On Monday October 21st a training session for former fistula patients was launched at the Fistula Treatment Center in Gondar, Ethiopia.
WAHA International is holding traditional coffee ceremonies for women recovering from obstetric fistula surgery to help them overcome the psychological trauma of living with the debilitating condition.
Isabelle Rimbert, photographer for the French newspaper "Libération" visited our program in Ethiopia. Take a look at her photo report.
On September 26, 2014, WAHA International launched, in partnership with the Ministries of Education and Health, a national training campaign in schools throughout Guinea to ensure that children are protected and prevent schools from becoming an important source of transmission for the disease.
Cheikh Mbaye, WAHA’s General Manager, who has been in Guinea for nearly a month, pleads for a “more inclusive” approach in the fight against Ebola.
On September 4-7, 2014, Dr. Mulu Muleta, the Head of WAHA’s programs in Ethiopia travelled to Cape Town, South Africa to attend the 26th Biennial Congress of the International Society of University Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ISUCRS).