Mapping the World: Haiti

13 min

Available from March 16, 2017 at 9:32 am to May 10, 2018 at 11:59 pm

After the earthquake that killed more than two hundred thousand people and destroyed its capital, Haiti is still one of the poorest states in the world. A few centuries ago, Haiti was known as 'the pearl of the Antilles' and was the richest French colony of the empire. What happened?

Credits
  • Presenter:Jean-Christoph Victor
  • Country:France
  • Year:2016