Together,
let’s reduce maternal
mortality in Africa

Established in Montreal in 2011, The Foundation Mères du Monde en Santé Foundation (Healthy Mothers of the World) is the only non-profit organization in Canada working to eliminate obstetric fistula in Africa, as part of the worldwide effort to improve maternal health .
8
April
2018

Our next mission to Rwanda in May

The MMS team will join the local team of the Ruhengeri Hospital from May 22nd to June 2nd. We are already working with the local surgeons to identify our new patients, and to follow up with those who underwent surgery last November. A heartfelt THANK YOU to all our donors and volunteers who made this mission possible! The…

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29
January
2018

Make your Aeroplan miles count!

You can now use your Aeroplan miles to support the cause of maternal health. You have some miles and would like to help our Foundation? Click here to donate, and Aeroplan will add 10% to your contribution!

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23
December
2017

12 women cared for in Ruhengeri

Our third surgical mission at the Ruhengeri Hospital in Rwanda took place from November 29th to December 9th. Our medical team (Dr. Shachar Aharony, Claudia Champagne, Dr. Jacques Corcos, Dr. Alfred Homsy, Christiane Honeine, Dr. Duane Hickling, Andrea Juarez and Bibi Ycois) joined the Ruhengeri Hospital’s local team to help 12 women suffering from obstetrical fistula. On their…

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12
August
2017

12 Women Cared for at Ruhengeri Hospital

Our second mission at the Ruhengeri Hospital in Rwanda took place from May 31st to June 11th 2017. Our medical team, in collaboration with the local team, operated on 12 women. We were also able to see our patients from our previous mission, and we are glad to report that many of them are healed. To all the…

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9
May
2015

Live a mission with us: A documentary

Erica Pomerance made ​​a documentary for our foundation, tracing the life of one of our teams during a surgical mission in Boromo. This film faithfully reflects the life of a mission, its motivations and its impact on the lives of African women. The film can be viewed on Youtube.

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