Kit Miyamoto Field Journals

QUITO, ECUADOR – 11:12 AM, APRIL 24, 2016 As we fly into Quito, the capital of Ecuador, the high mountain scene opens up below. Wispy clouds drift over patches of vivid...

Ecuador Earthquake - Badly damaged building needs to come down.

7:02 am – April 25, 2016 I awake to pounding at the thin wood door of my jungle hotel. Opening it, groggy, I find a slender woman in a gray dress...

It’s 1 am in the morning. Dogs are barking. I am super tired. Four weeks ago, in the wee hours of a Haitian Saturday morning while I was fending off insects...

A team from Miyamoto was on the ground in Nepal within days of the April 25th Gorka Earthquake that killed more than 8,000 people.  In Dr. H. Kit Miyamoto’s latest journal entries,...

Day Three – April 30 I am sleeping average of 2.5 hours for the last four days.  We start early and end super late. Then people in the U.S. wake up...

Reporting from the field April 29, 10:35 am, North of Kathmandu Our assessment team in Nepal so far is me, Sandeep and Manis.  Sandeep Shah is from our Miyamoto India office...