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Haiti: The Grassroots Response

On January 12, 2010, Chavanes Casséus, coordinator of Mouvement Paysan 3ème Section Camp-Perrin (MP3K), was in the capital to purchase materials to put the finishing touches on a processing center built with MP3K’s IAF grant. When the earthquake struck, he had just pulled into a space in a Port-au-Prince garage. Thirty seconds later the pickup truck was flattened. Casséus survived but mourns the loss of his daughter, 16, who was attending school in Port-au-Prince.

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Remembering 2010 Earthquake

A short film about grassroots partners of the Inter-American Foundation who are leading the way to rebuild Haiti.

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