Rebuilding Haiti: The US Government’s Response and a Sustainable Plan for the Future
When: May 24, 2010, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Where: Chemonics, Teele Auditorium, 1717 H Street NW, Washington, D.C.
SID-Washington is pleased to present a "talk-show" style discussion on the successes and failures of the US Government's response to the crisis in Haiti. The panel of development practitioners and experts on development in Haiti will evaluate the achievements and issues as well as lessons learned that may apply to future development efforts.
William Canny, Director of Emergency Operations, Catholic Relief Services
Dr. Max Goldensohn, Senior Advisor for Special Projects, DAI
Mark Schneider, Senior Vice President, Special Advisor on Latin America, International Crisis Group
Paul Weisenfeld, Haiti Task Team Coordinator, USAID
Elizabeth Becker, former New York Times journalist and author of a forthcoming book on the global tourism industry.