Mothers and children first

17 November 2020

Taking care of the future

2020-11-17T14:56:22+01:0017 November 2020|

On the occasion of the World Prematurity Day, Doctors with Africa CUAMM renews its commitment to maternal and child health that it promotes through the projects in the eight African countries in which it intervenes.

25 August 2019

Our work in the Central African Republic

2020-09-14T01:15:31+02:0025 August 2019|

In 2019 In 2019, our support at the Paediatric Bangui Hospital, in the capital, became fully operational in close collaboration with Action contre la Faim (ACF) and the Bambino Gesù Children’s Hospital in Rome. The support helps to improve clinical care for children and enhance the administrative and managerial skills of the hospital. [...]

5 March 2018

MOTHERS AND CHILDREN FIRST 1,000 DAYS

2020-01-23T11:15:35+01:005 March 2018|

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+01:0015 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+02:0017 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+02:0023 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+02:001 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