Tanzania

14 September 2017

Great Achievements for CUAMM in Tanzania

2017-09-14T12:11:43+02:0014 September 2017|

In Tanzania 34.4% of children under 5 years of age suffer from chronic malnutrition (stunting) and SAM (severe acute malnutrition) hits 4.5% of the population.

30 September 2016

Tanzania Presentation of “The Next Generation Program”

2016-09-30T10:19:04+02:0030 September 2016|

Expectant mothers in Tanzania lack access to the conveniences and services that we in wealthier countries tend to take for granted. Some fail to eat properly in the months leading up to delivery, or exhaust themselves with the heavy work they’re obliged to do, unaware of the precautions that ought to be taken during pregnancy.

20 September 2016

Light in Tanzania’s dispensaries: a gift that makes a difference

2016-09-20T12:08:47+02:0020 September 2016|

In recent days electricity became a reality for two small health centers in Lumuli and Magoda, located in Tanzania’s Iringa DC and Njombe Regions, respectively. Like them, another 48 dispensaries will soon also have light. All this has been made possible thanks to a new partnership between Sumitomo Corporation and Doctors with Africa CUAMM.

5 August 2016

2016 OLYMPICS CHEERING WITH AFRICA

2016-08-05T12:29:15+02:005 August 2016|

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.

25 July 2016

Fight against Aids in Tanzania Commitment and new strategies

2016-07-25T12:52:46+02:0025 July 2016|

Tanzania has a very high rate of HIV/AIDS, 5% according to WHO estimates. Doctors with Africa Cuamm has been fighting against the disease here for over thirty years. Most recently we developed a pilot project focused on the "Test and Treat" model, adhering to new international guidelines.