Around 40 women are awaiting treatment in a fistula camp organised in Guinea-Buissau by UNFPA.
It has just been over a year now since WAHA International was created at the initiative of her highness Sheikha Shamsa bint Hamdan Al Nahyan to address maternal care in poor resource settings. A dynamic year, where we have carried out medical activities in thirteen countries including long term programmes in five of them.
Yesterday, a big storm occurred at the Mazrak II camp set up in Yemen for internally displaced people. Some tents were blown over or swept away by the force of the wind.
The Fistula Foundation is supporting WAHA International’s programmes in Cameroon and Senegal.
A team of WAHA International surgeons was in Eritrea last week. WAHA and the Ministry of Health of Eritrea are developing a partnership based on the provision of medical experts in some areas of health.
In Paris this Wednesday June 23nd, Professor Serigne Gueye granted us a quick interview. It was the opportunity to talk about our collaboration with him and review the ongoing projects with our medical coordinator, Fatouma Mabeye.