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Global Politics

Rebuilding Haiti

Haiti's infrastructure for things like clean water and sewage disposal was primitive before last week's earthquake. Now, out of tragedy arises the opportunity to rebuild it up to modern standards. Marina Giovannelli has our story.

Conflict & Justice

Haiti's rainy season looming

Today, there are thousands of Haitians living in tent camps. Officials have declared 21 of those camps �high-risk.' They're likely to flood in the coming rainy season. And now, the rains are beginning. The World's Amy Bracken reports.

Arts, Culture & Media

Another earthquake in Haiti?

The World's science reporter Rhitu Chatterjee has been talking with geologists. They say the Haitian earthquake didn't originate in the place they had anticipated. They had been looking at a different fault line. One that's yet to rupture.

Arts, Culture & Media

Invisible Grace

A few months ago, it was impossible to move around Port-au-Prince unaware of the thousands of families still homeless after the January 2010 earthquake. Tent camps – with their tattered blue and gray tarps and make-shift structures of plywood and rusting metalware – were set up in the streets, on median strips, and in the main parks of Petion-Ville and Port-au-Prince. Men, women and children bathed in buckets in the street.