Cité Soleil (Port-au-Prince, Haiti) [ 69 images ]
Cité Soleil (Sun City in English) is a shanty town located in Port-au-Prince, the capital of Haiti. It is considered one of the worst slums in the Americas, most of its 300.000 residents live in extreme poverty. Children and single mothers predominate in the population. Social and living conditions in the slum do not allow them to fulfill even the basic human needs. There is no running water, no sewers and no electricity. Public services virtually do not exist – there are no...