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Decade after Haiti's big quake, president says aid system needs overhaul

Reuters Sunday, 12 January 2020
The international aid system is deeply flawed and needs an overhaul, Haitian President Jovenel Moise said on Saturday, almost 10 years since the impoverished Caribbean island nation was struck by one of the deadliest earthquakes in history.
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Haiti is a country that was extremely poor even before the devastating earthquake of January 12th, 2010. Today, Reuters reports nearly 60% of the population survives on less than $2.40 a day. A combination of weather, geography and sub-standard construction makes Haiti particularly vulnerable to...

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