The Slum Of Cite Soleil In Port-au-Prince, Haiti

A child is scared of approaching foreigners

 

Journalists, Documentary Photographers and Filmmakers Dennis & Patrick Weinert @ Weinert Brothers are  the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributors of this social documentary photography.  These images are from project ‘Inside Cite Soleil’.  To see Patrick & Dennis’ portfolio click on any image.

 

A Mother with her child in an IDP-Camp in Cité Soleil

A Mother with her child in an IDP-Camp in Cité Soleil

 

Women pedicure their feet on one of the main roads of their quarter inside the mega-slum

Women pedicure their feet on one of the main roads of their quarter inside the mega-slum

 

A child from Cité Soleil gets baptised in a church outside of the mega-slum, which prevents the father from attending the ceremony as he is wanted by the UN and the Haitian police.

A child from Cité Soleil gets baptised in a church outside of the mega-slum, which prevents the father from attending the ceremony as he is wanted by the UN and the Haitian police

 

A squad of Brazilian UN Peacekeepers patrols Cité Soleil

A squad of Brazilian UN Peacekeepers patrols Cité Soleil

 

Two men play cards in a narrow side street close to a neighbouring quarter that is controlled by an opposing gang

Two men play cards in a narrow side street close to a neighbouring quarter that is controlled by an opposing gang

 

Artists use scrap metal to create an artwork in a backyard

Artists use scrap metal to create an artwork in a backyard

 

A squad of Brazilian UN Peacekeepers patrols Cité Soleil

A squad of Brazilian UN Peacekeepers patrols Cité Soleil

 

A gang member presents one of his gunshot wounds that he received by UN peacekeepers

A gang member presents one of his gunshot wounds that he received by UN peacekeepers

 

Children play on the balcony of a concrete building

Children play on the balcony of a concrete building

 

Local residents stand on a rooftop, overlooking the new market

Local residents stand on a rooftop, overlooking the new market

 

See also:

The Slums Of Manila

By Dennis & Patrick Weinert

 


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