Feb 14 2014

Another woman got a baby boy last August after two surgeries and a rehabilitation time in Shelter Gambia. It is...

Jul 5 2013

On 1st July one of the women who have been in Shelter Gambia last year gave birth to a baby boy. We are all very...

Jul 3 2013

The last workshop we did within 3 days was in Kuntair. 31 Participants came and in the end asked us to come back...

Jul 2 2013

We did another workshop on 26th June in Albreda. This time 30 participants came and it was a very good and lively...

Jul 1 2013

On 25th June we could finally do another workshop. It took place in Essau and 31 participants came. The Workshop was...

May 27 2013

On 23rd May Shelter Gambia bought a new car that still needs to be paid off. The old car couldn’t was not dependable...

Apr 18 2013

On the 16th of April I was invited the second time to educate on VVF at the University of The Gambia and talk about...

Jan 30 2013


Shelter Gambia will soon have its own house in Gunjur. The house is being built by the Dresden-Banjul-...

Oct 25 2012

From July to September 2012 Shelter Gambia hosted two convalescing women. We are very thankful to the Government of...

May 27 2012

On 14th March I had the opportunity to be the mouth for the many women who can´t speak for themselves. I received...

Mar 6 2012

On the 24th January we were able to offer another workshop which took place in Kwinella.  The involvement and...

Feb 18 2012


On 18th of February another workshop was done in Jiffarong and was again welcomed very much by the...

Jul 31 2011

On 21st July we did a workshop in Mansa Konko in the Jarra Some area. Jarra Soma is about 170 km away in the so-...

Mar 4 2011

On 15th February we did a workshop in Bwiam, a city with almost 4000 people on the Gambia-River about 80 km east....

Dec 9 2010

On the 9th of December 2010 we did another workshop in Gunjur. The program was the same as in Brufut and we invited...

Nov 10 2010

On the 10th of November we did a workshop in Brufut inviting 30 Traditional Birth Attendance, Traditional...

Oct 25 2010

At the moment there are 2 women in Shelter Gambia. On the 25th of October an experienced tailor started giving them...

Apr 14 2010

In April I went to Brufut to visit some VVF women in their houses. We encourage them to seek help and explain the...

Apr 2 2010

In March I went to Gunjur, Kartung and Brikama to talk to the medical people in charge. We introduce Shelter Gambia...

Nov 11 2009

On November 11th In November I travelled to Bwiam to talk to Mr. Kebba Badjie, Chief Executive Officier, and his...

Oct 8 2009

October 8th I travelled further in-land to the Farafenni general hospital. Upon arrival I met the hospital...

Sep 15 2009

On September 15th I have started my visit in the Essau Health Centre, where I have met the health centre management...

Jun 16 2009

Ramou Cole-Ceesay, deputising for the minister of Health and Social Welfare, Dr Mariatou Jallow, last Thursday...

Jun 11 2009

On June 11th 2009 was the official Opening Ceremony for Shelter Gambia. The guest speaker were the Director of...

Jun 6 2009

Today, on the 6th of June 5 women are in Shelter Gambia from age 16 to age 50. One of the women had VVF for 20 years...

Jun 4 2009

On 4th of June the first three women will be discharged from the RVTH Hospital in Banjul after a successful surgery...

From July to September 2012 Shelter Gambia hosted two convalescing women. We are very thankful to the Government of...

Shelter Gambia will soon have its own house in Gunjur. The house is being built by the Dresden-Banjul-Organisation (...