Women’s health is fundamental to women’s rights and societal roles in Africa and effective medical care to remedy and prevent obstetric ﬁstula is essential to achieving those rights and roles for women.
“At ﬁrst, I didn’t see myself as a human being since people didn’t want to be around me. Now, I see healing and it’s like life has returned again”
Aminata, Sierra Leone
● To expand or develop fistula services in Africa, particularly in Sierra Leone, Malawi and Madagascar
● To finance access to healthcare during pregnancy and labor and help prevent obstetric fistulas occurring
● To provide education and empowerment to fistula patients
● To partner with other organizations and local facilities to improve fistula and maternity care