This author Kathi has created 2 entries.

07 Mar

2022 Q1 Haiti Update

The situation in Haiti remains dire with stalled elections, rising poverty and the growing power of gangs. Political Situation in Haiti Experts and rights groups have said the situation in Haiti has reached a crisis point, as gang violence is surging across the country in the aftermath of President Jovenel Moise’s assassination last year. Moise appointed Ariel Henry as the new Prime Minister the day before he was assassinated. This was the 7th prime minister appointment by Moise in his 3 ½ year presidency....

12 Mar

Water Troubles in Haiti

Did you know that half of the world’s hospital beds are filled with people suffering from a water-related disease? In developing countries, about 80% of illnesses are linked to poor water and sanitation conditions. 1 out of every 5 deaths under the age of 5 worldwide is due to a water-related disease. Clean and safe water is essential to healthy living. Tiny worms and bacteria live in water naturally. Most of these bacteria are relatively harmless, but some of it...