Haiti Homefront
Haiti Homefront
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Commenced:
01/02/2011
Submitted:
14/03/2011
Last updated:
07/10/2015
Location:
Sans, Ouanaminthe, HT
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+509 31052449
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worldturners.org
Climate zone:
Wet/Dry Tropical





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Project: Haiti Homefront

Posted by Natasha Turner over 8 years ago

Moved House to the DR

Life in Ouanaminthe was often stressful, so for more sustained work we decided to move house across the border to the DR, while still continuing to minister in Haiti. We left most of our plants and many seeds with the groundskeeper at the apartments where we had been living. Our chickens, goats, and cows remain in Haiti.

The worms "disappeared" after some neglect while I was out of the country for a couple months. :-( Some of each kind of sapling we were able to transport to our new place in the Dominican Republic. While others we planted at the apartments to provide better shade for future residents.

Our friendship with the groundskeeper continues, especially as he attended the permaculture course with me in Port-au-Prince in May 2011. Hopefully, we will work with him more in the future. Much of our focus in Haiti will now be at the Caring4Haiti site, possibly an orphanage across the street, and at the homes of individuals who are interested.

 

 

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