Tag: Africa

Sierra Leone Results – P4K Orphanages

The Fruit of Dedication and Perseverance For some time now HADA has been involved with Paradise for Kids’ Projects in Sierra Leone. I’m sure you accompanied the Ebola Crisis that devastated the country a few short years ago, but in…

Medical Training Africa – Needs Courage

Safely Home We have recently returned from Kagando, Uganda, having completed another successful surgical camp. This camp was fraught with uncertainty from the start. There was some violent political unrest in the area not long before we were to go…

Medical Training in Africa & Asia Expands

The demand upon the expertise and experience of Dr Judith Yoh and her wonderful team continues to grow in Africa and South Asia. Imagine you are with them through the events summarised below, training local doctors and brining benefit to…

Medical Training Opportunities Abound

Good Reason to Smile Colourful dresses, bright buckets and smiling faces; what a great picture. The ladies in the photo above have all had VVF repairs – as evidenced by their indwelling catheters running into their brightly coloured buckets. They…

The Struggles of Medical Training

  Training comes at a cost! Doctors in Cambodia, while progressing in the skills learnt from Dr Goh and her team, are requesting yet another workshop. At the moment Drs Barbara and John and in Bangladesh to upskill more doctors there…

Books for Zimbabwe

  Books need People “LAI has had a long standing relationship with, and supporter in a local medical doctor who immigrated from Zimbabwe. LAI, the doctor and a group in Zimbabwe have been focusing on getting ALL documentation correct before…

30,000 Books Away

  A fourth container of books is about to sail to Zimbabwe! We need your support to make this happen. The container will hold approximately 30,000 books to be distributed to 59 schools in the Bulawayo district. Your generous help…

Oasis Care – Malaria and Water

  Rain – A Mixed Blessing It is the rainy season in Zambia and so it is hot and humid and the mosquitoes are loving it. Malaria has been an ongoing battle for the staff at Oasis Care and their…

Ebola starts to subside…

  The President Speaks On Thursday 22nd January, Sierra Leone President Ernest Bai Karoma announced that he would lift the quarantine in place due to the Ebola outbreak. “Restrictions on movement will be eased to support economic activity,” he said.…

A Scan Can Save a Life

  Heartfelt Thanks Our heartfelt thanks to all at ‘HADA’ for the most kind donation of 100,000 ugx (Ugandan Shillings). The timing of this money couldn’t be better: as you know I run a project called Rwenzori Women for Health,…