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Tanzania: WAHA supports fistula surgery for women in Sumbawanga

Dr Raassen and Dr Mahendeka with their patients

In total 40 women were operated by Dr Tom Raassen and Dr Marietta Mahendeka


Somalia: An increasing number of women needing critical care go to our marternity in Mogadishu

One of our nurses chating with a patient recovering from a C-section

Since January 2012 activities have constantly been on the increase in the maternity. 200 women delivered their babies there in May.


Guinea Bissau: 35 women with obstetric fistula receive treatment with WAHA's support

Women waiting for fistula repair at Simao Bendes Hospital, Bissau

Last December, a new training and treatment session for obstetric fistula patients was carried out in Simao Mendes Hospital in Bissau.


Zambia: WAHA supports fistula surgery for women in Katete

Fistula patient at St Francis' Hospital, Katete, Zambia

In April, Dr Raassen returned to Katete in eastern Zambia to provide fistula surgery and fistula care training in St Francis Hospital.