The highest prevalence of food insecurity in Haiti is in the North, where up to 42 percent of households do not have reliable access to affordable, nutritious food. 

MPA is a women’s peasant organization in Haiti that began in 1984 in response exploitation of women farmers. Women Thrive has helped MPA achieve their goals of lifting the voices of the rural farming population to key decision-makers but there is still work to be done. 

YOU CAN HELP

For anyone who’s ever been made to feel less than who they are, here’s a pick-me-up from former U.S. First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt…

More than one third of women and girls will experience physical or sexual violence at some point in their lives.

We can ALL help stop violence. Encourage your friends to get involved or send your own message to a Senator at http://bit.ly/1rbK6SI

Urge your Senators to support IVAWA.