Stories of Dignity
October 11th is International Day of the Girl. In honor of this day, WEEMA International is announcing a new pilot project to help girls stay in school.
WEEMA is expanding its Women's Self Help Groups to Hadero-Tunto.
WEEMA partnered with our friends at Ready Set Go Books to deliver ten different easer reader stories to Ethiopian schools and libraries.
Learn about WEEMA's WASH Project, soon to be implemented in two schools and three public spaces!
WEEMA is one of 2 winners for health "best practice" in Ethiopia! Hundreds of organizations applied, and we were selected after a rigorous process that included site visits and interviews.
Meet Adane, a regular of WEEMA’s Degale Public Library.
WEEMA is one of 4 finalists for health "best practice" in Ethiopia.
InterAction is the largest network of international non-governmental organizations with over 200 members.
All four hospitals are now open and functional across Kembata Tembaro
If you find yourself in the Boston/Cambridge area, please stop by for a visit- we would love to see you!
WEEMA was awarded an IZUMI Foundation grant of $100,000 to support implementation of the mHealth project!
WEEMA is committed to data-driven work that is community-centric.
Daniel is a 28 year old farmer and he lives with his family in town a few kilometers away from Hossana.
In February, our WEEMA team visited the newly opened primary hospitals in Kembata-Tembaro Zone.
What kid doesn't love books?
The world looks different through the lens of a camera.
Watch this sweet video clip as this cutie shares her reading skills with us.
We have some news you'll APPsolutely love! WEEMA is partnering with D-Tree International to design a mobile phone app that will increase health for kids five and younger.
Our 3rd annual cataract campaign was our biggest one yet! Over 5 days, 1132 people all ages underwent eye surgery at Hosanna Hospital.
Given the high demand with over 1200 cases scheduled, the team decided to start a day early!
WEEMA's board has been busy planning for the year ahead. Learn about a couple of changes coming in 2017 that will support our Ethiopian staff!