Since Hurricane Matthew, families have taken refuge in a cave in Fonds Rouge Dahere on the outskirts of Jeremie. They lost everything in the storm and are left to fend for themselves in what they call "the hole." On Wednesday, a Food For The Poor team found 240 people living in the cave.
Since Hurricane Matthew, families have taken refuge in a cave in Fonds Rouge Dahere on the outskirts of Jeremie. They lost everything in the storm and are left to fend for themselves in what they call "the hole." On Wednesday, a Food For The Poor team found 240 people living in the cave. Courtesy of Food For The Poor
Since Hurricane Matthew, families have taken refuge in a cave in Fonds Rouge Dahere on the outskirts of Jeremie. They lost everything in the storm and are left to fend for themselves in what they call "the hole." On Wednesday, a Food For The Poor team found 240 people living in the cave. Courtesy of Food For The Poor

Desperate Haitians living in caves, eating toxic plants in post-hurricane Haiti

March 24, 2017 06:26 PM

UPDATED March 25, 2017 12:07 AM

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  • Years of unchecked corruption hamper Haiti's development

    Beauplan's commission recently released a 656-page report on the management of $2 billion in loans that Haiti received as part of Venezuela's PetroCaribe discounted oil program. The investigation accuses 15 former government officials, including two former prime ministers and current President Jovenel Moïse's chief of staff, of corruption and poor management.