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For information and analysis on relief efforts in Haiti, visit out our new blog: Haiti: Relief and Reconstruction Watch.

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Haiti: Relief and Reconstruction Watch looks at Haiti four years after the earthquake with updated figures and statistics.

Press release: "Four Years after Earthquake, Housing, Sanitation, Health Care are Still Pressing Needs in Haiti," January 9, 2014


Breaking Open the Black Box: Increasing Aid Transparency and Accountability in Haiti

April 2013, Jake Johnston and Alexander Main

The Organization of American States in Haiti: Election Monitoring or Political Intervention?

October 2011, David Rosnick

Not Doing Enough: Unnecessary Sickness and Death from Cholera in Haiti

August 2011, Jake Johnston and Keane Bhatt

Obama’s Latin America Policy: Continuity Without Change
May 2011, Mark Weisbrot

Analysis of the OAS Mission’s Draft Report on Haiti’s Election
January 2011, Mark Weisbrot and Jake Johnston

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Op-Eds & Columns

How the US Plan to Build Houses for Displaced Haitians Became an Epic Boondoggle

Jake Johnston
VICE News, March 5, 2015

Is USAID Helping Haiti to Recover, or US Contractors to Make Millions?

Jake Johnston
The Nation, January 21, 2015

Outsourcing Haiti: How Disaster Relief Became a Disaster of its Own

Jake Johnston
Boston Review, January 16, 2014

Forty Years After “The Other September 11,” Much of Allende’s Dream Has Come True

Mark Weisbrot
Al Jazeera English, September 13, 2013
En Español

The U.N.’s Crimes Have Killed Thousands in Haiti – When Will They Pay?

Jake Johnston
Caribbean Journal, March 1, 2013

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Democracy and the Political Situation in Haiti

Aid Accountability in Haiti

Haiti: Ongoing Engagement

Haiti in 2012: Updates on the Recovery

Congressional Briefing on Cholera in Haiti, Co-sponsored by the O'Neill Institute and CEPR

Haiti Briefing: Haitian American Students Brief on IDP Camps

Accountability in Post-Earthquake Haiti: Reconstruction Failures and the U.N.'s Cholera Problem

Tectonic Shifts: Haiti Since the Earthquake

CEPR: Haiti Events on the Hill, Jan. 24

Helping Haiti Rebuild with Dignity, Sovereignty and Justice

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Press Releases

Five Years after Haiti’s Earthquake, International Community Still Must Act to Address Urgent Needs, CEPR Co-Director Says

January 12, 2015

Haiti Aid Reform Bill “Will Be a Step in the Right Direction,” CEPR Co-Director Says

July 25, 2014

OAS Insider Reveals Details of Illegal Foreign Intervention Against Haitian Democracy

February 25, 2014

Four Years after Earthquake, Housing, Sanitation, Health Care are Still Pressing Needs in Haiti

January 9, 2014

New Report on U.S. Aid to Haiti Finds “Troubling” Lack of Transparency, Effectiveness

April 3, 2013

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OAS: Economics, Democracy, Haiti
June 6, 2005, Remarks by Mark Weisbrot before the Organization of American States General Assembly, Meeting Between Civil Society Organizations, the Secretary General, and Heads of Delegations En español

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