THIS IS AMERICA & THE WORLD is a weekly, international affairs television series, which is produced in Washington, New York City, and in countries around the world. The series is broadcast nationally on public television and PBS stations. The series is also distributed internationally by Voice of America Television. Whether here in the United States or abroad, DENNIS WHOLEY sets out to explore the cultural, social and political lives of people around the world.
On this episode of THIS IS AMERICA & THE WORLD, Dennis Wholey is in the Republic of Haiti to learn about its potential for growth and opportunity. While in Port-au-Prince and in the northern region of the country, Dennis visits with a variety of businessmen, government officials and expatriates that speak to both the country’s current need for jobs but also Haiti’s potential for investment. Interviews include American businesses employing Haitians, Haitian companies that have been in operation for decades and foreign companies that have turned to Haiti as a target for major investment.