Thanks to the partnership with the agencies UNHRD and ECHO, an international humanitarian flight left this morning from Italy to South Sudan where CUAMM is managing the country’s response to COVID-19.
“Breastfeeding: Foundation of Life.” Breastfeeding Week is celebrated worldwide from August 1 to 7 to promote and protect breastfeeding as a universal right. CUAMM has many active initiatives, especially in South Sudan and Tanzania.
JOB TITLE: Surgeons with obstetric skills JOB LOCATION: Surgeons with obstetric skills APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 16, 2018
Yirol, Rumbek and Cuibet hospitals have recently received all the drugs to act against the emergency situation the country is facing.
Training has always been an essential part of CUAMM’s activities, as can be inferred from the words of Professor Dal Lago.
There is little to attract tourists or visitors to Yirol. But Christmas is Christmas, and it should be celebrated in every part of the world, no matter what.
Sometimes you receive unexpected messages – simple notes that make all the hard work you’re doing well worth it, and help you to carry on despite the daily difficulties of working in Africa. The trust and esteem earned by Giovanni Dall’Oglio, a CUAMM doctor working in South Sudan, come through loud and clear in those he’s received – a deeply satisfying gift.
Tonight the Rio 2106 Olympics open. Cuamm is cheering with Africa, true to our values and in the spirit of taking part being what matters most.
Following the turmoil of the last few weeks, the latest e-mail from our director Don Dante Carraro explains the conditions that doctors, field workers, and patients are enduring. The situation remains delicate, and food and medicine is needed. We will stay true to the commitment we took ten years ago.
After last week's clashes, a ceasefire has been called in Juba, and, for the first time, CUAMM's staff left the compound where they had been "hibernating" for several days. Valerio Granello describes the air of apparent calm, though the entire country is still wracked with tensions.