Peace Corps Master's International (Retired)

Post-Project Assessment of Pit Latrines in Rural Panama

Jake Midkiff evaluating a latrine in rural Panama. Jake conducted a broad assessment of past Peace Corps latrine projects throughout Panama. This information not only provided Peace Corps with vital information on their work in sanitation over the last five years, but also provided Jake with data for his master’s report titled, “Post Project Assessment of Pit Latrines in Rural Panama.” Jake served in Panama in the Environmental Health Sector from 2010-2013.

Jake takes notes while standing in front of a pit latrine, a mother with three children look on.