Cholera Outbreak: Emergency Response, Haiti

 
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Cholera Outbreak: Emergency Response, Haiti

Cholera Outbreak: Emergency Response, Haiti
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Michelle being treated at a Merlin CTU.

Michelle being treated at a Merlin CTU.
Merlin has been responding to cholera outbreaks since 2010. In Nov. of that year, a huge outbreak threatened the lives of thousands of people - the majority children. Merlin set up CTUs and ORPs in rural communities. Baby Michelle was one of the first patient at Merlin's newly set up CTU. (view small | med | large | orig)

Hand washing lessons at a local school.

Hand washing lessons at a local school.
School children are taught how important it is to wash their hands, to prevent the spread of cholera. (view small | med | large | orig)

Health promotion for local people.

Health promotion for local people.
Merlin staff member, Luxon Eloi, promotes hygiene and sanitation to villages in rural Haiti. Copyright Miguel Samper (view small | med | large | orig)

Bas Boen Clinic

Bas Boen Clinic
Photo from Progress Report 'Final Report - Cholera Response Spring 2012' (view small | med | large | orig)

Health care worker at the Bas Boen Clinic

Health care worker at the Bas Boen Clinic
Photo from Progress Report 'Final Report - Cholera Response Spring 2012' (view small | med | large | orig)

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Organization

Merlin USA

Washington, DC, United States
http://www.merlinusa.org

Project Leader

Andrea Miles

Washington, District of Columbia United States

Where is this project located?

Map of Cholera Outbreak: Emergency Response, Haiti