Kevin Pina interviews independent journalist Ansel Herz about growing desperation in the survivor camps, where an estimated 2 million Haitians are trying to survive as rains fall and the threat of hurricane is ever present. The program also speaks to Robert Roth of the Haiti Emergency Relief Fund and Laura Flynn from the Aristide Foundation for Democracy about grassroots efforts to rebuild Haiti. Both have recently returned from Haiti.
Listen to the podcast at: http://kpfa.org/archive/id/62196
Kevin Pina interviews Brian Concannon of the Institute for Justice and democracy in Haiti (IJDH) on Flashpoints Radio, KPFA, Pacifica Network.
The interview begins at the 28 minute mark of the one hour program: http://kpfa.org/archive/id/62025
IJDH is shaping the dialog around elections in Haiti with a new comprehensive report that analyzes constitutional provisions in depth and breaks the myths around election mechanics. The report discusses the importance of “fair, inclusive and constitutional elections” in Haiti, and analyzes the main obstacles to achieving this goal. Download their latest report on the elections crisis.
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