Author Archives: Melissa Donegan

World AIDS Day 2013: Getting to Zero

In Anticipation of World AIDS Day this Sunday, I would like to share with you this video that fellow ICAD intern Michaela and I created.  The video, featuring interviews with a CVC/COIN Youth Project Coordinator, a National Representative from UNAIDS, and … Continue reading

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A Week in the Life of an Intern in Santo Domingo: A Photo Journey

Monday   Officially a student again: APEC University, where I now attend class each morning before work   ______________________________________ Tuesday ______________________________________ Wednesday ______________________________________ Thursday         * Note: Repeat 3-4 times as necessary Working on my nightly Spanish … Continue reading

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20/09/13

I’ve spent much of the last few weeks familiarizing myself with the organization that I am working with here.  After reading the 200+ page external review of Phase 1 of the CVC/COIN Project, attending a week long training session for … Continue reading

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The Beginning

Hello, my name is Melissa Donegan, and I am the newest addition to Caribbean Vulnerable Communities Coalition/Pro-Actividad.  I’ll be working as an Income Generation Projects Assistant here in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, and I will be directly involved with the … Continue reading

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