Sabri Ben-Achour

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Global Politics

Haiti's mobile money

Sarah Palin urged Americans on Sunday not to forget Haiti as she wrapped up a weekend visit to the Caribbean nation. Haitians have been looking for ways to help themselves and some are using their cell phones to do so. Sabri Ben-Acho reports from Haiti.

Conflict & Justice

Haiti's restavek' children

�Restaveks'. It's an old cultural institution that nowadays often equates to child slavery. The UN estimates that 183,000 Haitian children are restaveks. Reporter Sabri Ben-Achour from WAMU visited a special school for these children.


Haiti cholera death toll rises

The UN has appealed for nearly $164 million to fight a cholera outbreak in Haiti which has now claimed around 800 lives. Reporter Sabri Ben-Achour of station WAMU sent this report.


Haiti's sanitation problem after the quake

As many Haitians settle in tent cities, water has become a critical issue. Aid organizations and the Haitian government were quick to establish a water supply, but as Sabri Ben-Achour reports from Port-au-Prince, sanitation is quite another matter.