Management of Obstetric Fistula in Burundi

The experience from a multidisciplinary approach over five years

No. of pages: 36

Publication date: 2016



Médecins Sans Frontières, member of the Campaign to End Fistula, set up the Gitega Fistula Centre within the Regional Hospital of Gitega, Burundi, in 2009 to provide high quality, multi-disciplinary care, free of charge, all year round. This report aims to reflect on the experience of setting-up, running and handing over such a fistula project.