WAHA International successfully began a campaign to strengthen obstetric fistula treatment in Guinea. Renovations at the National Teaching Hospital Ignace Deen are nearly finished, providing a safe and secure domain for fistula repair in the capital of Conakry.
WAHA International’s deployment of 26 motorcycle ambulances was graciously received by Niger’s President Mahamadou Issoufou during a ceremony held at the Présidence de la République in Niamey, Niger.
In his most recent visit to Mulago Hospital, WAHA collaborator and expert fistula surgeon Dr. Thomas Raassen participated in the operations of 45 women.
With the support of the World Bank, Waha International launched a much-needed community mobilization project focused on the empowerment and social reintegration of fistula survivors.
With the help of WAHA International, Banadir Hospital undergoes profound renovations and is reequiped to tackle maternal mortality and birth-related complications in Mogadishu.
Between the 14th and 29th of December, WAHA International implemented a fistula treatment campaign in Bosaso, Bari region in northern Somalia, in partnership with the UNFPA, providing surgical repair for 40 women with postpartum complications.