Photo of the Week: Charcoal Markets of Haiti

Photo of the Week: Did you know 90% of the Haitian population is dependent on charcoal to cook every meal? The bustling charcoal market (pictured here) is a reminder of this dependency. The charcoal industry employs over 200,000 Haitians each year, making it even harder to reduce charcoal consumption in the country.

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