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Video May 16, 2019

Sint Maarten on the road to resilience

There are signs of economic recovery and reconstruction in Sint Maarten after Hurricane Irma slammed the Caribbean island in September 2017. Meet Lourine Hutchinson and Desiree Liburd whose homes were just repaired in the Belvedere neighborhood. Listen to the police chief inspector Ricardo Henson who is now working in a safer and more resilient police station, and former warehouse employee Kambui James who lost his job after Irma and is now being retrained as a plumber. These are stories of recovery and resilience.