Building Back Better? The Caracol Industrial Park And Post-Earthquake Aid to Haiti

Download publication Author Kysseline Jean-Mary ChĂ©restal Date published January 8, 2015 Number of pages 24 Five years after the earthquake, a report from international aid agency ActionAid reveals how a US-backed industrial park, paid for with disaster relief funding, has evicted food-producing farmers from their land in Haiti. This report shows how more than US$170 million… read more

    The Role of the Tenure Guidelines in Securing Land Tenure for Poor And Disenfranchised Communities in Haiti

    Download publication Author Kysseline Cherestal Date published March 24, 2014 Number of pages 3 In Haiti, land tenure insecurity remains one of the biggest obstacles to reconstruction and development. Land in Haiti is widely held under customary norms. But even with legal title, a corrupt, inefficient, and expensive land governance system has proven incapable of… read more

      Compilation of Public Statements: Four Years After Haiti’s Devastating Earthquake Haitian and US Organizations React

      Download publication Date published January 9, 2014 Number of pages 37 read more