I was born with several congenital deformities, which affected my left leg and both hands.
At ‘Best Shoes’, Ako ensures a dignified life for him and his family. Ako has been living with a severe disability since he was 11: he lost his left hand, part of his right hand, and one eye completely due…
Behind this logo are the over 11 million people we have treated, and all those we will treat.
Raghd is her mother tells us their story, Aja watches us, looking a bit shy.
Although war has marked their bodies, and their past, it hasn't been able to stop their dreams and hopes for life in the future.
We’d like to introduce you to Dahen.
Today is Valentine’s Day in Iraq too, and there’s something powerful here, resisting war, violence, danger and fear. It’s called love.
‘We have shared lives. We are born together, live together and end together.’
‘It’s my first time in Sulaymaniyah,’ continues Emad, who is from Mosul. ‘I had another prosthesis before, but it didn’t fit very well. This one I can really move. It feels like part of my body. This is really a hand worthy of the name. A hand that fits my body.’
"Let’s look forward”. That is what we tell our patients every day, encouraging them to take back the life that war has snatched away. We help them to do just that.