June 27, 2012 /
Inter Press Service
There's a new gold rush under way in northern Haiti, one of the world's poorest countries. Critics fear that it's foreign mining companies, not the people of Haiti, who are likely to benefit most.
June 11, 2012 /
Two Canadian mining companies are picking up where the Dominican Republic government left off. Their gold mine could pay off big, but Haiti's rivers and lakes are likely to suffer.
June 8, 2012
Award-winning documentary film highlights the impact of cholera in Haiti—and calls for holding the United Nations responsible.
June 8, 2012
Pulitzer Center Senior Editor Tom Hundley highlights this week's reporting from China to Nicaragua.
June 7, 2012 /
More than half a century of digging for gold has yet to lift the Haitians of Lakwev out of poverty.
June 5, 2012
Poet Kwame Dawes headlines Pulitzer Center multimedia exploration of Haiti's earthquake through the lives, and voices, of Haitians confronting the ongoing consequences of this disaster.
June 3, 2012
"We are poor but what's underground could make us rich." Haitians debate the mixed blessings of new gold wealth discovered in the country's north.
June 1, 2012
Pulitzer Center Senior Editor Tom Hundley highlights this week's reporting from Haiti and Azerbaijan.
June 1, 2012 /
A mining bonanza worth $20 billion could help reduce Haiti's dependency on foreign aid. But will mining companies and corrupt government officials take it all for themselves?
May 30, 2012 /
Developing the wealth of natural resources beneath Haiti's soil may not improve the fortunes of the impoverished people who live on it.