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Haiti presentation

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Haiti presentation

  1. 1. CREATED BY: CAYLA HIGGINS, ROBERT HODGSON, CLAY MASON, AND HANNAH KING<br />Haiti<br />
  2. 2. Haiti<br />Capital= Port-au-Prince<br />GDP per capita= $1,300<br />
  3. 3. History of Haiti<br />Originally inhabited by Arawakan people<br />December 5th, 1942 – Discovered by Christopher Columbus and claimed for Spain<br />Called Hispaniola<br />1664 – France claimed western portion<br />Renamed Saint-Domingue<br />January 1st,1804 – declared independence and reclaimed original name of Haiti (“Land of Mountains”)<br />
  4. 4. Government of Haiti<br />Governmental intervention by other countries (including the U.S.) <br />Undergone coup d'état <br />Claims to be a parliamentary democracy<br />Current President: Michel Martelly<br />Current Prime Minister: Jean-Max Bellerive<br />
  5. 5. J<br />A<br />C<br />M<br />E<br />L<br />Wealthier Haitian cities<br />Labadee<br />
  6. 6. Petionville, Haiti<br />
  7. 7. Haitian life<br />
  8. 8. Rural areas of Haiti found on or near mountains<br />
  9. 9. Shacks found in rural Haiti<br />
  10. 10. Life style of rural Haiti<br />
  11. 11. Haitian children receiving donations<br />
  12. 12. Haitian children who live in poverty<br />
  13. 13. Haitian children waiting for food<br />
  14. 14. Starving Haitians<br />
  15. 15. Two different sides of Port-au-Prince<br />
  16. 16. S<br />L<br />U<br />M<br />S<br />I<br />N<br />P<br />O<br />R<br />T<br />-<br />A<br />U<br />-<br />P<br />R<br />I<br />N<br />C<br />E<br />H<br />A<br />I<br />T<br />I<br />‘<br />S<br />C<br />A<br />P<br />I<br />T<br />A<br />L<br />
  17. 17. Slums<br />
  18. 18. Slums of Cite Soleil <br />
  19. 19. Damage done by the earthquake<br />
  20. 20. Before and after shots of the Presidential Palace<br />
  21. 21. People after the earthquake<br />
  22. 22. Emotions brought on by the earthquake<br />
  23. 23. Piles of bodies of those killed by the earthquake<br />
  24. 24. Victims killed by the earthquake<br />
  25. 25. Red Cross Relief Camp<br />Decomposing body in the street<br />
  26. 26. Relief camps set up in Haiti following the earthquake<br />
  27. 27. Cholera outbreak strikes rural Haiti<br />
  28. 28. People infected with cholera<br />
  29. 29. Haitian children attend school while staying in relief camps<br />

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