Mothers and children first

18 March 2016

From Zero Ebola to Zero Maternal Mortality

2016-03-18T11:59:17+02:0018 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

7 March 2016

With women everywhere

2016-03-07T09:42:20+02:007 March 2016|

On the occasion of International Women’s Day, CUAMM celebrates with women who provide care with a smile and those who seek support for their children and themselves

2 December 2015

Mary Becoming mother in South Sudan

2015-12-02T11:31:50+02:002 December 2015|

Mary is a 29-year-old South-Sudanese woman, who had to travel several miles in order to deliver, with many discomforts to bear. The history has been taken by Peninah Nalubega, who, as she wrote, "is an Ugandan by nationality and a midwife by profession, working in Lui Hospital as an employee of CUAMM".

12 November 2015

CUAMM meets Pope Francis

2015-11-12T12:00:59+02:0012 November 2015|

The audience is one of a series of initiatives to develop a program for the care of mothers and children that Doctors with Africa CUAMM wants to start in collaboration with the World Health Organization

14 September 2015

Our work in Uganda

2018-10-18T16:48:25+02:0014 September 2015|

In 2017 Uganda felt the impact of the crisis in neighboring South Sudan. CUAMM focused on the health of mothers and children in the region of Karamoja and the Oyam district, in the villages and in health centers.and hospitals, Matany and Aber promoting education, antenatal visits, attended births, and emergency transport. In Karamoja, [...]

11 September 2015

Uganda Our history

2015-09-11T15:46:11+02:0011 September 2015|

The intervention of Doctors with Africa CUAMM in Uganda started in 1958. It has been a long work, that still goes on, for the health of all the population, but in particular for mothers and children.

8 September 2015

Our work in Ethiopia

2018-10-18T16:45:42+02:008 September 2015|

In 2017 In a country beset by upheaval, our support for the Wolisso hospital continued, sending staff, aid for medicine and local staff, rehabilitation projects, and waste disposal systems. In the region of South Omo, we continued interventions for maternal and child health, the prevention and treatment of cervical cancer, HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, and [...]

30 June 2015

Our work in Angola

2018-10-18T16:44:14+02:0030 June 2015|

In 2017 The country saw a very weak economic recovery, after oil prices had collapsed, and, after 38 years, a new president from the MPLA, the ruling party, João Lourenço, was elected. In this context, we developed a new undertaking in Luanda, having completed the intervention to improve diabetes and hypertension diagnoses in [...]

30 June 2015

Mothers and children first

2015-06-30T10:43:48+02:0030 June 2015|

A project to ensure free access to safe delivery and infant care in Africa: 4 countries, 4 hospitals, 22 peripheral health facilities, 1.300.000 inhabitants involved. Just one claim: "Mothers and children first", because we want to guarantee mother-child health in Africa.