Mali 1 project

Improve haemophilia care in Mali by capacity building and awareness creation

Partner institution
Association Malienne de Lutte contre l’Hémophilie, Bamako

Represented by
Dr Yacouba Diallo, haematologist and researcher

2 years, Q1 2016 – Q2 2018



  • Improve haemophilia care by building regional healthcare professional capacity
  • Increase awareness about haemophilia among people with haemophilia and traditional circumcisers
  • Advocate for better care for people with haemophilia


  • 305 healthcare professionals and traditional practitioners trained
  • 103 people with haemophilia and family members educated
  • Awareness through mass media and advocacy to raise visibility

Reaching out to ensure a better life for people with haemophilia

Improve haemophilia care by capacity building and awareness creation.

“As a child I remember watching other kids playing football and wondering why I could not play. I did not know what was wrong with me. Sometimes I had to stay at home, away from school for 2-3 weeks”. Despite being one of the very few people in Mali formally diagnosed with haemophilia, Daouda Mallé still faced a childhood full of uncertainty and unexplained pain caused by his condition.

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Partner with NNHF

NNHF funds and supports projects in developing countries to improve access to care for people with haemophilia and allied bleeding disorders.

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