Originally published on Sun August 26, 2012 3:04 pm
Photojournalist Swoan Parker recently toured Haiti's National Palace, which was destroyed in the 2010 earthquake. NPR's Laura Sullivan interviewed Parker about her photos of the once-grand building.
Laura Sullivan: It looks like the building is literally falling down on top of you — how dangerous was it to walk around this former palace?
Originally published on Wed May 23, 2012 8:51 am
Originally published on Tue April 17, 2012 10:34 am
Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is in Haiti today to support two big vaccination initiatives.
Originally published on Tue January 29, 2013 3:55 pm
Port-au-Prince is about the size of Chicago. But it doesn't have a sewer system. It's one of the largest cities in the world without one.
That's a big problem, but never more so than during a time of cholera.
Originally published on Mon April 16, 2012 10:40 am
In the teeming city of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, millions of people have no reliable water supply.
Many of the underground pipes that did exist were ruptured by the 2010 earthquake. Many public water kiosks are dry.