After Ten Painful Years, Joy For Kuma Patients

10 August, 2021     Growing up in a rural village in southwestern Ethiopia, Kuma did not have access to quality maternal health care. As a result, she experienced an obstructed labour at home that resulted in her suffering obstetric...
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Wondimagegn

Meet our Clinical Team: Nurse Wondimagegn Meet our Clinical Team

9 August, 2021     Wondimagegn Kibret is the Head Nurse at Hamlin’s Mettu Fistula Hospital. He has been working with Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia for 11 years and is a member of Hamlin’s Clinical Team, committed to providing best practice...
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Zinash with her baby

Extraordinary Care and Love: Zinash’s story Patients

5 August, 2021     Zinash’s story transformed from struggle to joy through the extraordinary care and love of the staff at Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia. For Zinash, being referred to a Hamlin fistula hospital was life changing, and the care...
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2021 SWOP report

The UNFPA’s 2021 SWOP Report and Hamlin Maternal Care Midwives

3 August, 2021     The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) recently released its annual State of World Population (SWOP) report for 2021. The 2021 SWOP report highlights issues relating to reproductive and sexual health. This year’s report focuses on...
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Lynne at the Addis Ababa Fistula Hospital

Educator, Volunteer, Advocate: Meet Hamlin Champion Lynne Champions

27 July, 2021     Meet Lynne Acworth: educator, volunteer, and passionate advocate for obstetric fistula patients. Now retired, the Sydney-based Geography teacher has participated in a variety of activities – from volunteering at the Hamlin Shop to educating future...
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Meet our Clinical Team: Dr Wondwossen Meet our Clinical Team

19 July, 2021     Dr Wondwossen Ergete Woldeab is a Urologist at Hamlin’s Addis Ababa Fistula Hospital. A respected and experienced member of Hamlin’s Clinical Team, Dr Wondwossen is using his expertise to improve the wellbeing of women who...
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