From Presbyterians for Ecological and Economic Justice:
How an international, grassroots mobilization helped spur the G7's decision to cancel Haiti's onerous foreign debt.
Just as things seemed to be at their bleakest for Haiti, millions of voices around the world helped win a remarkable victory that will be a first step in the country’s post-earthquake reconstruction and recovery. The growing global chorus demanded cancellation of Haiti’s $1 billion in foreign debt — an impossible amount for the country to repay in the midst of such devastation. Read the article from YES!