“It’s important to be aware of what’s going on in the world and to think about how you can start to make a difference, even when you’re a kid.”
Powerfully built with a livid scar across one cheek, Jacques is an unlikely looking women's rights defender.
The levels of literacy in Haiti are low, but among the most vulnerable groups living in camps they are even lower.
Some 14 months after Haiti's earthquake, activists say there is an ongoing epidemic of rape and gender-based violence
Voters in Haiti go to the polls on Sunday, March 20, 2011 to elect a new president and a new Parliament.
Halya Lagunesse thought she knew despair.