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    First Person: Reaching out to young Haitians

    Al Jazeera English

    by Al Jazeera English

    Official estimates put the number of deaths in the devastating earthquake that struck Haiti almost two months ago at more than 300,000 people, with scores of children orphaned or separated from their families.

    Gerald Battiye, the director of Frades, an aid fund for economic and social development resources in Port-au-Prince, speaks to Al Jazeera about how the group is trying to teach young Haitians how to fend for themselves. (Mar 4, 2010)