Reaching women in rural Ethiopia: your support in action

Reaching women in rural Ethiopia: your support in action When our founders Drs Catherine and Reg Hamlin arrived in Ethiopia over 60 years ago, they…

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…

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…

Your Life Changing Impact in Ethiopia: 2021 Annual Review

Your Life Changing Impact in Ethiopia: 2021 Annual Review Every woman deserves access to a safe birth and quality maternal healthcare and no woman should…

Leaving no one behind starts with education

Leaving no one behind starts with education “Leaving no one behind starts with education” UN Secretary General. The UN Secretary General’s statement this International Day…

The impact of fistula on mental health

The impact of fistula on mental health The long read: 3 minutes The start of October marked World Mental Health day, a chance to raise…

Nurturing talent at Desta Mender – Aselefech’s story

Nurturing talent at Desta Mender – Aselefech’s story Aselefech, 35, is from a small town in the Oromiya region in central Ethiopia. Although her life…

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,…