Institute for Justice and Democracy in Haiti

IJDH Board Members Paul Farmer and Ira Kurzban Testify to the U.S. Congress

IJDH Board Chair Ira Kurzban, Esq. and Board Member Paul Farmer, MD will speak Tuesday before the Congressional Black Caucus as part of the event “Focus on Haiti: The Road to Recovery – Six Month Review.” The event is sponsored by the Congressional Black Caucus with the support of the Haiti Advocacy Working Group, of which IJDH is a part. Topics to be covered include education, Haiti’s upcoming elections, violence against Haitian women and girls, and immigration policy toward Haitians.

  • Read the press release here.
  • Read issue briefs by Haiti Advocacy Working Group members here.
  • Read Camille Chalmers’ testimony here.
  • Read Paul Farmer’s testimony here.
  • Read Ira J. Kurzban’s testimony here.
  • Read Loune Viaud’s testimony here.
  • Read notes from the event here.

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