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.