This page is dedicated to the current work being done in Haiti  after the 12 January 2010 Earthquake by the World Monuments Fund (WMF), co-sponsored by FOKAL and the Prince Claus Fund.  The Team's work in Haiti is hosted by the Fondation Connaissance & Liberté (FOKAL), and funded by WMF, FOKAL, and The Prince Claus Fund.

  The WMF Gingerbread Project in the News


U.K. GUARDIAN Newspaper, 12 January 2011 (earthquake 1st anniversary). Arts section cover story including report on Gingerbread Houses, and interview with FOKAL President Michèle D. Pierre-Louis.

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Magazine, July 26, 2010
Rediscovering Haiti's Gingerbread Houses" by Kathie Klarreich

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Home Energy Magazine, July/Aug 2010, "What We Can Learn From HAITI", Leslie Jackson.

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Aljazeera.net has posted a news story on the Gingerbread Houses dated August 23, 2010 at 23:12 Mecca Time.
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The Wall Street Journal Magazine, May 2011, published an article on the Gingerbreads.

To see the article as it was printed: CLICK HERE (3MB)

To go to the article on the WSJ website, CLICK HERE

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