The FDSA Fistula program works to build an effective, comprehensive strategy to address fistula in the context of maternal mortality and morbidity.
- To build capacity of local health care providers to be able to effectively treat and prevent fistula.
- To ensure girls and women are able to access high quality fistula care in an effective manner and return to a life of dignity following treatment.
- To significantly increase public awareness and understanding of fistula and maternal mortality and morbidity in order to mobilise action for prevention and treatment.
- To build a partnership among government, non-government actors, professionals, and the media to address fistula.