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WAHA International launches an emergency response program to protect children in Guinea from Ebola

Training campaign against Ebola in Guinea

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.


"We need to change people’s perceptions of Ebola"

Conakry, Guinea

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.


WAHA International participates in the 26th Biennial ISUCRS Congress

Dr. Mulu Muleta at the 2014 ISUCRS Congress

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).


Ebola: "We must be careful not to cause panic"

Conakry, Guinea

WAHA International's Director of Operations talks to "Libération", a French newspaper, about the international community's response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.


Mobile Technology to Improve Access to Maternal Health Care in Senegal

Bajenu Gox in the Kédougou region in Senegal

WAHA International is launching a new project in the Tambacounda region in eastern Senegal to help strengthen and improve access to maternal healthcare services in the region.


“We have to fight to take care of these women, to respect them, to help them give birth with dignity.”

Midwife Training Session in Assella, Ethiopia

A team of journalists spent a week with WAHA's team in Ethiopia. Take a look at their special report on our midwives' training program in Assella.