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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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’s Prevention Program FY20 Midwives

10 December, 2020   “My dream is for a midwife in every village of Ethiopia.” – Dr Catherine Hamlin   Prevention In FY20, Hamlin Midwives continued to prevent obstetric fistula and hundreds of maternal and neonatal deaths. They also support,...
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Letter from Hamlin Midwife, Mahlet Midwives

10 December 2020   “I believe midwifery is the answer – to put a well-trained midwife in every village would eradicate obstetric fistula.” – Dr Catherine Hamlin   One Hamlin Midwife: Mahlet Dedicated and passionate about improving women’s lives, Hamlin Midwife...
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The Gift of a Trusted Companion in Labour Midwives

26 November, 2020     The power of ONE to transform maternal health care. When a woman has access to a trusted companion, her childbirth experience and maternal health outcomes improve. A recent article from the World Health Organisation (WHO)...
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Preventing Fistula: A Hamlin Success Story Midwives

12 November, 2020     It only takes one midwife to transform a community; each Hamlin Midwife is a success story. Hamlin Midwives prevent obstetric fistulas from occurring by providing quality perinatal and postnatal care to women in rural Ethiopia....
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One Midwife: Mahlet Midwives

2 November, 2020     Name: Mahlet Age: 27 Home village: Merawi, North Ethiopia Growing up in a rural village in Northern Ethiopia, Mahlet was always a hard worker. Thanks to her outstanding results in high school, she received a...
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