Michel Martelly in Santiago Chile with Alfredo Moreno
In August, 2011, the Haitian President Michel Martelly paid a visit to Santiago, Chile to gain more knowledge about Chilean experience in dealing with earthquake. Accompanied by the Chilean Minister of Foreign Affairs Alfredo Moreno, President Martelly visited several housing projects for victims of the on February 27, 2010 earthquake.
As you may remember, Chile experienced a major earthquake on February 27, 2010. However, unlike Haiti the people of Chile are better prepared than in Haiti to deal with major catastrophe.