Haiti: The South African Perspective (Original Articles) (Report)
South African Medical Journal, 2010, August, 100, 8
South African Medical Journal
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The Haitian earthquake resulted in an outpouring of international rescue and relief. (1) South Africa's response consisted of the deployment of two non-government organisations (NGOs) working separately with minimal contact. This article describes the fragmented response and some of the problems experienced while in Haiti. More importantly, it argues the need to establish a unified South African disaster response system. Fragmented SA response
- Category: Health & Fitness
- Published: 01 August 2010
- Publisher: South African Medical Association
- Seller: The Gale Group, Inc.
- Print Length: 9 Pages
- Language: English