Measuring Success in Reconstruction Efforts

Author: Eddie | Subject: Natural disaster

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Article excerpt:  In the aftermath of the catastrophic earthquake and aftershocks that devastated large parts of Haiti, including the capital Port-au-Prince in January 2010, and which claimed over one and a half million lives, other countries throughout the world offered $ billions in aid and expertise. The aim of this aid was to assist the population in coming to terms with the tragedy and to help rebuild the homes and infrastructure that had been destroyed