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Internews: Media Coordinating Relief in Haiti – Pulitzer Center Untold Stories

Internews: Media Coordinating Relief in Haiti

 

Summer Marion, Pulitzer Center
Images and video by Jennifer Glasse, Internews

Food distribution
A food distribution queue in Haiti this week

Haiti’s infrastructural devastation in the wake of last week’s earthquake highlights media’s critical role in facilitating relief efforts. Mark Frohardt knows this all too well. Frohardt is Vice President for Health and Humanitarian Media at Internews, an international media and development organization mandated to empower local media. He and his team arrive in disaster areas at the height of crises to fill gaps in information sharing and provide local media outlets with the necessary tools to rebuild.

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