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Posted byon January 12, 2011 at 1:12 PM EDT
Patrick Gaspard, Director of the White House Office of Political Affairs and the highest ranking Haitian-American official in the Obama Administration, looks back on the last year in Haiti and on toward the future.
Posted byon January 11, 2011 at 5:31 PM EDT
The President urges continued support from the international community and continued strength from the Haitian people.
Posted byon January 5, 2011 at 4:43 PM EDT
The White House Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships and the Centers at USAID and USDA hosted a Feed the Future event convening over 30 faith-based leaders with experience in food and agriculture programs. Administrator Shah announced four innovative opportunities for NGOs to partner with USAID.
Posted byon December 20, 2010 at 11:52 AM EDT
Ari Alexander, Director of the USAID Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships Office, was recognized recently by the President during a visit to the Oval Office for his efforts on local capacity building with procurement reform and work to promote engagement of faith-based organizations and other constituencies in development.
Posted byon November 12, 2010 at 4:20 PM EDT
Ari Alexander, the Deputy Director of the Center for Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships at USAID, describes a training for Local Capacity Development Teams on engaging religious actors and communities.
Posted byon September 24, 2010 at 12:12 PM EDT
Ari Alexander, Deputy Director at USAID's Center for Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships, describes recent meeting to facilitate interfaith dialogue and cooperation in Nigeria.
Posted byon August 27, 2010 at 3:39 PM EDT
In recognition of the fifth anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, DHS Secretary Napolitano discusses the department’s progress in helping the Gulf Coast recover and strengthening the nation’s ability to respond to and recover from disasters.
Posted byon July 12, 2010 at 5:45 PM EDT
President Obama holds a bilateral meeting with President Leonel Fernandez of the Dominican Republic.
Posted byon May 17, 2010 at 3:04 PM EDT
The DHS Faith/Community Center and White House participates in a conference for organizations active in disasters to highlight how partnerships support organizations at all levels before, during and after disasters.
Posted byon April 20, 2010 at 5:39 PM EDT
Sonia Kim, a staffer at the U.S. Embassy in Port-au-Prince, reflects on First Lady Michelle Obama’s visit to Haiti and provides an update from the ground. Learn how to contribute and watch exclusive footage of the First Lady and Dr. Jill Biden on their visit.