Rebuilding Haiti: How Not to Do it

This piece at Rolling Stone is a guide to how not to go about rebuilding a devastated country like Haiti. Apparently, sending all the really bright people to plan things and giving them all the money they could possibly want doesn’t work. Who knew?

It’s worth reading all nine pages of it it: it might depress you or it might enrage you but there is a lesson to be learned.

Read more:http://www.forbes.com/sites/timworstall/2011/08/21/rebuilding-haiti-how-not-to-do-it/

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