Haiti earthquake, two years on Two years since the earthquake in Haiti, read our blog on the aid effort. Today marks two years since the 7.0 Magnitude earthquake devasted Haiti ending the lives of over 200,000 people, injuring more than 300,000 and affecting the lives of 3.5 million. What has changed? How has your money helped the lives of Haitians affected by the earthquake? We have two new pieces up in the Haiti appeal section focusing on these two questions. HAITI, HAS AID HELPED? Read DEC Chief Executive Brendan Gormley writing about the aid effort and realities of life in Haiti after the earthquake. HAITI: 2 YEAR UPDATE DEC member agencies have been active in responding to the 2010 Haiti earthquake, read highlights of their work.