Rep. Frederica Wilson, Hyppolite Pierre interpreting, speaks at the Land & Housing Briefing. Colette Lespinasse of GARR on left and Pierre DouDou of RENHASSA on right.

Byenveni! The Haiti Advocacy Working Group (HAWG) welcomes you to our Haiti 2 Year Commemoration website. Here you will find more information about the HAWG, a list of our 2 year recommendations to the US government and international financial institutions, in both English and French, the schedule of 2 year commemoration events in both English and French and photos, blogs and media coverage of the events. You can also learn more about the amazing Haitian grassroots and Diaspora partners who came to Washington, DC to testify before the U.S. Congress and read the report of the commemoration events, including details from the 5 congressional briefings sponsored by Representatives Frederica Wilson (FL-17), Barbara Lee (CA-09), Yvette D. Clarke (NY-11), Donald Payne (NJ-10,) and Maxine Waters(CA-35).


More Info about the HAWG

HAWG Recommendations (English)   /   Recommendations du HAWG (Francais)

Events Schedule (English)   /   Programme des Evenements (Francais)

HAWG Reception Invitation

Advocacy Week Photos

Blogs and Media Coverage

Speakers’ Bios

HAWG Report on DC Advocacy Week    /   Rapport du HAWG de la Semaine a Plaidoyer a DC

HAWG’s Haiti Photo Exhibit


Please let us know if you have any questions or if you’re interested in learning more about the HAWG and how you and your international development or international advocacy organization can get more involved with its Haiti grassroots advocacy efforts.

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Kysseline Jean-Mary Chérestal, ActionAid USA, [email protected]
Ian Schwab, American Jewish World Service, [email protected]
Jasmine Huggins, Church World Service, [email protected]
Shelley Moskowitz, Unitarian Universalist Service Committee, [email protected]
Elaine Zuckerman, Gender Action, [email protected]