Over 100 projects ensure health and dignity for millions of people around the globe.
Nearly 10,000 families -or 50, 000 people- will directly experience the effects of the mangrove restoration, and almost 300,000 people in Cité Soleil will benefit from a more resiliency in the community, an increased awareness to disaster preparedness, and the positive impact of a stronger partnerships with the local partners.
Following the devastation of Hurricane Katrina, Malteser International reached across the globe to help the New Orleanians whose lives were shattered forever by the horrific floods that broke the levees and killed over 2,000 people in its fury.
“All the plants died and we had nothing to eat. Every day we prayed to God for rain and for help.” –Orilus Louis