Actor and Goodwill Ambassador Jimmy Jean-Louis speak before The Committee on Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere Hearing in Washington DC on: The Crisis in Haiti: Are We Moving Fast Enough?
The Hero actor was quoting saying to the committee â€œitâ€™s equally important, I am speaking today as a Haitian who was on the ground days after the deadly quake and have remained committed to the relief and recovery of the island. And â€œThe smell of burning flesh, the cries of the survivors and the desperation of the people in the capital city will stay with me for the rest of my life.â€ The actor thanks the residence of the United State from private sector, government to individual donors and countless volunteers who worked during and after the quake. The actor saying â€œI say we are fortunate to have a neighbor that is willing to help out the most disadvantaged during a crisis. Haitians will remember the generous support, acts of kindness and prayers on their behalf.â€
Some of the list of topic Jimmy Jean Louis Talk about is the U.S. Support, International Private Sector, Media, NGOs & Programs, Cash for Work/Livelihoods, Housing Assessments, Human Rights, Community Development, Camps/ IDP Settlements, Coordination & Cooperation of relief efforts and Security.