Pages in this set

Page 1

Preview of page 1
Geo file
September 2012
Online 672

Sally Garrington


The Haiti Earthquake 2010 ­ A Study
of Vulnerability
On 12 January 2010 an earthquake home from family members abroad, was movement in the Enriquillo-
measuring 7 on the Richter scale which in 2008 formed 32% of the Plantain Garden fault system,…

Page 2

Preview of page 2
September 2012 no.672 The Haiti Earthquake 2010 ­ A Study of Vulnerability
Figure 2: Some of the factors affecting Haiti's vulnerability and capacity to cope systems were in place. Chile is a
much more prosperous country than
Only 50% had access to latrines in Port-au-Prince.
Only 33% had access to…

Page 3

Preview of page 3
September 2012 no.672 The Haiti Earthquake 2010 ­ A Study of Vulnerability

Eventually tents were flown in and should be stressed that some NGOs continued. Another serious problem
up to 1500 camps were set up all were very well run with minimal was that of rape and other sexual
over…

Page 4

Preview of page 4
September 2012 no.672 The Haiti Earthquake 2010 ­ A Study of Vulnerability

better quality now than before the Figure 4: Park's model (or hazard response curve) adapted for Haiti
earthquake, but what will happen
Improvement
when the NGOs leave? There is a Normality
need for a long-term strategy. Many
of…

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar Geography resources:

See all Geography resources »