Posted by Karl Johnson on May 25, 2012
Related program: Haiti Rebuilding Center
As the conversations on the ground shift from "disaster relief" to "long-term recovery," we take a look at how our operations fit into the schene. See the update below featuring our Program Coordinator for how the rest of 2012 and beyond will shape up for the Rebuilding Center. For Port-au-Prince residents, don't miss Leslie Voltaire's presentation at tonight's Meet n Greet (details below).
Comings & Goings
We welcome researcher Jessie Towell, and new HQ intern Cara Williams, and bid a fond farewell to volunteer Nazanin Merehgan, and the 2nd wave UMN students - thanks for your incredible work!
Design Opportunities & Program Needs
Haiti Meet n Greet - Friday, May 25, 5:30 - 7:30
One Third of Haiti lives in the urban sector of Haiti's Western Department (Ouest). A combination of exploding population and negative economic growth has led to urban migration, misuse of habitable spaces and the threat of hasty design responses. M Leslie VOLTAIRE, architect and urbanist, will present "Land Use and Community Planning."
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