Stories from the frontline

Stories from the frontline

Here are two short stories, inspired by our clients and told by our local team members. The first one is about our rheumatic heart disease (RHD) program, from a local team member in a place called Aleiu: We had a boy in the village who was very sick. But his parents...
True spirit of volunteerism

True spirit of volunteerism

A volunteer is someone who is compassionate, kind, idealistic and more than anything, selfless – someone who puts the needs of others before one’s own, someone who would not think twice about sharing what they have. The WA CWA (Country Woman Association) working...
We Up-Skill Rural Health Care Workers

We Up-Skill Rural Health Care Workers

10 rural health care workers from 6 different districts come together for 3 days upskilling, peer support, mentoring and restocking their essential kits. With a strong focus on maternal and child health, our supercharged HCW acts more like clinical doula’s. We...
Job Opening for Medical Engineer Without Borders

Job Opening for Medical Engineer Without Borders

On a visit to Timor Leste, these lucky students have interactive discussions with the good people from Engineers Without Borders (EWB) We reflected on how the design of a country’s infrastructure and facilities impact the delivery of health services. In Timor Leste,...