Georgette Mulheir is passionate about the crisis in Haiti. It is indicative of the founding of (DHD), known as Defend Haiti’s Democracy. Haiti has gone into crisis after an onslaught of violence, massacres, gangs and kidnappings caused by the power structure and state corruption. The current political climate in Haiti has been caused by the President and police force. Georgette Mulheir believes it can be fixed through action by the public and with a return back to a true democracy instead of an acting dictatorship.
As stated, Defend Haiti´s Democracy organization main purpose is to bring back democracy to Haiti and end the violence for everyone. Gangs and upper-level government officials reign terror over everyday citizens who want to protest or change the power structure of Haiti. Something Georgette Mulheir is also passionate about is helping children, which Haiti is exploiting for their own gains. In some instances, these children stuck in poverty are used to commit crimes and recruited into gangs.
Some are even kidnapped and are forced to do what they are told or they can be hurt or killed as a result. Mulheir argues this can all be fixed with a transition back to democracy and the creation of laws. Georgette Mulheir is recognized for her social work and philanthropic actions when it comes to helping communities and young children who are exploited. She works to bring families together through programs and has worked in many countries. Mulheir works to empower others who want to make a difference in the world. The global expert has even won awards for her work in the community.