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Global Health Seminar: Emergency Response, Recovery, and Resilience

A Model for Community Engaged Development

Event Details

Thursday, August 8, 2019
1 p.m.
UW-Milwaukee College of Nursing (1921 E. Hartford Ave.), Cunningham Hall, room 795
For nearly 60 years, Catholic Relief Services (CRS) has responded to natural and human-caused disasters affecting Ethiopia’s most vulnerable communities. CRS Head of Programming Zemede Zewdie will discuss CRS-Ethiopia’s holistic approach to community development, moving beyond emergency response into disaster mitigation, recovery, and resilience-building projects in drought and flood-prone areas.