Photo Essays

Scenes from Haiti's Cholera Outbreak

Fueled by a lack of clean water, a cholera epidemic has taken hold of the country, claiming nearly 600 victims since its outbreak in October. Photographer Moises...

Haiti's Lines of Communications

With the country's infrastructure badly damaged by the massive earthquake that struck Port-au-Prince, Haitians use cell phones and text messages to get...

Haiti One Year Later

Reconstruction of the regions devastated in the January 12, 2010 earthquake proceeds very slowly — if at all Photographs by Shaul Schwarz / Reportage by Getty...

Children's Messages of Hope for Haiti

A few samples of the notes bound for the earthquake-ravaged country, collected from children around the world by the Jane Goodall's Roots & Shoots Program

Haiti's History of Misery

The Jan. 12, 2010, earthquake is only the latest tragedy in Haiti's long history of torment and strife

The Aftermath of Haiti's Quake

TIME's Shaul Schwarz documents the humanitarian crisis caused by the catastrophe WARNING: Some of the photographs that follow contain extremely graphic...

Haiti: Out of the Ruins

Photographer James Nachtwey captures the devastation caused by the earthquake and the spirit of a proud people determined to recover WARNING: Some of the...

Haiti's Gingerbread Houses

Rediscovering an architectural movement that could help shape the Caribbean nation's reconstruction efforts Photographs by William Daniels / Panos for TIME

UNICEF's Haiti Child Registry

An army of volunteers helps children displaced by the earthquake reunite with family members Photographs by Lynsey Addario / VII Network for TIME

Brooklyn's All-Volunteer Ambulance Corps

The Bedford-Stuyvesant Volunteer Ambulance Corps provides emergency medical services in a community that is underserved by the health care industry. Now it has...

Haiti Under Fire

Haiti's President Rene Preval orders people to stop rioting over soaring food and fuel prices