Faculty Advisor

Addison, W. A.

Faculty Advisor

Rivera, Angel A

Abstract

This paper provides an analysis of the community health system in the Dominican Republic. The first section provides a brief history of community initiative health-based projects in the Dominican Republic and the benefits of such endeavors. The second section is an account of various experiences the author had, during her two month research period in Santiago, Dominican Republic, working with Caritas Internationalis. The third section is conclusions and recommendations that the author feels would benefit the organization and the people of the Dominican Republic.

Publisher

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Accepted

October 2008

Major

Humanities and Arts

Major

International Studies

Project Type

Major Qualifying Project

Accessibility

Unrestricted

Advisor Department

Humanities and Arts

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