Newsletters

Our quarterly newsletters provide updates about the life-changing work of Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia, as well as updates from Australia. We are excited for you to stay in touch about how you are helping to make childbirth injuries a thing of...
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Blood Was Scarcer than Gold 60for60

24 May, 2019   Dr Catherine Hamlin has spent 60 years transforming women’s lives in Ethiopia. In the early days of working as an obstetrician in a developing country, this was certainly not without its challenges! The ingenuity of Catherine...
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May 23- International Day to End Obstetric Fistula

May 23, 2019   Today on International Day to End Obstetric Fistula, the Catherine Hamlin Fistula Foundation reflects on the progress made over the past 60 years at Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia, and looks forward to the day when fistula is...
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Mamitu’s Interview with BBC Radio Mamitu

May 22, 2019   Mamitu Gashe, lifelong friend and colleague of Dr Catherine Hamlin, recently gave a moving interview with BBC Radio, shedding light on her extraordinary journey and life at the Addis Ababa Fistula Hospital. In the interview, she...
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Transforming Lives Beyond Borders 60for60

May 17, 2019   Dr Catherine Hamlin has dedicated 60 years of her life to eradicating obstetric fistula in Ethiopia. During her time in Ethiopia, over 60,000 fistula sufferers have received life-changing treatment, and the maternal health landscape of the...
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A Royal Meeting 60for60

May 10, 2019   With another exciting week for the Royal Family, the Catherine Hamlin Fistula Foundation looks back on the memorable moment in 2011 when Catherine met with Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Lunch with the Queen Throughout her...
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The Hospital by the River Prologue Catherine

May 9, 2019 Sixty years ago, Drs Reg and Catherine Hamlin travelled to Ethiopia for what was meant to be a three-year post. When they arrived they found thousands of women suffering from devastating fistula injuries. They knew they could...
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Hayat: a Hamlin Midwife’s Journey Midwives

May 1, 2019   An outstanding student becomes an outstanding midwife For Hayat Tesfaye, the Hamlin College of Midwives is more than just a place to study midwifery – it’s a place where young students grow and make memories to...
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