Melise D. Huggins

Haiti Earthquake 2010

UN Haiti Relief, Recovery, Development

UN Haiti Relief, Recovery, DevelopmentCalling for UN Immediate Relief and Recovery for Haiti.

What is there to say about this tragedy? What to do? How to get there? As a Caribbean national having grown up in New York, I have always been around Haitians; they were my next door neighbors, renting from the old Jewish lady with mezuzahs on her doorways, as existed on my home.…
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Women Activisim

Women Activism in Emerging Economies

Women Activism in Emerging EconomiesIn Trinidad, 2009, two books were written regarding a nascent activist movement against the plan of the government for smelter in southern lands, untouched forest since the time of Columbus. Both books were written by men, activists in this Anti-Smelter movement. One book was written by humanities lecturer Dr. Wayne Kublalsingh.…
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