Engera has been operating for years in the Gurage region of Ethiopia. On top of direct intervention and training of local staff, Engera manages and supports 7 health facilities with the aim of offering healthcare assistance to a population of over 200,000 people.
These are the 4 pillars of our Activies:
Maternal and child health is our core focus, but our action extends far beyond. Engera supports the local Ethiopian staff across various rural health structures, which are often the only reference in the remote context we operate
Training of nurses, midwives and other professional figures through specific training and re-training projects during the missions and the subsidization of study paths of local staff to invest in their long-term sustainability
The health and well-being of an individual depend on many factors that go well beyond the health sector in the strict sense. School in such a young population plays a fundamental role. Engera invests in numerous educational projects aimed at the growth of young people in the villages where we operate
We work to restore and expand the health facilities that already exist in the villages of this region, we invest in new infrastructures by helping through engineering where medicine does not suffice, for example in the construction of wells for the supply of clean water.
President Francesco Silenzi, Giuseppe Indolfi, and all the Engera volunteers wish to express their sorrow and dismay for the death of Paolo Caneva, a lay missionary. We wish to remember Paolo with esteem and admiration for his work in Ethiopia.Engera’s prayers are with Paolo’s family during this difficult period of
Engera, in collaborazione con la 30° edizione della Biennale Internazionale dell’Antiquariato di Firenze, organizza per Venerdì 20 Settembre 2019, alle ore 20:30 nello splendido Salone dei Cinquecento in Palazzo Vecchio, una cena di gala su invito che culminerà in un’asta di beneficenza. Engera per Etiopia 2019, un futuro migliore per
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