YSL joins CFDE Univ

Dean Georges Brunet, Dr. Michel Brutus, 3 students, and Greg Cronin show One Love.

Yon Sel Lanmou President Greg Cronin is now an adjunct professor at Centre de Formation et de Développement Économique (CFDE) University. He will co-teach a course in project development this spring, and teach ‘aquaponic farming’ once the FEED HAITI aquaponic system is operating.

Education needed for marine protected area to succeed

Haitian harpoon whale in MPA
The photo shows the humpback whale with a harpoon in its back. It died soon after.
The 3 Bays Marine Park in northern Haiti that was formed after an ecological assessment of the area by Yon Sel Lanmou and FoProBiM needs education and enforcement to succeed. We witnessed illegal harvesting of mangroves for charcoal in early January, and three days after we left the area, fishermen killed a humpback whale that entered the MPA. A brief article is here: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id=2&objectid=11386407

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Yon Sel Lanmou 5th Quake Anniversary Remembrance

Thanks to all who made this a huge success.
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Yon Sel Lanmou with N a Sonje is producing a community event to remember the victims of the earthquake that struck 5 years ago, to celebrate the lives of survivors, and share hope for the future. The day will include speeches by community leaders, a documentary about Village Mozayik, videos of the quake, music by Kob Nwa, Augustin Mona, and 2 Rasin, food, and beverage. Tickets are free, but limited to the event. Anybody can view our webcam of the event, so click join/going, and remember with us. Map it here: https://www.google.com/maps/place/Royalty+Free+Haiti/@18.50688,-72.231309,13z/data=!4m2!3m1!1s0x0:0x94614e74edd8aec3

Broadcast live streaming video on Ustream

View the event live here: http://www.ustream.tv/broadcaster/19732447


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