Feb 6, 2019
Holistic Healing for Women and Girls
Obstetric fistula is a devastating, disabling condition that often disproportionately affects the poorest women. The condition remains the least-supported cause of maternal morbidity, though it has...
Nov 13, 2018
Bintou's Journey from Shame to Shopkeeper
Bintou is 49 years old.She was married at 16 and got pregnant with her first child at 18.
It was during her third pregnancy that she developed fistula. She labored for two days at the local community...
Aug 17, 2018
Oumou went into labor on a Saturday. On Sunday, her husband’s brother took her to the health community center on a motor bike, about 2km away by very rough dirt roads. She spent the day and...