Global Sustainable Development & Ecology -- A Community Development Case Study of Haiti featuring the screening of award winning documentary "Le Valeur de l'Example" and special guest Guypson Catalis, CDi's current Farmer Exchange Program Participant from Haiti.
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Hear about Guypson's experience in the States, about his background in Haiti and about his vision and plans for when he returns. Learn about some exciting projects happening that, from the ground up, promise to deliver positive impact with local communities. Learn about a process called "Pyrolysis" and what it means to provide alternative energy sources in a country where firewood and wood-charcoal are so widely used every day that the country is now 99% deforested.
This film, screened for the first time in NYC, won First Prize at the 9th Terra Festival in Guadeloupe. Made by French producer Pierre Meynadier its original French title is "Haiti, le Valeur de l'Example". Thanks to our friends at Fondation Seguin for making this film available to us.
CE DOCUMENTAIRE, TOURNÉ EN JANVIER 2012 PAR LE REALISATEUR FRANCAIS PIERRE MEYNADIER, A OBTENU LE 1ER PRIX DU 9EME TERRA FESTIVAL EN GUADELOUPE.
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