We met a group of 12 Haitian university students in Cap and drove to the Citadelle. The Canadian and Haitian students split into groups of four and toured the Citadelle, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The students were then interviewed about their hopes for the future, both for themselves individually and for their countries. It was a powerful time of relationship-building and perspective-sharing.
This evening, we had our final debrief as a group. The group had to share one word which encapsulates the experiences of the past week. Here is the list of words:
It has been an amazing trip largely because of the high-quality of the participants. If you have been following along, I hope you have enjoyed the vicarious experience!