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Killing with Kindness: Haiti, International Aid, and NGOs
After Haiti's 2010 earthquake, over half of U.S. households donated to thousands of nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) in that country. Yet we continue to hear stories of misery from Haiti. WhyExpand
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Gluing Globalization: NGOs as Intermediaries in Haiti
Drawing from two ethnographic case studies, both from Haiti, this article argues that nongovernmental organizations (NGOs), as intermediaries, “glue” globalization in four ways. First, in their “gapExpand
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Invasion or Infusion? Understanding the Role of NGOs in Contemporary Haiti
It is impossible to discuss development in Haiti without talking about nongovernmental organizations (NGOs). Currently, most grant aid to Haiti is directed to one of more than 300 officiallyExpand
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Genetically Modified Organizations? Understanding & Supporting Civil Society in Urban Haiti
Haiti's January 12, 2010 earthquake exposed the consequences of centuries of underdevelopment, inequality, and exclusion, both within the country and between Haiti and the rest of the world. ImagesExpand
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Kabrit ki gen twòp mèt: understanding gaps in WASH services in Haiti's IDP camps.
Despite the enormous infusion of post-quake aid to Haiti, cholera had killed more than 8,000 people by January 2013. Based on two mixed-method studies of a random sample of 108 internally displacedExpand
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Tectonic shifts : Haiti since the earthquake
The 7.0 magnitude earthquake that hit Haiti's capital on January 12, 2010 will be remembered as one of the world's deadliest disasters. The earthquake was a tragedy that gripped the nation - and theExpand
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Anthropology of NGOs
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