February 21, 2017
Children and families in Cité Soleil, Haiti, now have a healthy public space that not only provides a place for kids to be kids and get exercise, but also a space for students to study at night and a center for youth to play sports in the evening, The new playground acts is a new focal point that brings the entire community together.
September 21, 2016
Today, we mark International Day of Peace and we are reminded of the struggles that so many children, families, communities and entire countries face daily.
July 19, 2016
Experts predict that by 2030 climate change will cause an additional 250,000 deaths each year from malaria, diarrhoeal disease, heat stress, and undernutrition alone. The heaviest burden will fall on children, women, older people, and the poor
June 23, 2016
The drought – complicated by the tumultuous environmental effects of El Niño– has been detrimental to the livelihood of local Haitians who have suffered severe agricultural losses over the past few years due to lack of rainfall and prolonged drought.
April 22, 2016
The community garden in Haiti produces rich, vitamin packed vegetables, which now sprawl out over land that was once nutrient deprived. Because of the skills they’ve learned and the resources they have been given, Haitians can now plant and harvest crops and put food on their table. Happy Earth Day!
January 12, 2016
Watch “City of Sun: A Testimony of Resilience,” a short film from Human Pictures, in collaboration with Malteser International Americas, which depicts the challenges, hope and resiliency of the people of Cite Soliel, the slum where our staff have been on the ground for the last 6 years, helping to rebuild and work with local Haitians to create sustainable futures.