Who was . From the first moments of that terrible January 12, 2010, the ngos present in the country of the border kicked into action to bring relief. A chain of solidarity that led to the area dozens of time signature of the Third sector, to attract the attention on the emergency. Funds, facilities. All the apparatus-emergency active, to help those who had survived and try to reconstruct those facilities, already crumbling before the earthquake, but that after the tragedy had been shattered.
A decade has passed, the focus shifted elsewhere. And those who remained witnessed the repercussions due to the economic crisis, to the social differences, the extreme poverty faced by the majority of the population. "It is necessary - says Fiammetta Cappellini, project manager for Avsi and from 13 years in Haiti - the international community and donors not to abandon Haiti. This is a crucial time for the island: we are experiencing a severe economic collapse, social degradation and corruption scandals. The population is exhausted, the people begin really to not have more to eat.”