Water, Sanitation and Hygiene in Haiti: Past, Present and Future
Learning Areas:Other professions or practice related to public health
Describe factors contributing to the current WASH situation in Haiti. Identify potential actions that could lead to future improvements.
Keyword(s): Water, Safety
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: Dr. Richard Gelting is an environmental engineer at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), where he works on water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) issues. He has done research and provided technical assistance on issues related to the sustainability and health impact of WASH interventions, and has been closely involved Water Safety Plans in Latin America and the Caribbean. Dr. Gelting has also been involved in environmental investigations related to waterborne disease outbreaks worldwide.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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