Haiti Liberté's Kim Ives on OXFAM, NGOs, & the history of western colonialism in Haiti

By Brian Becker & Kim Ives, Loud & Clear, Feb. 22, 2018

The food charity Oxfam is reeling after reports that some of its senior staff members in Haiti trafficked prostitutes, including underage girls. The allegations are not new. Oxfam had earlier been accused of similar behavior in Chad, South Sudan, and Liberia. And just this afternoon, the Haitian government suspended all Oxfam activities in the country. Brian and John speak with Kim Ives, an editor of the newspaper Haiti Liberte.

 

Posted Feb. 25, 2018