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

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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"

European Mobile Lab in 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.


News update - providing obstetric fistula repair and training in ethiopia

Dr. Ambaye Wolde Michael meets with patients in Jima, Ethiopia

Twenty-one women receive life-changing fistula surgery in Assela, Gondar, and Jima in Ethiopia.


Dr. Thomas Raassen and Dr. Marietta Mahendeka visit Nepal to perform life-changing surgery for women suffering from obstetric fistula

Dr. Thomas Raassen and Dr. Mohan Chandra operate a patient suffering from obstetric fistula

Dr. Raassen and Dr. Mahendeka travelled to Nepal in May 2014 to provide surgeries to women suffering from obstetric fistula and conduct a fistula management workshop.