Public Health Brigade

Volunteers empower rural communities to prevent common illnesses
through in-home infrastructural development, community 
leader training, and health education.

 

Mission

Empower rural communities to prevent common illnesses through in-home infrastructural development, community leader training, and health education.


 

The Brigade

  • Work side-by-side with community members in individual homes, building eco-stoves, latrines, water storage pilas, showers, and laying concrete floors.

  • Work directly with the community-led Basic Sanitation Committee to prepare a health education workshop taught in the local schools.  

  • Make a tangible and sustainable impact on the health of the community.

 

Learn more about this brigade!


 

Public Health Telebrigade

For volunteers who want to prevent disease and improve rural health outcomes

This innovative program incorporates:

  • Work alongside a partner community’s Basic Sanitation Committee through UNDP’s Health Schools and Households program

  • Identify health challenges

  • Assess market demand for in-home infrastructure solutions

  • Build a Community Health Action Plan