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Jean Leon and her husband, Michelet Alexandre, in their field near Corail. They arrived in 1996, when there were only three families in the area. Now their property, where they grow crops and raise cattle, is surrounded by a fast-developing neighborhood. “We came from the countryside to find life, and we certainly found life,” says Leon. Image by Allison Shelley. Haiti, 2017.

Jean Leon and her husband, Michelet Alexandre, in their field near Corail. They arrived in 1996, when there were only three families in the area. Now their property, where they grow crops and raise cattle, is surrounded by a fast-developing neighborhood. “We came from the countryside to find life, and we certainly found life,” says Leon. Image by Allison Shelley. Haiti, 2017.