Housing in Haiti: The next chapter

More than two and a half years since the devastating earthquake, meeting shelter needs remains among Haiti’s greatest challenges.

Speaking to Devex on the margins of the 2012 Clinton Global Initiative, Jonathan Reckford, CEO of Habitat for Humanity International, gives an update of the housing situation in the Caribbean country and what needs to be done to address the crisis.

Lars Schwetje contributed reporting from New York.

Check out the rest of our interview with Jonathan Reckford, as well as our conversations with other global development luminaries who attended this year’s Clinton Global Initiative.

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    Rolf Rosenkranz oversees a talented team of in-house journalists, correspondents and guest contributors located around the globe. Since joining Devex in early 2008, Rolf has been instrumental in growing its fledgling news operation into the leading online source for global development news and analysis. Previously, Rolf was managing editor at Inside Health Policy, a subscription-based news service in Washington. He has reported from Africa for the Johannesburg-based Star and its publisher, Independent News & Media, as well as the Westdeutsche Allgemeine Zeitung, a German daily.

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