Randy Martin Randy Martin, Director for Partnership Development, East Asia Randy Martin’s stories Japan: Reflections on two years supporting tsunami-hit communities The 200 local small businesses we’ve reached are collectively the region’s largest employer. They also lie at the center of community life, and are a critical part of the recovery for everyone here. Japan: Biodiesel enterprise fuels economic recovery If you had never visited Japan’s tsunami-ravaged coast until this week, the bleak landscape where homes and businesses once stood would be sobering. Japan: On my way to Japan I'm on my way to Japan to support the emergency relief efforts of our partner, Peace Winds. But I wanted to take a moment to say thank you. Haiti: Meet our Haiti response team The first members of our emergency-response team are headed to the quake zone, where they'll quickly assess needs and begin delivering relief to affected families. Haiti: Scrambling to help Haiti I've been on the phone for most of the last three hours figuring out the best way we can respond to the news in Haiti. Pakistan: Meeting with Obama envoy on Pakistan Earlier today I was among representatives of seven members of Interaction, a coalition of humanitarian agencies, who met with Richard Holbrooke, the Obama administration's Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan. The topic: Pakistan's growing IDP crisis.