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
This Earth Day, the Environmental Protection Agency is focusing on environmental justice, the "fair treatment and meaningful involvement of all people" when it comes to environmental regulations and policies.
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.