Burundi: Education for women enhances their self-esteem and independence

The women’s rights organisation “Solidarity of Burundian women in the struggle against AIDS and malaria” (SFBLSP) was founded by Espérance Ntirampeba in 2004. In the past eight months, medica mondiale has been providing support to the...

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Women and Peace and Security

Press Release: Cologne, 16 June 2016. “Rape and other forms of gender based violence are still gruesome everyday reality for many women and girls in crisis areas,” says Monika Hauser, founder of the women’s rights organisation medica mondiale,...

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Evaluationreport: The work of Medica Afghanistan has an impact

Stress- and trauma-sensitive counselling in a fragile and insecure social context:

“All in all, the evaluation demonstrated that the project activities had a pronounced impact ... .” That is the very positive result of an evaluation of three...

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“Women’s rights are being used as an alibi during the peace talks,” says Saifora Paktiss from Medica Afghanistan

In April, members of our communications staff had the opportunity to interview four key staff from Medica Afghanistan at our Cologne headquarters. They shared firsthand knowledge and impressions of their work, the ‘alibi policies’ of the Afghan...

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