All in Education

Planting Seeds of Leadership

What started as just a job turned into a passion as Estere Pierre began to learn more about the students’ lives and the role FOPJ could play in making a difference not just for the students, but for the community of Kafou Fèy  . 

Supporting children's rights in Haiti

Rèstavèk children are typically children who are sent by their parents to work as domestic servants because their parents lack the resources to support them.

MCC is working with partner TIMKATEC to provide primary and professional education, food and lodging and psycho-social support for vulnerable children.

MCC LACA: Peace Buttons and Education

Every year, MCC LACA brings together partners from around the region for an encounter around a specific theme. This year, we met in Colombia, to talk about education, and to visit an MCC partner, Edupaz, supported school. As always, the gathered practitioners are the experts.

New chances outside the city

In Haiti, MCC is helping give rural youth the chance to complete vocational training without leaving home. When a 2010 earthquake destroyed the house where 16-year-old Rosie Tannis lived with her aunt and uncle in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, it took not only her home but also her plans to finish high school and study agronomy and languages at a university. (...)