No one should suffer or die from a curable disease.
Go with us to the ends of the earth to honour this pledge.
Neglected tropical diseases
occur in poor countries. Although they are easily curable, one in five of the world's population is a victim.
People with disabilities
are severely disadvantaged in poor countries. Their chances of a normal life are slim.
are cut off from the rest of the world. Hospitals are difficult to reach, there is no access to doctors, the hygiene is inadequate.
Winning the leprosy battle with a ‘slumbulance’
Throughout Mumbai’s Bainganwadi slum, FAIRMED reaches people affected by leprosy with the «Slumbulance», the mobile clinic busses. One of these busses needs urgent replacing. Help us to invest in a new bus and support FAIRMED’s crowdfunding campaign!
New additions to the neglected tropical diseases
The World Health Organization (WHO) is including a further three diseases in the official group of neglected tropical diseases.
Dairy products from the Swiss state
The Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) supports international development organisations through the donation of dairy products. FAIRMED has received a donation worth 96,400 francs for its project in Cameroon.
’FAIRMED India’ – financed increasingly through Indian donations
The FAIRMED programme for the elimination of leprosy in India is on its way to self-sufficiency. With the founding of ‘FAIRMED India’, the project aims to finance itself to a greater extent through donations from within India.
Refugee health in Cameroon’s large cities
With the ongoing armed conflict in the Central African Republic, the health system in Cameroon is being forced to cope with a wave of refugees. In response, FAIRMED is expanding its support in the large cities.
A visitor from India
On 10 May, we were happy to welcome Slesser Babu from India. Babu is the CEO of the Rural India Self Development Trust Foundation (RISDT) in the state of Andhra Pradesh, and we talked with him about his 32 years of professional experience in the field.
What we do
Even those who are in poverty, disadvantaged or live in isolation should be allowed to be healthy. We help these people to stay healthy or to recover their health.
Training local health teams
In the project countries, we are staffed exclusively by locals.
Setting up mobile operations teams
Using bicycles, motorcycles and boats, we reach people in the most remote regions.
In our project countries, we convince people of the importance of good hygiene.
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Where our funds come from: