New York University's Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies presents author and Professor Mark Schuller speaking about his new book Killing With Kindness: Haiti, International Aid, and NGOs. Set in Haiti during the 2004 coup and its aftermath, Killing with Kindness offers a richly researched ethnographic comparisons of two Haitian women’s NGOs working in HIV/AIDS prevention, one with public funding (including USAID), the other with private European NGO partners. Written like a detective story, the book probes the fascinating relationship between international development aid relationships, NGOs, and local communities.
Friday, March 8th, 2013, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center, Room 404W
53 Washington Square South
This event is free and open to the public
Photo ID is required for entry into the building
Mark Schuller is Assistant Professor of Anthropology and NGO Leadership Development at Northern Illinois University and affiliate at the Faculté d’Ethnologie, l’Université d’État d’Haïti.
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