Uganda – also here there is Podo ...

Uganda – also here there is Podo ...

At Podo e.V.. some doctors are engaged. Marlene Thielecke wrote her doctoral thesis on Tungiasis, this is an 'infection' with sand fleas. As with Podo, the feet are affected. Similar is also a part of the treatment – foot hygiene. Marlene has been supervising for several years…

Treatment of people with podo in the Ethiopian war year 2021

Treatment of people with podo in the Ethiopian war year 2021

Since November 2020 a war raged in northern Ethiopia, which destroyed many human lives as well as private and public goods. From an Ethiopian perspective, the coverage of the international media was very one-sided. Embassies called on their compatriots, to leave the country. Since the beginning of the year…

10 Years Podo e.V.

10 Years Podo e.V.

What began in a county in Ethiopia, has grown up. In 41 Counties of West- Oromia are 283 Podo self-help groups emerged, where almost 20.000 Women and men participated. Many students (60.000) were informed about this disease and carried what they had learned…

A man named Jirenya (=Life) – From Betttler to activist for Podo

A man named Jirenya (=Life) – From Betttler to activist for Podo

Jirenya is at the beginning of the podo history of the club. Like so many, he begged, to survive. He took part in the 1. Podo self-help group participate. After a month, the smell was, his big problem, away due to his foot care. He was sitting in the car,…