Barrial Blanco

  • Overview
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Business
  • Public Health

Overview

Barrial Blanco is located in the Province of Comarca Ngabe-Bugle and Global Brigades began working with community members in March 2021. Community members have access to credit through an established and thriving community bank which will support continued investment in local businesses and home improvement projects for families within the community. People in Barrial Blanco are primarily dedicated to agriculture and trading. Global Brigades is currently working with Business brigades in Barrial Blanco and the community is on the wait-list for eventual Holistic Model implementation as part of Global Brigades’ strategic plan in Panama.

Corregimiento: Ngabe-Bugle
District: Ngabe-Bugle

Medical

Program Status

  • Planning
  • Active
  • Complete

Global Brigades is working on the implementation of the Holistic Model in Barrial Blanco but has not yet begun with the Medical Brigades program. Now in the planning phase, mobile clinics and Community Health Workers training will start as soon as feasible.

Dental

Program Status

  • Planning
  • Active
  • Complete

Global Brigades is working on the implementation of the Holistic Model in Barrial Blanco but has not yet begun with the Dental Brigades program.  Now in the planning phase, mobile clinics will start as soon as feasible.

Business

Program Status

  • Planning
  • Active
  • Complete

Global Brigades is working on the implementation of the Holistic Model in Barrial Blanco but has not yet begun with the Business Brigades program.  Now in the planning phase, a market study and the selection of business clients in the community will start as soon as feasible.

Local Businesses : Kiosks
Economic Activities : agriculture and trading
Community Bank : No

Public Health

Program Status

  • Planning
  • Active
  • Complete

Global Brigades is working on the implementation of the Holistic Model in Barrial Blanco but has not yet begun with the Public Health Brigades program.  Now in the planning phase, the delivery and installation of household health products will start as soon as feasible.

% of homes with latrines : 83%
% of homes with eco stoves : 100%
% of homes with water filters : 0
Common house materials : Wood, Mud, Zinc

Local Reference Points

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