El año pasado, los días 3 y 4 de Octubre Haití volvió a ser portada, el huracán Matthew de categoría 4 había impactado en la zona sur y suroeste del país dejando a su paso 2.1 millón de afectados. El huracán Matthew (según la Oficina de...

Located in the South-East Department of Haiti, Thiotte is a five hour drive from either Jacmel or Port-au-Prince. It is a quintessentially rural town situated between the Forêts de pins, one of Haiti’s last protected forested regions, and the Savane Zombie. At nearly 1000 meters...

The work of an EU Aid Volunteer with Alianza is extremely diverse which allows for a wide variety of learning opportunities and the ability to contribute in many different areas. Like myself, one can spend days quietly in the mountains becoming versed on the destructive...

Como voluntaria dentro del programa europeo de voluntariado humanitario (EU Aid Volunteers), mi experiencia comienza en la sede de Alianza por la Solidaridad Madrid dentro del departamento financiero. Mi voluntariado comienza con una fase de aprendizaje para afianzar conocimientos antes de viajar a mi destino,...

Imagen: Alianza Haiti team meets local authorities in Côte de Fer, Haiti (22 Feb, 2017) As a participant of the EU Aid Volunteers program and a temporary member of Alianza Haiti team, I have this extraordinary opportunity to grasp the experience of the field work and...

Haiti’s coffee producers have been renowned for generations.  The country’s mountainous terrain and fertile soil allowed for the production of exceptionally high quality coffee and coffee continues to be one of the key elements of the country’s agricultural industry. Despite its strength, the effects of...