Water, Sanitation, and Hygiene (WASH) Interventions in Haiti and the Dominican Republic

  • Oct 15, 2012

    WASHINGTON, October 12, 2012- The Center for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS) and the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) will host an event marking the two year anniversary of the outbreak of cholera in Haiti and the Dominican Republic. Two panels will analyze the efficacy of multilateral, governmental, and nongovernmental organizations regarding control of the disease.

    WHEN/WHERE:
    Monday, October 15
    3:00PM – 5:00PM
    B1 Conference Center, A/B
    CSIS 1800 K St. NW, Washington DC 2006
     
    Panel One: High Level Engagement with the Coalition
    3:00PM-4:00PM
     
    Jordan Tappero
    U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
     
    Ron Clemmer
    World Vision and United States Water Partnership
     
    Kathleen Krackenberger
    World Bank
     
    Moderated by
    Jon Andrus
    Pan American Health Organization

    Panel Two: On the Ground Support for WASH and Cholera Activities
    4:00PM-5:00PM

    Louise Ivers
    Partners in Health
     
    Sy Rotter
    Veolia Environment Foundation
     
    Loune Viaud
    Zanmi Lasante
     
    Dennis Warner
    Catholic Relief Services

    Moderated by
    Katherine Bliss
    CSIS, Global Health Policy Center
     
    Credentialed members of the press who would like to attend must RSVP to aschwartz@csis.org.
     
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