News+Politics August 15, 2012
George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight In Haiti: Special Episode

Tonight we're airing a special repeat broadcast of our show featuring highlights from George's trip to Haiti two years after the 2010 earthquake that rocked the tiny nation.

In the documentary, George talks with Paul Haggis, whose NGO Artists for Peace and Justice is involved in building schools in the country, as well as Stephanie Tremblay and Janne Suvanto from the World Food Programme, Patrick Elie, a former politician and an activist in Haiti, Father Rick Frechette, director of NPH Haiti, and Lolo, of the Haitian band Boukman Eksperyans.

The broadcast also features George's conversations with a number of others involved in Haiti's recovery, including former Governor General Michaëlle Jean, former NHLer Georges Laraque, actress Olivia Wilde and Haitian activist Jean-Claude O. Fignolé of ActionAid.

To see the full episode, follow the link at the bottom of this page or visit here.

For a list of some of the organizations hard at work on the ground in Haiti, and information on how you can find out more about them, check out our list here.

Here is George's documentary, in two parts:

If you've already seen last night's show, you may want to try your hand at a the World Food Programme's Haiti Hunger Quiz. For every person who takes the quiz, a child in Haiti will receive a warm meal, courtesy of an anonymous donor to the WFP. Click on the image below to test your knowledge and help out:

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