Project Example

Obstetric Fistula Survivor Stories

Between 2005 and September 2013, 33,402 fistula repair surgeries were supported with funding from USAID, over 23,000 of which were supported by Fistula Care.

Each woman has her own amazing story. Here are just a few of the women whose lives have been transformed by fistula surgery. Use our map to navigate by country, or see below for women’s stories from Bangladesh, Ethiopia, Guinea, Mali, Nigeria, Niger, Sierra Leone, Sudan and Uganda.

Source: USAID

Date of Publication: October 11, 2021