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When I told my wife that I was going to start a microfinance impact assessment project in Afghanistan, she was very confused. And I was, of course, expecting such a reaction. People associate Afghanistan with war, terror, and extreme living conditions. But this has not always been the case.
Located on the Western side of Hispaniola Island, Haiti is one of the poorest countries in the world, sadly known because of the earthquake that has hit its capital, Port-au-Prince in January 2010, causing thousands of victims.