Today’s plan for training with our CFFL partners is sketched out above. We are moving forward with the Photo Survey of Zanmi Lasante, as Caroline Minchew and Chandler Sowden build a list of survey locations, priorities and key data points. Meanwhile, Brooke Irvine is working with Marie Flore Chipps Lafontant to setup a workplace for… more →
Want to understand better what Zanmi Kafe is? Deb McGrath wrote a great article for College Planning & Management’s (CPM) magazine, outlining the project in a very understandable way. The article was featured in CPM’s “Trends in Green: Sustainable Innovations on Campus” section. Partners in Coffee – Sewanee – CP&M – January 2014 CPM is… more →
Ford’s summer 2013 internship reflection. One of the haitian farmers that loves getting his photo taken Bois Jolie-ians hanging out at the water fountain right next to the nursery I saw this puppy at farmer’s house Maxxo at the Bois Jolie Nursery!
I wanted to share some of my thoughts with you about these past 5 weeks I’ve spent in Haiti. Here goes! One of the first things I want to point out is how different the landscape is here between the dry season and the wet season. During spring break I was astounded by how barren… more →
INSECTICIDE POST Have you ever had to pilont (Creole for mashing with mortar and pestle) a few kilos of hot peppers, neem leaves, and garlic then squeeze the pungent, spicy pulp through a strainer? Well that’s what Ford, Sega, Dr McGrath, Bosquet, our haitian partners in Bois Jolie, and I all did today in order… more →