Studying Midwifery During a Pandemic Midwives

15 September, 2020     Like millions of students around the globe, Rahmet’s studies have looked a little different this year; through emails, online discussion boards, and phone calls, the third year midwifery student has been continuing her studies from...
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Mamitu Gashe’s Incredible Story Mamitu

15 September, 2020     The fistula patient, the fistula surgeon, the woman “If you have no leg, you can go with a crutch. If you are blind, there is somebody to help you around. For fistula, this is worse....
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Buritu’s Journey Patients

15 September, 2020     Buritu’s journey from the devastation of obstetric fistula to the hope of a new life after being cured at the Addis Ababa Fistula Hospital demonstrates the need to take preventative action to stop fistulas from...
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One of the World’s Finest Fistula Surgeons Mamitu

15 September, 2020     “Mamitu is so valuable. She’s one of the world’s top fistula surgeons. Just think: almost every fistula surgeon in the world today has been trained by Mamitu Gashe, or by someone who’s been trained by...
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Recovering With Love Patients

14 August, 2020     Etagegn’s story is one of heartbreaking lows and hopeful highs: from a remote village near Limmu in the Oromiya Region, to the agony of obstetric fistula, to the optimism of a life restored.   Opportunity...
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Fairtrade Fortnight Desta Mender

7 August, 2020     Behind Fairtrade products are stories of individuals, families and communities across the world who receive a fair price for their commodities. Fairtrade Fortnight commences Friday 7 August and concludes on Thursday 20 August. The fortnight celebrates the empowerment...
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Attention All Book Lovers! Champions

October 21, 2020     A story worth sharing  “…Reg and I listened with rapt attention as she described these tragic cases. At the time we had no idea how important they would become to us. We had been hired...
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As a Health Care Worker, Woman and Mother… Champions

6 July, 2020     Here’s why Hamlin regular giver Maggie Robin supports the work of Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia… I first heard about Dr Catherine Hamlin many years ago from my Godmother. She had seen Dr Hamlin speak in person...
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