A message for our Knitters – COVID-19

Due to the global COVID-19 pandemic our administrative team are working from home and not able to access our UK office as frequently as before….

Remembering our founder: Catherine Hamlin 1924 – 2020

Dr Catherine HamlinJanuary 24th 1924 – March 18th 2020 It is with deep sadness we share the news of the passing of Dr Catherine Hamlin,…

Run the Virgin Money London Marathon 2021 for Hamlin Fistula UK!

Run the Virgin Money London Marathon 2021 for Hamlin Fistula UK! Do you believe in a world without maternal death, birth injuries or obstetric fistula?…

Follow the data, invest in midwives: International Day of the midwife 2021

Follow the data, invest in midwives: International Day of the midwife 2021 “Follow the data, invest in midwives” is the theme of the 2021 International…

Hope in Harar: Sartu’s story

Hope in Harar: Sartu’s story Sartu, 20, grew up in a small town around 200 kilometres from the city of Harar and had a happy…

Hope in Harar: young midwives making a difference

Hope in Harar: young midwives making a difference Last summer, despite the many challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, 24 young midwives graduated with a Batchelors…

Hope in Harar: Fatuma’s story

Hope in Harar: Fatuma’s story Fatuma, 20, lives in the mountainous region of eastern Ethiopia, Harari. She grew up with her brothers and sisters in…

New life following fistula: Ayelech’s story

New life following fistula: Ayelech’s story Each year, Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia treats thousands of women who have suffered childbirth injuries including obstetric fistula, providing support…

2020 – A Year in Review

2020 – A Year in Review We believe in a world without maternal death, birth injuries or obstetric fistula. Find out how, with your support,…

From isolation to independence: The journey of a fistula patient

From isolation to independence: The journey of a fistula patient 3 minute read For many women, arriving at a Hamlin Fistula Ethiopia hospital is the…

Bringing our community talks online!

The support of dedicated community groups across the UK makes a huge difference to our work and the lives of women in need in Ethiopia….