‘Anywhere but Haiti’: Asylum seeker retraces his 15,000-km odyssey to Canada

Pierre and his family’s treacherous 15,000-kilometre journey took them from Brazil to Canada.

Haitian-born Pierre, his wife and seven-year-old son crossed into Quebec at Roxham Road in August, bringing an end a 10-country journey through some of the most dangerous territory in the Americas. Simon Nakonechny tells their story.