Posted by Stephany Sirius on Jul 16, 2012
Related program: Haiti Rebuilding Center
The AFH team on the ground has again proved their dedication and motivation to help move the Haitian people toward a safer, more improved living condition and create sustainable livelihoods. Villa Rosa, in it 3rd phase, is moving smoothly. In partnership with Cordaid Haiti, construction has begun, the team is en charrette - see below.
- Villa Rosa and Saint Marie Community Action Plan - the Urban Planning DF team
- Neck and Neck: Elie Dubois and Pele schools -brought to you by Students Rebuild
- Collaborating 'OnDesign' for Children in Haiti and Beyond -brought to you by Students Rebuild
- Update on the Caravelle and Turbe Clinics - completed clinics in collaboration with Merlin.
Comings & Goings
Warm welcome new volunteers Yves Paul and Angie Tabrizi, our new Office Manager Marie Fransonnette Prussien, and embrace the return of the volunteer architect Katie Schalow.
Fond farwell to program manager, and all round rockstar Sandhya Naidu, who has been with Architecture for Humanity for nearly 4 years. Sandhya is pursuing another Masters, and we wish her luck. Similary, Frederique Siegel after little more than a year as a Design Fellow, is moving back home to finish her Masters. She will be missed.
Haiti Meet n Greet - Friday, July 27, 5:30 - 7:30
Sports and physical education provide the foundations necessary for the development and well-being of younger people in society and the educational system. In disaster, soccer infrastructure becomes Haitian lifeline. Ernst (NONO) Jean Baptiste is invited to share with us the Misnirters of Sport's plan to provide education through sporsts.
Contact Rolande Augustin for more details.