THIS STORY HAS BEEN FORMATTED FOR EASY PRINTING

Champion for Haiti stresses local role

Government vital to quake recovery

A woman walked past a burning barricade yesterday in Port-au-Prince during a protest alleging the Haitian government has not helped to rebuild the area after the Jan. 12 earthquake. A woman walked past a burning barricade yesterday in Port-au-Prince during a protest alleging the Haitian government has not helped to rebuild the area after the Jan. 12 earthquake. (Ramon Espinosa/Associated Press)
By Stephen Smith
Globe Staff / July 28, 2010

E-mail this article

Invalid E-mail address
Invalid E-mail address

Sending your article

Your article has been sent.

Text size +

Dr. Paul Farmer, the charismatic founder of Boston-based Partners in Health, told Congress yesterday that the path to recovery in earthquake-shattered Haiti must be charted by that nation’s government and not by outside aid agencies, no matter how well intentioned. (Full article: 424 words)

This article is available in our archives:

Globe Subscribers

FREE for subscribers

Subscribers to the Boston Globe get unlimited access to our archives.

Not a subscriber?

Non-Subscribers

Purchase an electronic copy of the full article. Learn More

  • $9.95 1 month archives pass
  • $24.95 3 months archives pass
  • $74.95 1 year archives pass

Boston.com top stories on Twitter

    waiting for twitterWaiting for Twitter to feed in the latest...