A project profile: the team, the community, and our objectives

The Princeton team: Alex Byrnes (’18), Corinne Lowe (’17), Eric Qiu (’18), and Kristy Yeung (’18) Our mentors: Ray Behrens (our expert surveyor) and Nolan Perreira (our expert in water testing and systems). The community: El Cajuil is a 600 person community in the Dajabon Province of the Dominican Republic along the Haitain border. We […]

Pre-assessment trip to the Dominican Republic

We spent the first several days of our pre-assessment trip visiting different communities that our NGO partner organization identified as potential candidates for an EWB project partnership. Our days were immersion experiences, spent in the communities, since we were seeking to truly understand the character of each community and the scope of their infrastructural difficulties. […]