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A People In Despair

Haiti's Year Without Mercy

9/7/08 -- CABARET, HAITI --- A small town in western Haiti where the death toll from the affects of Hurricane Ike is substantial...The lifeless body of Tamasha Jean 5 the daughter of Frantz Samedi is loaded onto a pickup truck along with bodies of other children that died in the floods caused by Hurricane Ike.

Photo by Patrick Farrell / Miami Herald Staff

Nou Bouke: Two years later

Nou Bouke: Haiti's Past, Present And Future

A Closer Look

Haiti now the focus of international attention

Seven months after back-to-back storms in the hemisphere's poorest nation left a trail of death and destruction, Haiti has finally gotten international attention. But the country still has a long way to go.

Haiti's accursed descent

Click through a comprehensive gallery of Patrick Farrell's photography from Haiti.

Haiti's children

Dozens of Haitian children have died from severe malnutrition in the aftermath of hurricane season. First published Dec. 1, 2008.

Haiti's human wreckage

This impoverished nation suffered devastation from a series of storms. First published Sept. 8, 2008.

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