Mothers and children first

5 March 2018

THE FIRST 1,000 DAYS FOR MOTHERS AND CHILDREN

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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.

15 March 2017

Leaving No One Behind The Health of Adolescent Girls

2017-03-15T15:55:35+00:0015 March 2017|

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.

17 October 2016

Chiulo, Angola Rotary’s support for safe deliveries

2016-10-17T16:09:45+00:0017 October 2016|

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.

23 September 2016

The SDGs After the 71st U.N. General Assembly

2016-09-23T10:55:54+00:0023 September 2016|

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.

1 August 2016

Mothers and children first Annual Meeting 2016

2016-08-01T14:11:28+00:001 August 2016|

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

20 June 2016

Our work in Tanzania

2018-10-18T16:48:04+00:0020 June 2016|

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 [...]

15 June 2016

Day of the African Child

2016-06-15T14:36:24+00:0015 June 2016|

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.

18 March 2016

From Zero Ebola to Zero Maternal Mortality

2016-03-18T11:59:17+00:0018 March 2016|

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