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
Project HOPE Offers Humanitarian Response and Disaster Training
HOPE is offering a comprehensive Humanitarian & Disaster Response Simulation Training, April 5-8, 2018 for both new and experienced humanitarian workers seeking to improve their capabilities in the field.
A mission of Mercy sets sail for the Indian Ocean
The Mercy will act as the flagship for the annual “Pacific Partnership” mission, a five-month goodwill tour that’s slated to unite the hospital ship with its sidekick, the Singapore-based fast transport Falls River — plus more than 800 military and civilian personnel from the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia, France, Peru and Japan and nongovernmental organizations like Project Hope, Hope Worldwide and Project Handclasp.
Resiliency Inspiring, But Health Needs Persist in Puerto Rico
Dr. Elisabeth Poorman, who traveled to Puerto Rico with Project HOPE's emergency response team, reflected on her experience.
Bend But Don’t Break, Emotional Resiliency After Maria
Project HOPE's team in Puerto Rico is helping children cope with the emotional stress after Hurricane Maria.
Health Check: Local doctor volunteers in Puerto Rico
Dr, Francisco Trilla, the chief medical officer at Neighborhood Health Plan, recently discussed his trip to Puerto Rico with Project HOPE.