Following the January 2010 earthquake in Haiti, SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT reinforced its presence in that country in order to lend support to the local population. In collaboration with the GRET, a professional association for international…
Millions of people around the world suffer from water and environmental problems. This organisation was created to offer assistance on the ground to people in need by providing services and the appropriate material resources.
The organisation is designed to act whenever water and environmental experts are required for development, emergencies or reconstruction after a crisis. Longstanding concerns are given priority, including those requiring an emergency response.
Teams of volunteers travel worldwide. They initially assess the context and needs to determine what supplies are required for the project. They then monitor the work as it unfolds until the equipment is turned over to the community. For all projects, volunteers strive to transfer their know-how to the local people and governmental authorities as part of the business activities performed by the Group.
Aquassistance responds in countries faced with major natural disasters: