Posts by "Grace Greene"


Life-Saving CRADLE VSA

Grace Greene

Nov. 16, 2017

How is one blood pressure device changing outcomes for pregnant women in Haiti? Early detection, early recognition, and quicker referrals. The CRADLE VSA device is helping selected clinics and hosp...

Community Health Haiti Hope Health Action Maternity

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Today, things are different

Grace Greene

Oct. 5, 2017

Early this morning, before the sun was up, a taptap was driving down the road. The roads in Haiti can be particularly hectic. Trucks, cars, motorcycles, pedestrians, and even the occasional cow or ...

Emergency Haiti Hope Health Action

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Clean Water Straight From The Tap

Grace Greene

Oct. 2, 2017

George Davenport and Ieuan Hill, two plumbers from London have spent the last 2 weeks successfully installing the first clean drinking water system at our partner hospital in Haiti, that means that...

Haiti Maternity

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Combating Haiti's Maternal Mortality Rate

Grace Greene

Aug. 28, 2017

830 women died today. By giving birth. 

It's a shocking statistic. But what's even worse is that these mothers are dying from preventable causes such as sepsis (severe infection) and ...

Community Health Haiti Maternity

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The Power of Education

Grace Greene

Aug. 24, 2017

“Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world” – Nelson Mandela

If knowledge is power, as the saying goes, then surely education and training is...

Advocacy Disability Haiti Hope Health Action

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The Importance of Inclusion

Grace Greene

July 18, 2017

For the children at the Maison de Benediction, creating a life as integrated as possible is always our aim. In a country where disabled children are stigmatised and in extreme cases abandoned, givi...

Advocacy Disability Haiti

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Kay Container

Grace Greene

July 14, 2017

Kay in Creole is house. At Volunteer Village we have a building called ‘Kay Container.' Why?

This is why! This shipping container was transformed into another ‘house’ for the ...

Haiti Hope Health Action

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Words have Wings

Grace Greene

July 4, 2017

This past Friday, HHA completed the DFID grant- a 3+ year grant increasing the Community Health capacity and building bridges between people in local communities and facility-based care. But what d...

Community Community Health Haiti Hope Health Action

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Bringing Street Lighting to Cap Haitian

Grace Greene

June 23, 2017

With all of the work carried out by HCBH it’s often easy to forget about some of the projects that HHA runs outside of the hospital in the local communities. Over the last year HHA has been w...

Community Haiti Hope Health Action

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One Body Many Parts- Part 1

Grace Greene

March 7, 2017

These words from Paul's letter to the Corinthians (1 Corinthians 12) talk about working together as a team for God, each using the skills and gifts we have been given. I've been reminded ...

Advocacy Disability Haiti Hope Health Action

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