British Christian group urges government to cancel Haiti's debt
Catholic World News - February 05, 2010
Christian Aid has presented a petition to the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Alastair Darling, calling for prompt action to eliminate the foreign debt owed by Haiti. The Christian Aid petition, bearing 15,000 signatures, calls upon Darling to use his influence with other leaders of the G7 industrial nations to cancel the $890 million owed by Haiti, as a means of helping the devastated nation to escape its poverty.
An appeal from our founder, Dr. Jeffrey Mirus:
Dear reader: If you found the information on this page helpful in your pursuit of a better Catholic life, please support our work with a donation. Your donation will help us reach seven million Truth-seeking readers worldwide this year. Thank you!
Progress toward our July expenses ($33,493 to go):
All comments are moderated. To lighten our editing burden, only current donors are allowed to Sound Off. If you are a donor, log in to see the comment form; otherwise please support our work, and Sound Off!