Doctors Giving Back is currently working in the forgotten land of Ethiopia Africa. We do much of our work in the Western part of Ethiopia known as the
which borders Sudan. In this region, there is only One hospital for its almost One Million residents.
The regional hospital, in the small town of Assosa, has only 2 doctors and 1 surgeon. The hospital has very limited supplies and medications.
The average annual income is less than $100 (USD) which makes this predominately rural region one of the poorest in the world.
1 in 5 Children will not reach
the age of 5 and many of those
who survive will be orphaned as most adults die from
preventable diseases such as Malaria before the age of 40....