“Preventing Women from becoming outcasts” was the main theme of the third annual conference of the International Society of Obstetric Fistula surgeons (ISOFS).
Dr. Sinan Khaddaj, WAHA International’s secretary general participated in a press conference held in Dakar on the 6th of December.
Presidents of the midwife associations of Benin and Senegal lead a concurrent session on the role of midwives in the prevention and early treatment of fistula.
Due to the successful cooperation with the Hargeisa Group Hospital, WAHA International is now setting up its Fistula Ward at the hospital.
The fistula repair camp was organised in the University Teaching Hospital of Yaounde (CHUY) between the 1st and 10th of November 2010.
We have published some of the stories of the fourteen patients with obstetric fistula who were operated on in Somaliland last week.