Over 4 million people die per year from health issues caused by unclean cookstoves.
Haiti Breathes converts Port Au Prince schools from charcoal stoves to clean liquid petroleum gas, provides food safety/sanitation training to cooks, and installs professional equipment in school kitchens.
- Improving the health of school cooks and students
- Cutting down on student absences from illness
- Reducing deforestation
- Saving the school money to reinvest in education
- Providing a sense of pride and ownership of profession to the school cooks