Sharing knowhow and joining forces towards Health for All

Doctors with Africa Cuamm


The first non-governmental organisation (NGO) in the field of healthcare to be officially recognised in Italy, Doctors with Africa Cuamm is the largest Italian body working to improve and safeguard the health of African populations. The organisation’s projects have long-term goals, even when facing emergency situations, providing quality healthcare services which are open to everyone. It is committed to training and to spreading scientific knowledge through its technical contributions to healthcare projects. Among the public institutions involved and the general public, it extols the value of solidarity and cooperation between populations.

diseases control

Aspen Award 2016: Ebola Research

DWA Cuamm, October 2016. "The prestigious Aspen Award 2016 was conferred on to the Fondazione Bruno Kessler in Trento for a study on the Ebola virus. Researcher Stefano Merler said, “The ... »Read more | »Show all (3)

Conference Report

Pope Francis received CUAMM: health is not a consumer good, but rather a universal right

"On Saturday, 7 May, in the Vatican’s Paul VI audience hall in Rome, Doctors with Africa CUAMM met with Pope Francis in a special papal audience. Joining us were more than 9,000 people ... »Read more | »Show all (3)

child health

Leaving No One Behind - Healthy Adolescents: Smart, Connected, Sustainable Practices

New York, 23 March 2017. This side-event to the sixty-first session of the Commission on the Status of Women is organized by Doctors with Africa CUAMM together with a group of co-organizers ... »Read more | »Show all (7)

financing and resources allocation

Doctors with Africa Cuamm: what we do

"Work in Africa is the fulcrum of Doctors with Africa Cuamm ’s activities which, since 1950, have been centred on upholding the fundamental human right to health and on making health services ... »Read more


Doctors with Africa Cuamm at the Tanzania Health Summit

DWA Cuamm, 23 November 2017. "The fourth Tanzania Health Summit, the most important health meeting in the country, took place in Dar Es Salaam on November 14 and 15. Doctors with Africa CUAMM ... »Read more | »Show all (19)


Annual Report 2016 of DWA Cuamm

The Annual Report 2016 of Doctors with Africa Cuamm is available in Italian language; an English version is expected to be published soon. ... »Read more | »Show all (9)


Doctors with Africa CUAMM: Field research

"Field research, or operational research, is becoming more and more important for our organization. An integral part of our strategic plan, it complements our work on the ground, where it is ... »Read more | »Show all (3)

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