Rebuilding Haiti must start from the ground up, with agricultural education
My efforts at helping a network of coops develop in Haiti has come to an abrupt end. I now coordinate a scholarship program for 100 students in Grand Ravine, Port-Au-Prince. See this program at http://haitischolarships.weebly.com
Added by Thomas F. Luce on May 29, 2015 at 1:49pm — No Comments
Fort Myers based nonprofit expands sustainability initiatives in Haiti
FORT MYERS, Fla. (January 23, 2015) - Love A Child, a nonprofit Christian humanitarian relief and development organization headquartered in Fort Myers, today announced that David Balsbaugh has joined the organization in a newly created position as the director of sustainable development.
Added by Raquel Torres on January 23, 2015 at 8:30am — No Comments
Sustainability development project makes history as the largest open-air market in HaitiContinue
Added by Raquel Torres on December 12, 2014 at 12:00pm — No Comments
Dozens attend a dedication ceremony for the newly expanded sustainability program
Fort Myers, Fla. (September 19, 2014) – On Wednesday, September 17, the new Poul Mirak (Miracle Chicken) Co-operative Farm at Gwo Mache Mirak (Grand Miracle Market) in Fond Parisien, Haiti was the place to be for the unveiling of a newly expanded sustainability program. Love A Child, Inc., hosted the dedication ceremony for the new Poul Mirak…Continue
Added by Raquel Torres on September 19, 2014 at 7:00am — No Comments
My name is David Louis, I own a business in Haiti, I built a factory and I am a producer of all kinds of different oil: Moringa oil,palm oil, castor oil, Jatropha oil..... I am looking for some international partnership . I will prefer to sell as well in gallon. I have an important quantity off product ready to be ship. Please be free to contact me anytime.
Added by David Louis on August 4, 2014 at 7:57am — No Comments
Check out www.ingafoundation.org to see a great example of an amazing low input/low effort alley crop system that is restoring the environment of Honduras. This could be applicable in Haiti--I am growing Inga edulis (ice cream bean) with good results on windward Hawai'i Island. Perhaps this can be utilized with Vetiver grass bioterraces as well.
I share lots of info about growing food with low inputs(fertilizer, fuel, sprays...) at…Continue
Added by David Sansone on May 11, 2014 at 1:50pm — No Comments
Hello Mike and All.
To continue with my message to Mike about SRI rice growing found here.
I connected to the group's main collaboration site and thought it would be good to share because of its point and its Title "Food security in flood prone areas".
Added by Jean-Luc Giraud on August 4, 2013 at 7:23pm — No Comments
This should be happening in Haiti : http://www.flickr.com/photos/67022082@N07/6102238089
Does anyone know if Mains Unis have started their program in schools in Haiti?
Added by Jean-Luc Giraud on December 9, 2012 at 12:46am — No Comments
Just wanted to clear up a fear about EM that a lot of naturalists have and was again expressed by Alan.
EMRO does try to produce EM with local bacteria, in Haiti's case, it's Dominican Republic but you will be hard pressed to find the synergy of those three bacterium without pathogenic intrusions from the mulch already present in the forest around you, since there is very little pristine forests where the pathogens have not been unearthed and then, I ask you, why are you still…
Added by Jean-Luc Giraud on December 2, 2012 at 2:32am — No Comments
How is knowledge about EM(Effective Microorganisms) uses and benefits progressing in Haiti? I haven't heard much, and wanted to stir the pot with this bit of Humble Pie ingredient :
Haiti needs me there to teach the ways and benefits of EM
Added by Jean-Luc Giraud on November 29, 2012 at 12:52pm — No Comments
I am a new nonprofit looking for people who share my passion for see the Haitians be able to have musical instruments and learn to play. I am focused on starting programs in more remote villages. Class/program size from 10-25 students.
All sorts of musical instruments are possible - depending on what the administrator of the school program is requesting.
I started my first music school program in May 2012 - in a remote village called L'Asile (6 hours from Port Au…Continue
Added by MUSIC OF THE HEART, ORG on October 31, 2012 at 8:16am — No Comments
Suggestion on Haiti’s reconstruction
All questions and answers are beautiful too; in Haiti more precisely here in the island of Gonave we face a major difficulty for water. we like very strong argument that the form on the internet about the compost toilet, each country, depending upon its geographical position requires a handful of experience and live the reality of the day. Most organizations who come to work in Haiti ride their projects without consulting farmers of the…Continue
Added by Ella Perrard on May 20, 2012 at 5:00am — No Comments
PLAIDOYER POUR LA SIGNATURE D'UN PACTE DE GOUVERNABILITÉ: L'UNIQUE OPTION POUR UNE SORTIE DURABLE DE NOS CRISES
Une constance accablante
Depuis la chute de la dictature, malgré l'adoption de la Constitution de 1987 qui a institué un régime démocratique et pluraliste, Haïti peine encore à trouver sa voie vers…
Added by Ella Perrard on May 16, 2012 at 1:00am — No Comments
POUR UN PLAT DE LENTILLES
Que vous soyez un allié défenseur ou un adversaire déclaré de Laurent Lamothe, il vous sera très difficile de faire l'impasse sur les graves accusations de corruption portées par certains députés qui, en pleine séance,…Continue
LAURENT LAMOTHE: ANGE OU DÉMON
par Ella PERRARD…
Added by Ella Perrard on March 25, 2012 at 10:00pm — No Comments
Michaëlle Jean: Haïti l'enfante, le Canada la propulse et l'Angleterre la consacre !
Michaëlle Jean est bien le nom de cette personnalité, de cette femme qui continue d'assurer la grandeur de ses origines ancestrales, en traversant les frontières…Continue
Added by Ella Perrard on March 19, 2012 at 7:55am — No Comments
Histoire de la Journée de la Femme
La journée de la femme trouve ses origines dans les mouvements révolutionnaires socialistes européens du début du XXe siècle. Les insurgées de l'époque c'était elles, des femmes ordinaires, des ouvrières, des mères de…Continue
Added by Ella Perrard on March 8, 2012 at 8:14am — No Comments