Building homes and hope in Haiti: Three years into the recovery
On Jan. 12, 2010, a 7.0-magnitude earthquake struck Port-au-Prince, Haiti
More than two million people were affected. Nearly 190,000 houses were damaged and 105,000 were completely destroyed.
Three years after the earthquake, Habitat has helped more than 50,000 families in Haiti. Many more families are still desperately in need of support. Today, more than 300,000 survivors remain homeless.
|A How-to Guide for the Legal Sale of Property in Haiti
Land access, land reform and land systems continue to hamper Haiti's recovery. This is why we have helped create the Haiti Property Law Working Group to advocate for land issues.
The Haiti Land Transaction manual is the first in a series of four publications that support the understanding, focus and capacity of Haiti to deal with long-standing land issues.