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In Haiti's Cite Soleil, A Garden of Hope

Mary Slosson

In the heart of Port-au-Prince's poorest neighborhood is a half-acre urban garden: a little seed of hope.

Cite Soleil is known as a hotbed of gang activity, and the United Nations is deployed there to keep the peace.

"Growing up in Cite Soleil, we have the situation where people think it's somewhere nothing good can happen," resident Daniel Tillias told CNN. "But myself and some members of the community wanted to have something to turn it green and nothing could be better than a garden."

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