Angola

5 January 2021

A new-born cry to greet 2021

2021-01-05T14:35:33+01:005 January 2021|

On December 31st at 11 pm in Chiulo, Angola, Giorgio Pellis's phone rings: there is an obstetric emergency and Alice, the Angolan doctor who works in the hospital, asks for support in managing the birth beacuse the child struggles to be born.

9 October 2019

CUAMM runs for health in Angola

2019-10-09T10:26:17+02:009 October 2019|

Doctors with Africa CUAMM took part to the "Healthy Marathon" in Luanda, Angola, to fight against non-communicable diseases.

24 October 2018

CUAMM and WDF together against Diabetes in Angola

2018-10-24T14:40:04+02:0024 October 2018|

CUAMM and the World Diabetes Foundation are working again together in Angola thanks to a new project that has recently started in Luanda, the capital of Angola, to fight Diabetes.

28 September 2017

ANGOLA: CUAMM TACKLES THE “INVISIBILE EPIDEMIC”

2017-09-28T13:09:13+02:0028 September 2017|

Last Friday in Luanda, Angola, CUAMM hosted the first workshop related to a program for diabetes and hypertension screening in patients with tuberculosis. This is a new challenge in our ongoing battle against chronic diseases, a topic that is still little known in Africa.

9 February 2017

Angola Good news for TB programmes

2017-02-09T12:06:51+01:009 February 2017|

In Sub-Saharan Africa, TB programmes rarely include NCD screening, but a project in Angola is proving it can be done with great success.

3 November 2016

Cunene, Angola A New Project for Nutrition

2016-11-03T12:12:18+01:003 November 2016|

October saw the launch of a new project in Angola to address the problem of malnutrition. This project considers nutrition in a community context, with particular emphasis on mothers and children aged under five.

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.