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9 September 2018

South Sudan Plane crash in Yirol

2018-09-09T16:06:50+00:009 September 2018|

Terrible accident, CUAMM's doctor survived. The organization mourns for the victims of the crash and would like to express sympathy to their families.

1 June 2018

Celebrating the life of Brenda Achiro

2018-06-01T11:58:39+00:001 June 2018|

It was with great shock that Doctors with Africa CUAMM received the news of the demise of our own staff Brenda Achiro on Saturday morning of 26th May 2018. Brenda died on spot in a fatal accident which claimed 22 lives and left 15 others with serious injuries.

27 April 2018

North Uganda: 207 new bicycles to strengthen the health system

2018-05-08T12:30:08+00:0027 April 2018|

The districts of Arua, Koboko, Yumbe, Moyo, Adjumani and Kiryandongo, in Uganda, can now count on 207 new bicycles, to guarantee the Health Unit Management Committees (HUMC) Chairpersons regular supervision of Health Units around the districts.

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.

1 July 2016

Our History A long journey

2018-05-04T11:24:33+00:001 July 2016|

Founded in 1950, Doctors with Africa CUAMM has been the first non-government organization focused on healthcare recognized by the Italian government.

30 June 2016

1970s – Growing and evolving

2016-06-30T16:45:28+00:0030 June 2016|

This decade saw the beginnings of country programs and bilateral agreements between the Italian government and countries such as Uganda, Tanzania and Mozambique.

30 June 2016

1980s and 1990s – A step backwards

2016-06-30T15:05:17+00:0030 June 2016|

Doctors with Africa CUAMM had grown over time. There was now a need to find ways to become self-financing, and to let more people know about the organization and its objective: making free health care available and accessible to the world’s poorest.

30 June 2016

1960s – A turning point

2016-06-30T15:02:39+00:0030 June 2016|

The 1960s was a pivotal period in twentieth-century history, one that influenced people everywhere, including CUAMM’s doctors and the way they envisioned their work.

30 June 2016

Today Facing new challenges

2016-06-30T12:12:43+00:0030 June 2016|

Doctors with Africa CUAMM’s journey continues, in our quest to make free healthcare available and accessible to the communities we serve abroad.