Read more about what EPES is doing in the recent EPES Update! To help support the work of EPES – including the recovery in Valparaiso – please give a gift through AHA! Survivors of Valparaiso firestorm march on Congress to demand decent housing and dignity By Lezak Shallat, Fundación EPES CHILE Torrential rains turned theContinue reading “Survivors of Valparaiso firestorm march on Congress to demand decent housing and dignity”
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The Summer 2014 EPES Update is here!
Read the June 2014 EPES Update (many of you will be receiving the Update in the mail this week – if you’d like to be on AHA’s Mailing List, please let us know by emailing AHABoard@gmail.com!) Dear Friend, As you look forward to summer vacation, it is fall in Chile and EPES’ plate is decidedly brimming over.Continue reading “The Summer 2014 EPES Update is here!”
One Month After the Devastating Fires in Valparaiso
One Month After the Devastating Fires in Valparaiso: Community Organizations Play a Leading Role in Recovery Note from AHA: Mauricio, director of the community center mentioned below, was a participant in EPES’ 3rd International Training Course on Popular Education and Health. You can read more about EPES’ response and recovery plans via the ACT Alliance.Continue reading “One Month After the Devastating Fires in Valparaiso”
Almost four years later…
Our first blog post focused on the immediate post-earthquake work EPES was engaging in in and around Concepcion, Chile. Who would have thought that it would take over three and a half years (the earthquake occurred February 27, 2013) for the residents of the seaside villages – whose homes were destroyed by the tsunami –Continue reading “Almost four years later…”