Crisis in Haiti

(1) TOPIC GUIDE

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Study Guides for Topic Guide:



(2) VIDEO GUIDES

Below you will find video guides to your topic.
Click here to access Raw Video: Haiti Hospital in Crisis
Click here to access Haiti Food Crisis
Click here to access City Soleil
Click here to access Reconstruction of Haiti
Click here to access Water in Haiti


(3) LINKS TO NONGOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS (NGOs)

Below you will find some great links to nongovernmental organizations working on behalf of the citizens of Haiti. Spend some time researching the organizations to get an idea of how you can propose solutions to the issue while in committee. Have fun!


CARE

InterAction

Partners in Health

United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti

(4) PRIMARY SOURCES

To explore the UN Stabilization Mission In Haiti, click here
To read the Security Council's Resolution 1908, click here
To read the Security Council's Resolution 1927, click here
To read the Security Council's Resolution 1944, click here

(5) TAKE ACTION!

Partners in Health is an interationally renowed, Boston based organization. Check out their work in Haiti!

(6) COUNTRY RESEARCH

Below you will find a list of countries that are represented in this year's Security Council. Find your country and then download the article(s) available about your country and a related issue to the Crisis in Haiti.

Austria

To read about Austria's different ways of providing humanitarian aid to different regions of the world click here

Bosnia and Herzegovina

To read about Refugee and IDP Policy in Bosnia and Herzegovina click here
Brazil
To read about bilateral cooperation between Brazil and the U.S with regards to Haiti click here
To read about Brazilian Favelas and understand their similarities to Haitian Slums click here

China

To read about China's devastating earthquake click here

France

To read an editorial on why France should pay reparations to Haiti click here

Gabon

To read about the history and French occupation in Gabon click here

Japan

To read about Japnese aid in Haiti after the earthquake and click here
To watch a short video on Japanese aid in Haiti click here
To read about the 1995 earthquake in Japan click here

Lebanon

To read about humanitarian aid in the Lebanon region click here
To read about the oil spill in Lebanon click here

Mexico

To read about the deficits in the Mexican educational system click here
To read an overview of Mexico's educational system click here

Nigeria

To read a WHO Cholera Country Profile click here
To read about a recent cholera outbreak in Nigeria click here

Russian Federation

To read about Russian policy on refugees click here

Turkey

To read about Iranian refugees in Turkey click here

Uganda

To read about the death and history of Ugandan Dictator Idi Amin click here

United Kingdom

To read about the United Haitians in the United Kingdom organzation click here

United States of America

To read about Hatian Refugees and the U.S. Asylum system click here
To read about the Contribution of the Japan American Association click here


For a statistical comparison between Haiti and a country of choice click here
To read about MINUSTAH facts and figures click here
To learn about International Humanitarian Aid to Haiti click here