Haiti 2010

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  • Primary effects
    • Haiti 2010
      • Secondary effects
        • A year later people were still living in camps so cholera spread.
      • Responses
        • The first country to give aid was the Dominican republic.
      • Effects
        • 300,000 injured
        • Industry
          • The production of clothing is the single largest sector in the Haitian economy
          • Cruise ships started to visit, new hotels were being built. then it sopped after the earthquake
        • Buildings
          • 250,00 residential buildings and 30,000 commercial buildings had collapsed
          • The presidential palace, National assembly building, the Port-au-Prince cathedral were all damaged in the earthquake.
      • Cause
        • 12th January 2010 at 4:53 pm
        • North american and Caribbean plate
    • Social
      • 1 million homeless.
      • Evan Monsignac was trapped under the rubble for 27 days
    • Economic
      • 7.8 billion damage
      • 80% of people already below the poverty line
      • Haiti didn't have the infrastructure for the rescues. e.g. roads
    • Environmental
      • 60% of government buildings damaged

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