The American Red Cross in Haiti

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A post by Peter Jordens.

In this follow-up on our post Red Cross ‘squandered millions’ in #Haiti relief efforts, we provide a link to an article in which NPR correspondent Laura Sullivan, co-author of the report by ProPublica and NPR on mismanagement and lack of transparency in the American Red Cross’ relief efforts in post-earthquake Haiti, explains what made NPR look into American Red Cross efforts in Haiti: http://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2015/06/05/412071811/behind-the-story-what-made-npr-look-into-red-cross-efforts-in-haiti

We also provide links to the American Red Cross’ response to the critical report:

The Real Story of the 6 Homes in Haiti: Answering Your Questions, David Meltzer, American Red Cross, June 5, 2015, http://www.redcross.org/news/article/The-Real-Story-of-the-6-Homes-Answering-Questions-about-Haiti

Investing in Haiti: Helping Families Rebuild, American Red Cross, June 5, 2015, http://www.redcross.org/news/article/Investing-in-Haiti-Helping-Families-Rebuild

Red Cross defends Haiti aid work after investigation found it only built six houses, Stella Dawson, Reuters, June 5, 2015, http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/world/red-cross-defends-haiti-aid-work-after-investigation-found-it-only-built-six-houses/article24818686

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