Latin America and the Caribbean
The poorest nation in the Western Hemisphere, Haiti continues to struggle with the aftermath of a massive earthquake that devastated its capital city, Port-au-Prince, with a death toll in the hundreds of thousands. Two years after the disaster, questions remain about Haiti's long-term recovery, given the inherent weakness of its political institutions and its economy.
REUTERS/Allison Shelley - Men put the finishing touches on the newly reconstructed Iron Market, in downtown Port-au-Prince January 10, 2011.
CANCELLED -- An Alan and Jane Batkin International Leaders Forum with the Prime Minister of Haiti Laurent Lamothe
September 4, 2014
CANCELLED -- Since the 2010 earthquake which displaced 1.5 million people at the peak of the crisis, killed hundreds of thousands of people and caused millions of dollars of damage, Haiti has been on a constant road to reconstruction. On September 4, the Brookings-LSE Project on Internal Displacement will host a conversation with Prime Minister Lamothe on reconstruction efforts, security concerns and democracy promotion in Haiti.
Paper | American Society of International Law
April 10, 2014, Elizabeth Ferris
Report | The Brookings Institution and the International Organization for Migration
March 14, 2014, Angela Sherwood, Megan Bradley, Lorenza Rossi, Rosalia Gitau and Bradley Mellicker
March 14, 2014
March 14, 2014, Fred Dews
March 14, 2014, Megan Bradley
January 13, 2014, Megan Bradley
July 2013, Mark Kirton, PhD
April 2013, Goshi Tsukamoto
January 10, 2013, Elizabeth Ferris
December 13, 2012
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University of California Washington Center
Director, Brookings-LSE Project on Internal Displacement
Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy
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