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Global Politics

Preval meets Obama

Haiti's President, Rene Preval, met with President Obama at the White House today. Preval asked the US to keep helping rebuild his nation following January's devastating earthquake. The World's Katy Clark reports.

Global Politics

Rebuilding Haiti

Haiti's government has unveiled an expensive reconstruction plan for the country. But there are questions over how best to spend the money. Anchor Jeb Sharp speaks with reporter Amy Bracken in Port-au-Prince.

Conflict & Justice

Haiti's rainy season looming

Today, there are thousands of Haitians living in tent camps. Officials have declared 21 of those camps �high-risk.' They're likely to flood in the coming rainy season. And now, the rains are beginning. The World's Amy Bracken reports.

Global Politics

Jobs a priority for Haitians

Safe housing is an urgent need for quake survivors in Haiti. But what many want is jobs. According to a survey Haitians believe jobs should be the number one priority for reconstruction. We speak with Alison Hayes, Oxfam's Policy Manager for Haiti.

Global Politics

Decentralizing Haiti reconstruction

Haitian representatives are meeting with donors. They're presenting a plan for rebuilding. An essential component of that plan involves building infrastructure and creating jobs, but outside of Port-au-Prince. The World's Amy Bracken has more.