Haitians unable to send money home  
 

Nearly 30 per cent of the economy of Haiti, the impoverished Carribean nation, is based on remittances from family members who have left for a better economic life.

But as the US economic crisis leaves many people without work, fewer Haitians are able to send money back home.

Al Jazeera's John Terrett reports.

 

 
 

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