Understanding Population Trends in Ethiopia Through SDGs Research

8 July, 2021     An important tool in systematically eradicating obstetric fistula is understanding the state of women’s health and development. Through the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) data dashboard, we can better understand population trends in Ethiopia and...
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The Hamlin Midwives Alumni Network Midwives

8 July, 2021     What is the Hamlin Midwives Alumni Network? Established in 2018 by Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia’s partner GreenLamp in Switzerland, the Hamlin Midwives Alumni Network (HMAN) is a network for ongoing professional development for Hamlin Midwives. Any...
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Hamlin Impact Report: March-May 2021 Hospital

29 June, 2021     We are delighted to share with you the latest treatment impact results delivered across all six regional fistula hospitals at Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia. Treatment results this year continue to be very encouraging. Hamlin’s medical team...
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After Seven Difficult Years, Hope for Saliati Patients

22 June, 2021     Saliati grew up in a remote village, where misconceptions about medical care had made the community wary of maternal health services. As a result, she endured an obstructed labour without help and needlessly suffered from...
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Able to Hug Her Children Once More: Genet’s journey Patients

15 June, 2021     Genet’s world was shattered when she suffered an obstetric fistula injury. Near the remote village of Konta Koysha in southern Ethiopia, Genet spent five long months in agony, leaking urine, abandoned by her husband and...
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Denise’s Hens for Hamlin Raises $50,000! Champions

1 June, 2021     For the last seven years, Denise Pratt has been knitting Hens for Hamlin. What started with Denise selling a handful of papier-mâché chickens has grown into an online community supporting Denise and the movement to...
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Sekina, a Hamlin patient at Harar Fistula Hospital

Sekina’s Story: Between life and death Patients

25 May, 2021     Sekina has experienced heartbreaking loss and isolation. Thanks to Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia’s holistic approach to obstetric fistula treatment, Sekina has also been able to experience the joy of dryness and the dignity of having her...
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