The letters from Central Africa have helped us over recent months to stay close to our friends in Central Africa during the most difficult moments of the crisis being experienced in the country. We remain very moved by their gestures of courage (…)
Research and Studies Artisans of Peace Overcoming Poverty introduces partners in peacebuilding whose efforts have too often remained unrecognized. In Haiti, these are people like: Merita Colot, who lived in a “no-go zone” and made a point of opening her door for child development projects; Jean-Hughes Henrys, a doctor who refuses to leave for greener pastures and who fights brain drain by encouraging young people to remain despite hardship; and Michèle Montas, then Special Adviser to the UN, who sought out people like Merita and her neighbors so they could provide insights from their experience on how to rebuild the country in such a way that no one would be left behind.
Research and Studies On September 10th, ATD Fourth World released our newest book, Artisans of Peace Overcoming Poverty, which introduces partners in peace-building whose efforts have too often remained unrecognized.
International Action Isabelle Pypaert Perrin, ATD Fourth World’s Director General, will present the “Challenge 2015: Towards Sustainable Development That Leaves No One Behind” report at a roundtable of the Convergences World Forum in Paris, on September 8th.