Haiti

HAITI: New Buildings Adopt Safety Measures

By at March 8, 2011 | 8:04 am

HAITI: New Buildings Adopt Safety Measures

(MissionNewswire) The opening of the new Salesian warehouse in Haiti was cause for celebration for two reasons—not only will it provide new efficiencies for ongoing rebuilding efforts but it is also designed according to Caribbean building standards to withstand future natural disasters. Quality construction standards are a concern in rebuilding Haiti, according to a more...

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HAITI: Opportunity Grows at Agricultural School in Haiti

By at January 31, 2011 | 10:51 am

HAITI: Opportunity Grows at Agricultural School in Haiti

(MissionNewswire) Wide smiles break out on the faces of students crouching in the fields as they examine the crops. They know the vegetables they hold in their hands will provide their communities and country with a quality food source, as well as increase their opportunities to obtain meaningful skills to support their families. Agriculture is a critical economic more...

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HAITI: Salesian University Network Creates Connection to Haiti’s Future

By at January 6, 2011 | 2:00 pm

HAITI: Salesian University Network Creates Connection to Haiti’s Future

(MissionNewswire) --- For university students in Haiti, access to technology is a way to stay connected to studies, social networks—and the opportunity to make a difference in their country’s future. Through the new Salesian University Network, hundreds of university students who have been unable to return to school following the Jan. 12, 2011, earthquake will have more...

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