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21 Apr 2015 description
report GlobalMedic

In April 2015, GlobalMedic deployed to Lubumbashi, the second largest city in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Once in country, GlobalMedic immediately began to build household water purification units and train our local partners from the United Methodist Church in the North-Katanga Episcopal Area on their assembly and use. Over the next few weeks, our partners will be distributing 450 Rainfresh household water purification units with replacement filters, to 450 families.

07 Jan 2010 description
report GlobalMedic

On January 8th, GlobalMedic deployed Water Engineer and RRT volunteer Richard Forward to the Democratic Republic of Congo in partnership with UMCOR. Richard will be training 40 community health workers and doctors in the North Katanga Province. He will conduct a full WATSAN (Water and Sanitation) training. This course includes a comprehensive section on the installation and maintenance methods required to run a bio-sand program which GlobalMedic is working in partnership with UMCOR to achieve in the DRC.