Haiti — surviving the earthquake, and moving on

Combined support from donors, international aid agencies and Haitians themselves have helped change the landscape of this small island nation, five years after the powerful earthquake that devastated the country. A guest opinion from Plan International's country director in Haiti.

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About the author

  • John Chaloner

    John Chaloner is the country director of Plan International in Haiti. He has been working in the development sector since 1974, firstly in teaching in East and West Africa and then in development programming and administration in the U.K., Sudan and the Pacific. He started working for Plan in 1990.