aid Stirs Controversy
Report Urges US Lawmakers to Promote Agricultural Imports from Haiti
Three Years on and Still Waiting for Recovery
Further Dual Blow to Claims Haiti is “Open for Business”
Disastrous relief for Haiti
Haiti-Dominican Republic Trade: Exports or Exploits?
World Bank “Success” Undermines Haitian Democracy
Rebuilding in Haiti Lags After Billions in Post-Quake Aid
Aid and reconstruction in Haiti: A panel discussion to mark the anniversary of the 2010 earthquake
Interview: Noam Chomsky on Latin America
Haiti-D.R. Cholera Eradication Plan: Where Funding Will Come From?
Haiti quake survivors face eviction from camps – Oxfam
USAID still falls short on Haitian agriculture
FAO Seeks $74 million in Aid for Haitian Agriculture
Filing for Divorce From the U.S.
The NGO Republic of Haiti
Crises in Haiti Post-Hurricane Reveal International Priorities
Under the Tent: Haitians Living in Fear
Haiti Third in Global Hunger Index
Haiti’s Second Goudougoudou: The Global Food Crisis
Audit: USAID Haiti work ‘not on track’
Haiti and the Shock Doctrine
Housing Exposition Exposes Waste, Cynicism
Pride and Palaces
Pride and Palaces
400,000 Haitians Still displaced
The Creole Connection: New Orleans, Haiti and Catastrophe
Des familles déplacées revendiquent des logements décents
Frakka exige la libération d’Elius Alfred et de Jean Louis Saint Fort
Tropical Storm Isaac: Victims fault government for not enough “concrete action”
“Under Tents”: International Housing Campaign Launched
Special Edition New Internationalist: Haiti Two Years On
Earthquake Relief where Haiti wasn’t Broken
Film Review: Haiti: Where Did the Money Go?
Haitian Government to Relocate up to 200 Slum Dwellers
MEPs fight for progress on Budget Control Report
Tackling Global Poverty: Where Next for Brussels?
Money: Where has it Gone?
The EU and Civil Society: Where to from Here?
World Banking: All Change?
Ground Control to EU
Total Sum of IADB and World Bank Ambitions for Haiti
MEPs: EU spending in Haiti requires serious improvements
UN sees Jump in Cholera Cases as Rainy Season Begins
A New World Bank Doctor for Haiti?
Prime Minister: Haiti Donor Aid Needs Revision
State-Of-The-Art Hospital Offers Hope For Haiti
How Prioritizing Closure of IDP Camps Aids and Abets Illegal and Forcible Evictions
Haïti: pourquoi la reconstruction n’a pas eu lieu
Haiti-Séisme-2 ans: Un incroyable fiasco
HSG Facilitates UK/Europe Visit by Leading Haitian Human Rights Lawyer
Where the Relief Money Did and Did Not Go – Haiti after the Quake
Over 5,000 Haitian Cholera Victims Sue UN
Participation de l’Etat Haitien: l’Examen Periodique Universel
Voice from Haiti: “We’re Tired of Living in Tents”
Des organisations des droits humains exhortent la présidence
No New Beginning as yet Haiti experts tell Washington
Michaelle Jean takes her campaign to the OAS
HSG calls for an end to inhumane camp evictions
Overwhelming Majority Living in Displacement Camps
Michaelle Jean: An Enlightened Force from the Diaspora
Advocating Reconstruction from the Bottom Up
Behind Closed Doors of Port-au-Prince “Reconstruction”
Threats of Eviction After Death in Camp
Cholera in Haiti Surges in Storm Areas
HSG at House of Commons Commemoration of 12 Jan 2010 Earthquake
Refugee Camps: Haitian Mayor’s Office Vows to Destroy Them All
Seeding Reconstruction or Destruction?
Verdict: Cholera Outbreak Originated in UN Camp
Haitians Forced Out of Tents to Homes Just as Precarious
‘Killing Democracy’ in Haiti, Canadian-Style
Rebuilding Funds: Grassroots Groups
Settlement Camps: Many Leaving
Haiti Advocacy Week raises Haiti profile in Congress
Haiti Advocacy Week in Washington
Haiti Advocacy Week, Washington DC
Worrying Increase in Intimidation of Journalists
CIRH a échoué dans sa mission, selon la POHDH
Schools Key to Recovery
Housing Disaster exposed by Haitian CSO FRAKKA
Haiti Needs Social Housing Policy
Advocacy for Haitian Women on BBC’s Woman’s Hour
National Forum for Decentralisation Discusses Way Forward
NGOs in Haiti face new questions about their effectiveness
Haitian grassroots leader submits petition to EU
OAS Analysis: Mission’s Draft Final Report on Haiti’s Election
One year on – Haitian CSO ITECA speaks truth to power in UK parliament
OAS Haiti Chief describes failures of international organisations in Haiti
One Year On: Haitians on Haiti
Clinton Struggles on with Interim Reconstruction Commission
HSG Election blog
HSG Election blog
Impressions on reactions to the election results
Al Jazeera Inside Story – Haiti: A Nation in Trouble
Selling Subordination as Stabilization – Report by International Action Ties
Anger Erupts at UN as Cholera Toll Nears 1,000
Surge of Cholera Feared in Haiti’s Crowded Capital
Public Lecture and Haiti Workshops at University College London
Breaking News: Haiti cholera matches South Asian strain
OEA et le Gouvernement d’Haïti annoncent US$1,5m au projet de cadastre
European Commission provides update on its financial aid to Haiti
Reports on Haiti’s Cholera Outbreak
Uncoordinated and Unworkable Plan: Haiti Grassroots Watch Reports
Haiti: Still trapped in the Emergency Phase
USIP event highlights failures of the West in “state-building” in Haiti
Haiti taps Prince Charles charity for city makeover
Haiti still waiting for pledged US aid
Getting their Reward on Earth: Haitian Social Movements and Reconstruction
US: Unrealistic to Expect Immediate Quake Recovery
Work resumes Seven Months after Quake
Haïti-Etats-Unis/Agriculture – Formation de paysans
Délégation APP/UE : Haïti doit rester une priorité
Oxfam Agronomist Wasley Demorne speaks at AGM
Haitian refugee camps model future society
Group 184 a ruling class front
Haiti: IMF Cancels Debt
Plus Ça Change – The Republic of NGOs, But Which Ones?
Post-Earthquake Priorities
Reconstruction Commission members announced
Foreign-led Commission now governs Haiti
“Stop the food Aid,” Préval tells Obama
EU Sends US$135 Million
PAP seaport back in action
Following the Aid Money to Haiti. Billions Donated, Millions Hungry and Homeless
One Haitian dollar… One Man’s Total Worldly Wealth
British agencies urge UK to help prioritise the needs of Haiti’s poor
Prioritise the poor majority
No trees, no top-soil
Struggle Against Impunity
Recherche agenda pour le changement (HB71)
Recherche agenda pour le changement (HB71)
172KB Le développement européen : trouver la bonne voie ...

Wanted - An Agenda for Change (HB71)
Wanted - An Agenda for Change (HB71)
227KB EU Development – the Real Road to Poverty Reduction. The report slipped out al- most unnoticed and it is still hard to find. But the untitled document, the product of a four-day trip to Haiti by five MEPs on the Budgetary Control Committee of...

Plus ça change – the Republic of NGOs, but which ones? (HB65)
Plus ça change – the Republic of NGOs, but which ones? (HB65)
803KB Rescued Yes, Recovery No, Redevelopment: by whom, for whom? First the good news. To date there has been no second disaster in Haiti, in the form of epidemics, famine or tropical storm damage in the wake of the most deadly earthquake this century. Second,...

Feeling the Fallout from the attacks on the US (HB44)
Feeling the Fallout from the attacks on the US (HB44)
9.13MB The United States' declaration of a "war on terrorism" following the 11 September attacks was met with some scepticism, if not cynicism, by those familiar with the case of Emmanuel 'Toto' Constant. Haiti's number one terrorist fled to the US in...

Solidarity Boosts Union Action (HB40)
Solidarity Boosts Union Action (HB40)
8.38MB After a year-long campaign, the labour union representing some 300 workers at the Marnier-Lapostelle orange plantation in northern Haiti has won wage increases and some improvements in conditions. In late July, the French company that imports...

Unwelcome, Unwanted: Haitian Migrant Workers (HB37)
Unwelcome, Unwanted: Haitian Migrant Workers (HB37)
8.52MB When a boat carrying some 400 Haitians ran aground just two miles off the Florida coast on New Year's Day, the British media had its first Haiti headline story for several years. Haiti 'boat-people' is an old chestnut that is easy to roast and...

Doing the Election Dance (HB35)
Doing the Election Dance (HB35)
8.93MB In 1990, the majority of Haitians were enthusiastic voters, but then saw their elected candidate overthrown by a military coup. When, three years later, President Aristide was returned to power by the United Nations, part of the deal was that...

Sowing the Seeds for a Grassroots Revival (HB34)
Sowing the Seeds for a Grassroots Revival (HB34)
8.95MB These are dark days in Haiti. The promise of economic renewal funded by international development aid has come to nothing. Impunity for human rights violators has given birth to a pervasive sense of insecurity. Common crime is on the increase,...

Old Tricks, New Dog: US
Old Tricks, New Dog: US 'Democracy Enhancement' (HB31)
8.19MB It is common knowledge that the United States uses covert operations and the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) to destabilize and even overthrow progressive governments, and to subvert democratic political movements throughout the Americas and...

US Makes a Mockery of Justice (HB29)
US Makes a Mockery of Justice (HB29)
10.01MB In a July interview with the US magazine, Emerge, Emmanuel Constant, the leader of the FRAPH death squad that murdered hundreds of Haitians in 1993-1994, claims that his organisation is still operating in Haiti and that   ...