Haiti

A man pulls his cart at a market near the Cite Soleil slum in the Haitian capital Port-au-Prince. <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="EVHST0000230" title="Haiti Earthquake (2010)" href="/topic/disasters-accidents/earthquakes/haiti-earthquake-%282010%29-EVHST0000230.topic">Earthquake</a>-hit Haiti has been given 200 million dollars in aid by the Inter-American Development Bank, the funds of which would be disbursed over 10 years as assistance and not a loan. A catastrophic January 2010 quake killed over 220,000 people, mostly in the Caribbean nation's capital area leaving massive damage.

( Getty Images / March 9, 2011 )

A man pulls his cart at a market near the Cite Soleil slum in the Haitian capital Port-au-Prince. Earthquake-hit Haiti has been given 200 million dollars in aid by the Inter-American Development Bank, the funds of which would be disbursed over 10 years as assistance and not a loan. A catastrophic January 2010 quake killed over 220,000 people, mostly in the Caribbean nation's capital area leaving massive damage.

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