Year End Newsletter 2012

Year End Newsletter 2012

2012 has been another busy year which also saw the graduation of our first 21 midwives who obtained a Bachelor of Science Degree in Midwifery. As always, training of health workers remains our priority because without competent health workers, patients cannot be...
Half the Sky on PBS

Half the Sky on PBS

We are so looking forward to watching Half the Sky on American television Oct. 1 and Oct 2. For those of you without access to PBS, you can pre-order the DVD from Amazon.com Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide is a movement to...

Half the Sky Website Launches

The Half the Sky website is now live at www.halftheskymovement.org! Half the Sky’s Facebook page is at www.facebook.com/halftheskymovement As you may know, we are involved in a project called Half the Sky based on the book by Nicholas Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn....
Mothers Day 2012 Newsletter

Mothers Day 2012 Newsletter

Edna Adan Hospital was 10 years old on the 9th of March, 2012. During the past 10 years we delivered over 12,000 babies and treated over 14,000 patients. The achievement that we are most proud of is we have trained over 700 students, many of them in nursing and...

Skirball Center Interview

The Skirball Cultural Center in Los Angeles has published an account of Edna’s visit there in late November, including an interview. Edna discusses the challenges she faced in building the hospital and talks about her work now. “I try to give women in my...
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