Lecture: "Reporting on Haiti: 10 Years After the Quake"
Presented by Jacob Kushner, International Freelance Journalist and UW Alum
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
TITU, Memorial Union
Ten years after the deadliest disaster of our lifetime, what lessons has the world learned—and which has it chosen not to? This January marks the 10-year anniversary of the deadliest natural disaster in modern history. To help Haiti rebuild, the US pledged $4.4 billion dollars in aid. An investigation by Kushner reveals that one of America’s largest aid projects in Haiti has been quietly abandoned, millions of U.S. taxpayer dollars spent.