A group of young Haitians are shown sitting around a table in a room without glass in the windows.


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Leaders are accused of embezzling well over a billion dollars earmarked for social and development projects in Haiti, fueling protests that shut down the country.

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Members of the Petrochallenge movement meet weekly to discuss Haiti’s political situation and define their strategies for activism.


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