Reference : V-P-HT-E-00376
Date : 06/01/2009
Country/Region : HAITI
Caption : Port-au-Prince. Cité Soleil. Portrait of Brice.
Photographer : HAVIV, Ron
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : reserved users only
Copyright : ICRC/VII
Description :
Brice was caught in a shoot out between UN troops and gang members in April 2005. He was shot three times and lost his arm yet today he still manages to work. Since the tragic inicident he is self employed selling mobile phone minutes and bags of water in the streets of Port-au-Prince, Haiti.

"On a good day I earn a dollar, but it is thanks to my wife who sells food from dawn to dusk that my children don't starve," he says.

Original material : digital
Resolution : 5616x3744
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour