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Current News and Events
9th October 2014 - Ebola Update
The Ebola situation in Sierra Leone continues to deteriorate and our fistula service at the Aberdeen Women’s Centre (AWC) remains suspended due to the high percentage of patients that travel to our fistula clinic from the rural areas of Sierra Leone and Guinea. More>
25th August 2014 - Ebola Update
Due to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa and the high percentage of patients that travel to our fistula clinic from the rural areas of Sierra Leone and Guinea, our fistula service at the Aberdeen Women’s Centre (AWC) is currently suspended. More>
June 2014 - 'A Garden of Hope'... a pathway to healing wins GOLD at Gardening Scotland
We commissioned Carolyn Grohmann, working alongside Water Gems and Binny Plants, to design and create a Show Garden at Gardening Scotland 2014 to raise awareness for the Freedom From Fistula Foundation.
We are extremely grateful to our sponsors Muirfield Contracts Ltd, Burness Paull LLP and First State Investments for their support of this project and were delighted to be awarded GOLD More>
13th June 2014 - Charity Concert supporting FFFF
The Linton Singers and Scottish Gabrieli Ensemble under their conductor Murray Campbell will join forces with Capella St. Stephan to produce a choral concert celebrating the music of Giovanni Gabrieli, Claudio Monteverdi, Johann Pachelbel, Mailand and David Peebles to name but a few. More>
23rd May 2014 - International Day to End Obstetric Fistula
April 2014 - Big Knit Challenge Blanket Squares Make A Difference in Malawi
Over the past few months, many women in Malawi have been sewing and crocheting together knitted squares from the UK as part of their rehabilitation after fistula repair surgery. More>
April 2014 - The team pack up a 20 foot container bound for Sierra Leone
En-route to Sierra Leone are blanket squares, knitted babywear, sewing machines, theatre linen, surgical equipment, walking frames, wheelchairs and much More >
March 2014 - Wife of U.N. Secretary General Visits Fistula Clinic
Madam Yoo (Ban) Soon-taek, the wife of United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, visited the Aberdeen Women's Centre in Freetown, Sierra Leone, yesterday. More >
June 2014 - Bonhard House, Perthshire, opens its garden in aid of the Scottish Gardens Beneficiaries and Freedom From Fistula Foundation
The extensive gardens at Bonhard House, Perthshire will be open Sunday 22nd June 2014 10am-4pm in aid of the Scottish Gardens Beneficiaries and Freedom From Fistula Foundation. More>
March 2014 - Gardener's Question Time Event hosted by Jim McColl and George Anderson of BBC Scotland's Beechgrove Garden, in support of FFFF
Jim and George will be on hand to answer all your questions and share their abundance of horticultural knowledge and amusing stories.
Tickets for this exclusive event are priced at £50.00 per person. More>
January 2014 - Scottish Government Minister visits Fistula Care Centre
Humza Yousaf, Minister for External Affairs and International Development for the Scottish Government, visited our Fistula Care Centre at Bwaila Hospital in Malawi on the 25th January where he spent time with patients and staff learning more about our work. More>