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Mme. Mildred Aristide Bay Area Presentation


Watch this recording of the presentation by Mme. Mildred Aristide, the former First Lady of Haiti and a member of the Board of Administration of the University of the Dr. Aristide Foundation (UNIFA), who came to the Bay Area to discuss the remarkable work of UNIFA amidst the deepening crisis in Haiti.

As always, Haitians continue to persevere in the face of the most daunting challenges. One shining example is the ongoing work of the University of the Dr. Aristide Foundation, which now has over 5,000 students and faculties in Medicine, Nursing, Dentistry, Physical Therapy, Law, Architecture, Economics, Education, and Agriculture, and just opened a new teaching hospital. UNIFA embodies the spirit of the new Haiti being built under the most trying conditions.


To help support the vital work of UNIFA and its teaching hospital at this critical time, please donate at haitiemergencyrelief.org

Endorsers: Advancing the Research, Africa Today KPFA, Afrikan Children’s Advanced Learning Center, All African People’s Revolutionary Party, ANSWER Coalition – SF Bay Area, Arab Resource and Organizing Center, BAYAN-USA, Bay Area Alliance for a Sustainable Puerto Rico, Bay Area Black Alliance for Peace, Bay Area CISPES, Black Cultural Zone Collaborative, Bay Area Cuba Solidarity Network, Caminante Cultural Foundation, Catalyst Project, Center for Gender & Refugee Studies, Center For Political Education, Centro del Poder Popular/ Center for People Power, Chiapas Support Committee, Code Pink – Golden Gate Chapter, Committee of Anti-Imperialists in Solidarity with Iran, East Bay Gray Panthers, East Bay Sanctuary Covenant, Ecumenical Peace Institute/CALC, Fighting-Words.net, 4 Nations Solidarity Coalition, Freedom Archives, GABRIELA USA, Global Exchange, Global Women’s Strike, Haiti Information Project, Haiti Support Group – Guyana, Human Agenda, Institute for Justice & Democracy in Haiti, International Action Center, International Committee of the National Lawyers Guild, International League of People’s Struggles – Bay Area, Justice Vanguard, Kemet Foundation, LAGAI-Queer Insurrection, Lavender Phoenix, Malcolm X Grassroots Movement, Marcus Books, Members of N’COBRA, Moratorium Now Coalition – Detroit, National Jericho Movement, National Lawyers Guild – SF Bay Area Chapter, New Afrikan People’s Organization, NorCal TPS Coalition, Pan-African Peoples’ Organization, Payday Men’s Network, Peninsula Peace and Justice Center, People’s Eye Photography, People’s Organization for Progress, Poor Magazine, Prison Radio, San Francisco Living Wage Coalition, San José Peace & Justice Center, SHARE Foundation, Socialist Action, Spirit of Mandela, Task Force On The Americas, UC Law San Francisco Haiti Justice Partnership,UNAC – Northern California, United Black Association for Development Educational Foundation – Belize, US Palestinian Community Network, Venceremos Brigade – Bay Area Committee, Venceremos Brigade – Northern California, Veterans for Peace – SF Chapter #69, Women of Color of the Global Women’s Strike, Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom – Santa Cruz Co. Branch, Women United Against Genocide, Workers World Party