Community & Partner Led. 7 Elements of Human Security Focused.
The 7 Elements of Human Security are defined by the United Nations as: Economic, Environmental, Food, Health, Political, Personal and Community. We design projects and initiatives with our partners that holistically address these areas of Human Security.
Our goal is to immerse students in hands on educational opportunities and empower our partner communities to continue interventions that improve daily life in the Dominican Republic, Belize and Peru.
We address the following Human Security Issues with our Projects:
- Bee Boxes | Economic, Environment
- Bottle Houses | Environment, Personal, Health, Economic
- Bottle Bathrooms | Environment, Health
- Cement Floors | Health
- Clean-burning Stoves | Health
- Community Greenhouses | Environment, Food, Health, Economic
- Community Sports Facilities | Community, Health
- Community Water Tank | Health
- Reforestation of Native Habitat | Environment
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Duration: 10 days Location: Medina Bank, Belize Program Cost: $1365 Service Hours: 20Understand the impacts of food security on health and global health systems. Work with local health professionals on medical brigades and sustainable community...
Duration: 9 days Location: Medina Bank, Belize Program Cost: $1220 Service Hours: 20-24Understand how the intersections of eco health, community development and culture impact native groups in the small but diverse country of Belize.CultureFoodActivitiesOur programs...
Duration: 8 days Location: Las Canas, Dominican Republic Program Cost: $1,065 Service Hours: 12-15 Learn about local Organizations and groups working to preserve traditional Mayan culture in Belize. Immerse yourself in unique and traditional forms of health, music,...