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...

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...

Nos despertamos en Jacmel con una canción del local "Majesty the Cock" y con el calor de la mañana, empezando el día con una ducha fría rápida y una taza de café haitiano local (¡realmente bueno!). En los años sesenta, Haití exportaba al exterior alrededor...

While it is true that sometimes a picture is worth a thousand words, words are needed to explain the reality that hides behind a shocking picture. After passing through Colombia, Haiti, Lebanon, Nicaragua and Palestine, a team of volunteers who participated in the 2014 edition of...