Monday, January 18, 2010

Haiti Blogs & websites

Haiti blogs covering the earthquake (Haiti-based)

- The Livesay [Haiti] Weblog
- Pour ne pas oublier… (French)
- Le Réseau Citadelle (French)
- Pwojé Espwa - Hope In Haiti
- Haiti, Land of Freedom
- Real Hope for Haiti Rescue Center
- how can they hear
- The Life and Times of the Mangine Many

Other blogs about Haiti
- Boston Haitian Reporter | http://www.bostonhaitian.com/
- Haitifeed | http://www.haitifeed.com/
- The Haitian Blogger | http://thehaitianblogger.blogspot.com/
- Dying in Haiti | http://dyinginhaiti.blogspot.com/
- Konbit Pou Ayiti | http://www.konpay.org/
- Lougou Corner | http://lougoucorner.blogspot.com/
- Designer Mama | http://designermama-manaallamano.blogspot.com/
- Le Coin de Pierre [Fr] | http://jfjpm.blogspot.com/
- Dispatches from a fragile island | http://www.haititales.com/

Other information resources
- Wikipedia | Haiti Earthquake
- Ushahidi | Local reports of devastation are being recorded on an online map by UN OCHA/Colombia and the International Network of Crisis Mappers (CM*Net). Submit reports of incidents online. Read about the genesis of the map here.
- US Geological Survey podcast answering questions about the earthquake
- PBS MediaShift | Best Online Resources for Following Haiti News, Taking Action
- CNN's iReport Earthquake rocks Haiti has photos and video, and there is a special section for those seeking loved ones in Haiti.
- The New York Times has a page dedicated to helping locate missing persons in Haiti
- The Lede (The New York Times Blog) posts updates on rescue and recovery in Haiti
- Haiti.org.br | Website by independent Brazilian journalists with updates from both mainstream media and their sources on the ground in Haiti
- ReliefWeb | A preliminary map of damage in Port-au-Prince
- New York Times relief map graphic giving some geological context and highlighting affected areas
- ICRC | Family News Network of the International Committee of the Red Cross, dedicated to helping people find missing relatives in Haiti
- Google Crisis Response | Google's Person Finder for the Haiti earthquake

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