A ‘Lost Decade’: Haiti Still Struggles To Recover 10 Years After Massive Earthquake

Canaan is a slum north of Port-au-Prince inhabited by displaced earthquake survivors. The sprawling array of concrete homes and wooden shacks is home to more than a quarter of a million people.

Billions of dollars poured into Haiti after the 2010 earthquake, giving the economy a boost. But reconstruction hasn’t lived up to what was promised and Haitians tell NPR they feel forgotten.

(Image credit: Richard Tsong-Taatarii for NPR)