Project Update: The Zambian Emergency First Aid Responder Program

Jennifer Pigoga and her fellow U.S. Alumni TIES participants explore global diseases at the Carter Center in Atlanta, Georgia.

“Developing a Context-Appropriate Model for the Zambian Emergency First Aid Responder Program (EFAR)”

Unlike their American counterparts, Zambia’s few ambulances are actually SUVs, stocked with little-to-no equipment and operated by a single driver that is not trained in emergency medical care.

Alumni Thematic International Exchange Seminars (Alumni TIES) are regionally focused seminars for alumni of U.S. government-sponsored exchange programs.

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