Haiti: three years on

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Haiti: three years on

11 January 2013

On the three-year anniversary of Haiti's devastating earthquake, Concern Worldwide was critical of those with unreasonable expectations regarding the pace of recovery. 

Below is an excerpt from the press release:

Anyone focusing on simple highly-visible solutions in Haiti is living in dreamland,” said Concern’s Regional Director, Bríd Kennedy. “We’ve seen some commentators and critics of the pace of the recovery zone-in purely on issues like the number of people left in camps and roadside rubble. This does an injustice to the complex history and great resilience of the people of Haiti, as well as much of the effective work done by the international community and aid agencies.

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Haiti: three years on

On the three-year anniversary of Haiti's devastating earthquake, Concern Worldwide was critical of those with unreasonable expectations regarding the pace of recovery.