Project HOPE’s programs in the Americas address the most pressing health problems in the region, including maternal and neonatal mortality, diabetes, natural disasters, and health emergencies.
Project HOPE in Americas
What's New in Americas
Fears of a Looming Health Crisis In Puerto Rico After Hurricane Maria
More than two weeks since Hurricane Maria struck Puerto Rico, Project HOPE continues to respond to urgent health needs as fears grow over a spike in outbreaks.
Doing the Impossible After a Hurricane
Since I joined Project HOPE two years ago, I have been part of the team that responded to the earthquake in Ecuador, Hurricane Matthew in Haiti and now Hurricane Harvey in Texas.
Keeping Promises in Puerto Rico
Our team started the day at a senior community center to see a few patients and then we went out into the community to visit patients in their homes.
Untreated Chronic Disease and Stress Prevalent in Shelters Housing…
Most of the people there have been at the shelter since the Hurricane Maria hit the island nearly two weeks ago. There is no running water, electricity or air conditioning.