Maternal and Child Health Work

Partnership Launched to Fight Fistula in Pakistan

As the New Year begins, Direct Relief is excited to announce a program that aims to increase the availability of obstetric fistula […]

Improving the Lives of Mothers and Children in Indonesia

Last week, Direct Relief announced continued support for Yayasan Bumi Sehat, a nonprofit organization based in Bali, Indonesia, that provides holistic delivery […]

Global Fistula Map Presented at International Conference

More than 300 delegates gathered in Dhaka, Bangladesh last week at the International Society of Obstetric Fistula Surgeons (ISOFS) Congress 2012. The […]

Global Fistula Map Cited by U.N. Secretary General

In the midst of Hurricane Sandy activity last week, it was nice to see the Global Fistula Map—published by Direct Relief, the […]

Fistula Repair Surgery Restores Hope for Young Kenyan Woman

Many women with obstetric fistula suffer for years or decades before they are able to access surgical treatment. Fortunately for Beatrice, who […]