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Latest Needs Assessment Visit to Kambia - January 2012

Posted by James Dowling in General on 07 February 2012

In January, members of the Kambia Appeal visited Sierra Leone to undertake a comprehensive needs assessment to plan our activity in Kambia for the next three years. James Dowling, Richard Kerr-Wilson and Shona Lockyer were joined by Terry Smith (Kambia Appeal Treasurer), Jenny Hill (Gloucestershire NHS Project Manager), Adrienne Quintana and Peter Clark (Public Health Experts) for seven days of discussions and workshops with our partners, the Kambia District Management Health Team.

Fourth IHLFS training visit to Kambia

Fourth IHLFS training visit to Kambia

Posted by James Dowling in Gloucestershire Link on 11 January 2012

In November 2011, David Holmes led the fourth IHLSF visit as part of our three-year training programme to improve maternal and child health in Kambia District. Over six days, David and his Gloucestershire team ran training courses in obstetric emergencies, adult and neonatal resuscitation, general midwifery and nursing care for 84 health workers at the district hospital in Kambia.

Crash Course in Tropical Medicine

Posted by James Dowling in General on 01 January 2012

The Kambia Appeal will be running a 3-day crash course in tropical medicine at Cheltenham General from Wednesday 21 March 2012 for doctors, senior midwives and nurses who are considering working in a developing country.

The Kambia Appeal is now a member of BOND

The Kambia Appeal is now a member of BOND

Posted by James Dowling in General on 30 September 2011

The Kambia Appeal has now qualified to become a member of BOND, the UK membership body for non-governmental organisations (NGOs) working in international development.

Read Dr Stacey Mearn's last blog from Kambia

Read Dr Stacey Mearn's last blog from Kambia

Posted by James Dowling in General on 21 July 2011

Read Stacey’s final update from Kambia.

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UK Charity number: 1172123

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