Painful Statistics

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Gelin_

Painful Statistics

Post by Gelin_ » Fri Sep 19, 2008 4:25 pm

Please read this piece and think about it for a while:

[quote]Of the 420,000 tonnes of rice Haitians consume yearly, 340,000 tonnes are imported. Of the 31 million eggs the Haitian population eats monthly, 30 million are imported from the Dominican Republic.

More: http://www.haitianalysis.com/2008/3/4/h ... re-straits [/quote]

Even if the values are off a little bit, it's still a sad situation considering that not too long ago it was the opposite. But, as we say, <i>depi gen la vi gen espwa!</i>

gelin

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