The following resources and organizations provide information about obstetric fistula occurrence, treatment and prevention throughout the world. We are proud to be aligned with such a wonderful network of individuals and alliances.
A Walk to Beautiful
This award-winning documentary follows five Ethiopian women seeking treatment for obstetric fistula at the Addis Ababa Fistula Hospital operated by the Fistula Foundation. The hour-long film is available to watch online.
Campaign to End Fistulas
The United Nation’ Population Fund’s initiative to end fistula and make the condition as rare in developing countries as it is in the industrialized world.
The Fistula Care Project
Fistula Care (USAID’s fistula prevention program) supports a network of facilities offering a continuum of services, from emergency obstetric care, referrals, and family planning to complex fistula repairs and advanced surgical training.
The Fistula Foundation
The Fistula Foundation is the largest private charitable foundation supporting fistula treatment globally. It is also the largest supporter of the Hamlin Fistula Hospital in Ethiopia during each of the last five years, allowing it to provide free, safe surgery to any woman with fistula who comes to the hospital in need of treatment.
Operation Obstetric Fistula
Operation Obstetric Fistula makes performance-based grants to local African hospitals to support treatment efforts of women with obstetric fistula.