Monthly Archives: March 2010

Re: jacmel update

March 30, 2010 at 7:56 pm

Update….Haiti Village Health Just to let you know, Dr. Mona Alexis will continue to work for Haiti Village Health on the ground in Jacmel.  She still continues to work closely with the Health Cluster system, and also the refugee camp at Pinchinat.  Feel free to email any questions you have about Health care in the [...]

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March 30, 2010 at 3:40 pm

Yesterday the medical team and I (the communications director) flew back into Port-au-Prince, so my time in Jacmel has come to an end. We had the opportunity to take the MAF private jet (as we drove into Jacmel a week ago) and to see the island of Haiti from a birds eye view was as [...]

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March 28, 2010 at 7:42 am

After a week in Jacmel, Haiti and as one of the new Communication Directors to the Haiti Village Health NGO it has been a non-stop adventure from the beginning. At the age of 21 and my first time assisting with relief work I find the mind-blowing experience, fulfilling yet overwhelming beyond measure. I try to [...]

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The Emergency Stage for HVH

March 23, 2010 at 4:07 pm

During the first weeks following the quake, as you know Haiti Village Health was assigned to the operating of the airstrip in Jacmel. While the airport became flooded of planes and volunteers it was our responsibility to record the responsive teams that flew in. Here is a brief overview of the numbers which we verified: [...]

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Update, Saturday, back in Haiti

March 20, 2010 at 11:10 pm

I just wanted to give you an update from Jacmel and also share the article wrtten about my work, and the work of Joseph Barnell, and list other great contacts for telecomms in PAP.     http://www.huffingtonpost.com/georgianne-nienaber/haiti-time-for-an-ngo-pol_b_506913.html I spent just 24 hours in PAP but made great connections with JPHRO, a relief organization started by [...]

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