Canadian Humanitarian Initiatives Committee

collaborative technology addressing humanitarian needs


Relief and Reconstruction Effort in Haiti

We are currently collaborating with IEEE initiatives, mainly through the HTC, to assist in the relief and reconstruction effort in Haiti.

Here is one initiative I found on IEEE (could not find any info on this except for donation form): IEEE Haiti Engineering Education Rebuilding Fund

Information & news coverage, CBC:

Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada: Canada’s response to the earthquake in Haiti

Canadian International Development Agency
* Donating and fundraising criteria
* Eligible donations
* Additional information for registered charities
* Information for organizations interested in submitting proposals

ReliefWeb: An independent vehicle of information, designed specifically to assist the international humanitarian community in effective delivery of emergency assistance, it provides timely, reliable and relevant information as events unfold, while emphasizing the coverage of “forgotten emergencies” at the same time. ReliefWeb was launched in October 1996 and is administered by the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA)