Environment, Food Security & Sustainable Agriculture

Mining Report Launch: Byen Konte, Mal Kalkile?
Miners Next Door: New Haiti Support Group Briefing Out Now!
Food and the Multinational Takeover: The Global Fight for Food Sovereignty
Neglected islanders resist plan for Haiti tourism revival
Haiti’s wealth of untapped mining resources must benefit the poor
Aid or Trade? The Nefarious Effects of U.S. Policies
Haitian Grassroots Groups Wary of “Attractive” Mining Law
Attaining Proper Food Security
Hunger Games: Food Policy Disaster Bites Hands that Feed
Haitian farmers call for ‘food sovereignty’
Petrocaribe’s Oil to the Poor: Chávez Legacy in Haiti and Latin America
Nervousness and Lack of Transparency Surround New Mining Permits
Phoenix Project… born again?
Subsidizing Starvation
Subsidizing Starvation
Report Urges US Lawmakers to Promote Agricultural Imports from Haiti
Resources & Mining: Haiti Awards Permits to Companies
More pressure needed to get clean water
USAID still falls short on Haitian agriculture
Haiti’s rising food insecurity risks social tension, says FAO
Already Desperate. Haitian Farmers Left Hopeless After Storm
Rescuing Haitian rice production – when will there be the political will?
FAO Seeks $74 million in Aid for Haitian Agriculture
Hurricane Sandy exposes Haiti’s agriculture and environment woes
Haiti Third in Global Hunger Index
Haiti’s Second Goudougoudou: The Global Food Crisis
Gold Rush in Haiti
Gold Rush in Haiti
Special Edition New Internationalist: Haiti Two Years On
Gold Rush in Haiti! – Who will get Rich?
Post-quake US Food Aid Hurt Haiti Farmers
Five Years for Drop of Water
Seeding Reconstruction or Destruction?
Climate Change Worry in Struggling Haiti
One year on – Haitian CSO ITECA speaks truth to power in UK parliament
Miami Rice: The Business of Disaster in Haiti
Co-operative Agrikol Bab, Montaca, San Marc
Uncoordinated and Unworkable Plan: Haiti Grassroots Watch Reports
Haïti-Etats-Unis/Agriculture – Formation de paysans
Oxfam Agronomist Wasley Demorne speaks at AGM
Sowing the seeds for a grassroots revival
“Stop the food Aid,” Préval tells Obama
Haiti’s Natural and Built Environment
No trees, no top-soil
The Agronomist Screening
The Miners Next Door (HB77)
The Miners Next Door (HB77)
301KB This edition examines the current state of mining in Haiti, the role of global mining corporations in taking advantage of local mining codes and the interest of foreign investors in exploiting Haiti's natural resources. We also speak to local groups...

Les Mineurs d
Les Mineurs d'à Côté (HB77)
297KB Le gouvernement haïtien mise sur les récentes découvertes d’or et d’argent de son côté de la frontière pour sortir le pays de la dévastation causée par le séisme de 2010. Pourtant, évictions provoquées par l’industrie minière,...

L’Enjeu de la Faim en Haïti (HB72)
L’Enjeu de la Faim en Haïti (HB72)
199KB Le Désastre d’une Politique Alimentaire qui s’en prend aux Producteurs ...

Haiti
Haiti's Hunger Games (HB72)
216KB Disastrous Food Policy Bites Hands that Feed One mamit (5.75lb tin) of rice? 150 Haitian Gourdes (about £2.24 or $3.57), up 50% since July. Corn meal? At 100 Gourdes a mamit, that has doubled in the past year. Beans? Well, they are only 210...

Farmers want to end food dependence (HB63)
Farmers want to end food dependence (HB63)
446KB Haiti’s peasant farmers are organising and taking action to try and bring an end to the country’s dependence on food imports, and to avert the prospect of looming famine. ...

Suffering from Sanctions, Again (HB46)
Suffering from Sanctions, Again (HB46)
9.35MB The Haitian economy is more than just on its knees - it's now a matter of skin and bones. Sanctions against the military regime in the early 1990s failed to shift the generals but did succeed in reducing economic capacity by a quarter. Since then,...

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,...

Land Reform – the Number One Demand (HB19)
Land Reform – the Number One Demand (HB19)
10.86MB “Land is truly the Number One biggest demand of Haitian peasants who have fought and died for it, because only having land can assure a peasant’s survival.” ...

Pot Threatens to Boil Over (HB15)
Pot Threatens to Boil Over (HB15)
10.39MB The patience of many thousands of Haitians finally snapped following the November 7th assassination of the Lavalas MP, Jean Hubert Feuille. In Port-au-Prince and many other cities crowds took to the streets, building roadblocks, searching vehicles...

Clampdown in Jérémie (HB6)
Clampdown in Jérémie (HB6)
7.35MB Last October, when the Haitian army refused to comply with the UN-brokered accord to restore democracy, the international community needed to act decisively. It has failed to do so and as a result the Haitian crisis has gone from bad to worse. The...

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