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26 November 2020

A living memory

2020-11-26T14:23:23+01:0026 November 2020|

Today is the fifth anniversary of the death of our beloved Don Luigi Mazzucato, historical director of Doctors with Africa CUAMM. His memory always remains deeply alive in those who have had the gift of knowing him, in Italy and in Africa.

26 November 2020

South Sudan resisting floods

2020-11-27T10:56:26+01:0026 November 2020|

In the last months, displaced people fleeing the water have doubled in Awerial County, reaching a peak of 70,000 people. Requests for care are increasing, but people are not deterred by the floods. And where the off-road vehicles do not arrive, it is possible to wade, carrying the drugs on the head.

25 November 2020

Shed light on the “shadow pandemic”

2020-11-25T15:14:19+01:0025 November 2020|

Covid-19 has caused an alarming increase in violence against women worldwide, especially in the most fragile contexts where Doctors with Africa CUAMM operates.

19 November 2020

Open the eyes to the world

2020-11-19T09:33:33+01:0019 November 2020|

Birth ensures the grace of sight to most of us, but not everyone enjoys this privilege. The project "ForeSeeing Inclusion" is dedicated to the healthcare of sight in the north of Uganda.

17 November 2020

Taking care of the future

2020-11-17T14:56:22+01:0017 November 2020|

On the occasion of the World Prematurity Day, Doctors with Africa CUAMM renews its commitment to maternal and child health that it promotes through the projects in the eight African countries in which it intervenes.

16 November 2020

When a refrigerator can save lives

2020-11-16T12:35:45+01:0016 November 2020|

In Turmi, in South Omo (Ethiopia), thanks to a "simple" solar-powered refrigerator, now we can ensure the availability and adequate storage of the blood necessary for transfusions and provide better and safer healthcare.

13 November 2020

WORLD DIABETES DAY HIGH-RISK DISEASE WITH COVID-19

2020-11-13T17:21:25+01:0013 November 2020|

The situation in Africa is worsening as prevention and treatment are falling short due to the pandemic. Doctors with Africa CUAMM is working with local authorities to develop solutions suiting the context.