November 2012

We have 3 students at The Hamlin Midwifery College in Addis who started their 4 year Bsc midwifery course. We are still negotiating with the Government on our 5 year programme but are ready to fly to Gondar to finalize everything in the near future. Nurse Geru’s...

2 – 18 March 2011

Report on Visit to Ethiopia Our original idea for visiting Ethiopia was to work with the mobile nurse and assess exactly how the programme was working. Unfortunately, the week before we flew, we were informed that the mobile nurse had quit due to ill health....

August 2011

The mountains are proving to be not only testing for the people living there but for our nurses also as our 2nd nurse quit due to the tough conditions. Hopefully our third nurse will last longer especially as the weather should be improving. We are also an officially...

December 2011

Our young, fit and enthusiastic nurse has been busy introducing himself to the elders and villages in his catchment area and generally getting organised to carry out his work. We will be going out to Ethiopia in January to work with him for a few days and to make sure...