The UN World Food Programme (WFP) kicked off a project in which small Haitian dairy farmers, by combining forces, can provide milk for the country's school feeding program. WFP's David Orr recently reported on the story of Jean Claude Belizaire, a dairy farmer with 10 cows outside Port-au-Prince. Belizaire collects milk from his own farm as well as others in his area.
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Feb. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Red Cross today announced it was spending $2.7 million to provide financial support for Haitian families affected by the January 2010 earthquake so their children can attend school. An estimated 3,000 children in the Port-au-Prince neighborhood of Croix Deprez, a hilly area where many homes