Pictures from my adventures!

MADAGASCAR

 

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My local counterparts – Maromitety Community Health Workers

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Visiting medical workers provided Malagasy families with free health care during the annual Caring Response Madagascar Foundation mission.

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My friend Elisabeth voting in the local mayoral elections.

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Health workers teaching women how to sew mosquito nets at a Malaria awareness festival.

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Traditional Malagasy dancing at International Women’s Day festivities.

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Health workers testing a baby for malaria as part of the USAID Pecadom + program.

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Kids showing their modeling skills while on a village visit.

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Riding an ox cart and playing tourist on the west coast.

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Health workers performing a skit about malaria transmission and treatment.

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Drying lychees, cloves and rice.

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Learning to make hand washing stations

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Dr Andry providing primary health care while on a week long “clinic on the road” trip.

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Sewing holes in mosquito nets.

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Laundry day!

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Baby weighing and providing nutrition counseling to prevent malnutrition.

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Practicing new techniques as part of the Helping Babies Breathe curriculum.

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Health workers bring free vaccines to the distant villages during mother and child health week.

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Hand washing activities.

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Before and after photos from Mercy Ships surgical patients.

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Performing a puppet show to teach kids about symptoms of malaria, treatment and prevention methods.

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Gardening activities during PC training.