A postcard from Addis Ababa

A postcard from Addis Ababa Our CEO Helen Marriott and Chair Greg Morris travelled to Ethiopia in July to join leaders from our sister Hamlin…

The heartbreaking impact of prolapse: Saphecho’s story

The heartbreaking impact of prolapse: Saphecho’s story Saphecho, 50, lives in a remote rural area of Southern Ethiopia, in the Yirgacheffe coffee growing region. Devoted…

Run the London Marathon 2022 for Hamlin Fistula UK!

Run the London Marathon 2022 for Hamlin Fistula UK! Do you believe in a world without maternal death, birth injuries or obstetric fistula? Have you,…

From fistula to freedom: Asmira’s story

From fistula to freedom: Asmira’s story Asmira, 40, pictured, lives in a remote village in Ethiopia’s North together with her husband Lemma. They have been…

Healing Lives Book Review

Healing Lives Book Review Sarah Hamlin, granddaughter of Dr Catherine Hamlin, reviews the moving account of the friendship that saved the lives of over 60,000…

A Global Effort to End Fistula

A Global Effort to End Fistula As well as leading the fight to end fistula in Ethiopia, Hamlin is part of a global network of…

A cost-effective, restorative surgery

Ending fistula: A cost-effective, restorative surgery Imagine you are in labour, giving birth at home with no medical support. You are praying things will go…

Conflict and fistula: a heart-breaking reality

Conflict and fistula: a heart-breaking reality The long read: 3 minutes. Please note this story contains distressing information. As many of our supporters will be…

Midwifery in Metu – meet Firomi

Midwifery in Metu – meet Firomi Firomi is having a busy day. Since she and her fellow Hamlin midwife joined their rural health clinic in…