Posts Tagged Obstetric Fistula

FIGO and Direct Relief Join to Expand, Improve Obstetric Fistula Repair Surgery

Gynocare Fistula Center, Eldoret, Kenya (2)

Global standard for surgery training complemented by standard module of essential surgical supplies The International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) and […]

Laxmi’s Story: Overcoming Challenges to Fistula Repair in Nepal

Laxmi after fistula repair. Photo courtesy of International Nepal Fellowship.

Laxmi, an obstetric fistula patient in Nepal received care through a repair camp Direct Relief supported with needed medicines and medical supplies. […]

Repairing Fistula, Restoring Lives in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Members of SOLFA pose with fistula survivors at Hôpital St. Luc. Courtesy photo.

Located in the city of Kisantu on the western side of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the Hôpital Général de Référence […]

Fistula Repair Camp Helps 100+ Women in Malawi Access Treatment

Photo courtesy of UNFPA Malawi.

With assistance from Direct Relief, 102 women were able to receive life-changing obstetric fistula treatment at Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital in Blantyre, […]