Haiti

Remarkable New Documentary on Ecological Restoration and Permaculture in Haiti

Posted by on Sunday, March 17, 2013 at 2:59 pm

“One Day, Everything Will Be Free” is the title of a remarkable new feature-length documentary on an ecological restoration and permaculture community in Haiti. The film is still in final editing, but you can see an inspiring preview and get more information at onedayeverythingwillbefree.com. The movie explores the challenges, motivations, and broader implications of Sadhana Forest […]

New 100K Jobs for Haiti Newsletter — February 2013

Posted by on Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 9:24 am

Download the latest newsletter here: 100kJobs4HaitiNewsletterFeb2013

In-Depth Reporting from Haiti Brings More Disturbing News

Posted by on Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 12:18 am

As one of the co-founders of the Sustainable Haiti Coalition, I’ve been feeling guilty lately about how little time I’m able to spend on sustaining our initiatives in Haiti. The demands of the local situation, especially after Hurricane Sandy, and following several financially-disastrous years for many of us, have diminished the hope of leading a […]

Haiti’s first ever pro-am mountain bike race viewed as a success

Posted by on Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 5:35 pm

This event took place over January 30 to February 2, 2013; you can read more about it and view a video here. The Coalition was instrumental in working with Travelcology in the early stages of this event. Please visit this page to keep in touch with the organizing team for the 2014 event. —–PRESS RELEASE—— […]

3rd Annual Haiti Track at Movement Day 2012 NYC September 27th-28th

Posted by on Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at 10:49 am

3rd Annual Haiti Track at Movement Day 2012 ~ TWO DAY TRACK “Redeveloping Haiti: Partnering for Strategic Impact” Hilton NY Hotel Thursday, September 27th 12:45pm-3:45pm and Friday, September 28th 8:00am-4:00pm We recently received the following very special letter from our friend Marie-Yolaine Eusebe from Community2Community:

New Features Extend Coalition Web Site’s Functionality

Posted by on Friday, August 10, 2012 at 7:53 am

We’re introducing a couple of new features designed to facilitate communication amongst Coalition members. The first is “Community-Submitted News,” which allows you to easily submit items for publication to the site. You don’t need to register or log in to do this; just go to the submission page and enter your content. (For more details, […]

Follow up to the 2012 Sustainable Haiti Conference

Posted by on Sunday, May 13, 2012 at 10:21 pm

We had a pretty extraordinary time in Miami at the end of April, reconnecting with old friends and making new ones, impressed by the level of development occurring both in Haiti and in the Diaspora community (though of course it is still barely scratching the surface of both the challenge and the opportunity) and determined […]

Join us for the Sustainable Haiti Conference April 23-25 in Miami

Posted by on Wednesday, March 14, 2012 at 3:16 pm

This year’s Sustainable Haiti Conference promises to be an extraordinarily useful gathering of people and organizations — with tangible plans, access to investment funding, and innovative solutions to the challenges of rebuilding Haiti. This 3rd annual conference will take place from April 23rd- April 25th, 2012 at the Miami Beach Convention Center. We’ll be hosting […]

100,000 Jobs in Haiti Newsletter Just Released

Posted by on Monday, February 20, 2012 at 5:01 pm

100,000 Jobs in Haiti — February 2012 Newsletter PDF Version: 100KJobsNewsletter

100,000 Jobs for Haiti Site Launched

Posted by on Friday, February 10, 2012 at 3:42 pm

http://www.100kjobshaiti.org/ The Coalition is happy to support this initiative and host the web site for the 100,000 Jobs for Haiti project created by Partners Worldwide, in association with Peace Dividend Trust (creator of Building Markets, which lists more than 3500 “vetted” Haitian businesses) and Fonkoze, Haiti’s leading microlender.  

Sustainable Social Enterprise Proposals for Haiti

Posted by on Friday, January 20, 2012 at 7:09 am

The Sustainable Haiti Coalition is seeking contacts, partners, and support for two related proposals—one aimed at creating local Social Enterprise Catalyst organizations to foster a wave of social enterprises in Haiti, and the second as an example aimed at expanding the sustainable cultivation of bamboo and the development of multiple industries around this and other […]

2nd Annual ‘Buy Haitian, Restore Haiti’ Conference January 26 in Port-au-Prince

Posted by on Thursday, January 5, 2012 at 3:17 am

Dear friends of Haiti, In March of 2011, over 250 Haitian Business Owners and Members of International Non-Profit Organizations came together at the first ‘Buy Haitian, Restore Haiti Conference’, to address the need for local purchasing in an economy dependent on aid. Since last year’s conference, the results of local purchasing by International organizations have […]