Our commitment to improving the health of women and children in Africa is continuing, expanding, and deepening. The second phase of our program “Mothers and Children First” has started in all 7 countries and 10 hospitals where we work in sub-Saharan Africa.
Birth Cushions, woolen caps, Baby Kits: “poor” and cheap innovations used by Doctors with Africa CUAMM to improve our services in Africa.
On March 23 at the UN headquarter in New York, during the 61st United Nations Commission on the Status of Women, a conference will be held organized by Doctors with Africa CUAMM in partnership with Italy and Canada’s permanent missions to the United Nations. Among the events is a special talk by Zainab Hawa Bangura, representative of the UN Secretary-General on Sexual Violence in Conflict.
A Rotary Club project that provided delivery room equipment to the Chiulo Hospital and training to local health workers wrapped up at the end of last month. Here’s a first-hand account by Giovanni Del Frate of his August 2016 visit to the hospital with other members of Rotary Club Udine Patriarcato.
As the 71st session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) draws to a close in New York, we at CUAMM are excited about and committed to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) that were discussed there, particularly those concerning nutrition and maternal and child health.
Saturday, 5 November 2016 (11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.) at the Gran Teatro Geox, Padua Special guests: Italian President Sergio Mattarella and Vatican Secretary of State Cardinal Pietro Parolin
In 2017 In Tanzania, recently suffering tensions, CUAMM strengthened the national health service, expanding its intervention to the 7 regions of Tanzania in 25 of its districts. We gave special attention in rural areas to the health of mothers and children, attended births, and newborn care. In the Dodoma region, we launched a [...]
This year the annual commemorative event will focus on “Conflict and Crisis in Africa: Protecting all Children’s Rights”. Doctors with Africa CUAMM refuses to remain indifferent in the face of the pain and suffering of so many children everywhere.
On 23rd March the signature of the first Memorandum of understanding between the two organization
Can an investment in the referral system make any difference? The Pujehun District experience in Sierra Leone: a workshop organized by Doctors with Africa CUAMM in partnership with Sierra Leone’s Ministry of Health and Sanitation and UNICEF