Beverly Bell in Haiti

Why I Have Hope for Haiti

The situation in Haiti is desperate, but social movements aren't letting that stop them.

The Right to Housing in Haiti

With housing still inadequate more than 6 months after the earthquake, Haiti is witnessing the seeds of a people's movement to demand the human right to housing.

Healing Body and Heart, Cuban Style

Cuban doctors and artists–on the ground in Haiti even before the earthquake–are helping survivors heal.

Solidarity as Economic System

In Haiti, sharing communities are proving more shock-proof in the wake of disaster than market-based economies.

Whose Needs? Whose Assessment?

As reconstruction planning begins, Haitian grassroots groups have their own thoughts about assessing post-disaster needs.

Homegrown Aid in Haiti

Many displaced Haitians are turning to neighbors, family, and peasant organizations in the countryside for help.