Three years later, Haiti no better off | BBC News


The ensuing devastation left an already poor and struggling nation with an incapacitated infrastructure and hundreds of thousands of people dead.

Three years later, …Haiti is no better off.

As many as 400,000 people still live in tent cities. It’s likely that UN peacekeepers inadvertently caused the country’s worst cholera epidemic in recent history. And more than half of funds pledged for reconstruction efforts remains undelivered.

via BBC News – Why is Haiti no better off despite quake relief effort?.

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Posted on January 10, 2013, in Agenda 21, Cities, International, United Nations and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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