Pictures from my adventures!
My local counterparts – Maromitety Community Health Workers
Visiting medical workers provided Malagasy families with free health care during the annual Caring Response Madagascar Foundation mission.
My friend Elisabeth voting in the local mayoral elections.
Health workers teaching women how to sew mosquito nets at a Malaria awareness festival.
Traditional Malagasy dancing at International Women’s Day festivities.
Health workers testing a baby for malaria as part of the USAID Pecadom + program.
Kids showing their modeling skills while on a village visit.
Riding an ox cart and playing tourist on the west coast.
Health workers performing a skit about malaria transmission and treatment.
Drying lychees, cloves and rice.
Learning to make hand washing stations
Dr Andry providing primary health care while on a week long “clinic on the road” trip.
Sewing holes in mosquito nets.
Baby weighing and providing nutrition counseling to prevent malnutrition.
Practicing new techniques as part of the Helping Babies Breathe curriculum.
Health workers bring free vaccines to the distant villages during mother and child health week.
Hand washing activities.
Before and after photos from Mercy Ships surgical patients.
Performing a puppet show to teach kids about symptoms of malaria, treatment and prevention methods.
Gardening activities during PC training.