Obstetric Fistula

Ending fistula: FIGO presents at ISOFS

FIGO presents at ISOFS, the only global conference on obstetric fistula surgery, on progress in training enough surgeons

Finding the forgotten: obstetric fistula

An obstetric fistula surgeon in DR Congo working to make 'Health For All' a reality for women forced to the margins...

Ending obstetric fistula

Meet the professor, teacher, inventor committed to eradicating obstetric fistula.

Nobel Prize winner addresses FIGO

Nobel Peace Prize winning gynaecologist and human rights activist Dr Denis Mukwege addresses his colleagues at the FIGO World Congress 2018

Ending fistula by 2030

Ahead of International Day to End Obstetric Fistula, hear from Dr Kenny Raha and Bijoux from the DRC.

Dr Homa Dost, women's health in Afghanistan

Hear from Dr. Homa Dost in Afghanistan about the importance of investment to better address Obstetric Fistula.

Rebuilding Lives in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh

To mark International Day to End Obstetric Fistula, FIGO has heard from three women who have undergone fistula surgery and are now able to recover and re-build their lives. Here's what they had to say:...

A story of Obstetric Fistula from Nepal

FIGO shares the stories of Obstetric Fistula from Mrs Suku and Dr Ganesh Dangal from the remote area of Sarlahi, Nepal.

Fistula surgery is not an easy job

Dr Nrinmoy Biswas, FIGO Fellow from Bangladesh speaks to us ahead of International Day to End Obstetric Fistula.

6,000 Fistula surgeries celebrated

FIGO’s Fistula Surgery Training Initiative is restoring the lives of thousands of women...