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USAID: Haiti recovery won’t happen overnight — nationnews.com


Four years after Haiti was struck by a powerful earthquake that killed an estimated 300 000 people and damaged most of the country’s infrastructure, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is warning that the impoverished, French-speaking Caribbean country’s recovery “won’t happen overnight”.

USAID mission director to Haiti, John Groarke, said in a statement on today that USAID was “striving to build the capacity of local organizations to lead and manage development initiatives.

“This necessarily involves building public and private institutions so Haitians can lead and manage their own development. via  — nationnews.com

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