Tag: Africa

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Global Philanthropic Committee Calls for Funding Request Applications

The Global Philanthropic Committee (GPC) consists of multi-national urology organizations including the American Urological Association (AUA), European Urology Association (EAU), International Continence Society (ICS) and the Société Internationale d’Urologie (SIU), with the goal of supporting proposals for worthy projects...
EAU16 African urologists face chronic challenges

African urologists face chronic challenges

EAU joint meetings with Africa and Iran yield insights Pan African Urological Surgeons Association (PAUSA) represents urology in the whole African continent, which means addressing patient care in a vast range of settings and significantly different cultures. The EAU...

EAU15: PAUSA addresses ongoing challenges in African urology

The lack of urologists, insufficient proper training, poverty and complications from female genital mutilation, are among the pressing issues in Africa, which were discussed during the Joint Session of the EAU and the Pan-African Urological Surgeons’ Association (PAUSA). Prof....
EAU-PAUSA session: challenges and advances in Africa

EAU-PAUSA session: challenges and advances in Africa

During the international day at the Congress, the second joint session between the EAU and the Pan-African Urological Surgeons Association (PAUSA) took place. The session was chaired by the president of PAUSA, Prof. Mohamed Eissa (EG), and Prof. Magnus...
Gambias Horizons project takes off

Gambia’s Horizons project takes off

One of the most important projects arising from the collaboration between the EAU and the Pan-African Urological Surgeons’ Association (PAUSA) is Horizons, a project initiated by Prof. James N’Dow which aims to improve the quality of health care in...
Urological groups link up for African urology

Urological groups link up for African urology

Coordinated efforts are underway to improve the state of urology in Sub-Saharan Africa with three international urological associations pooling their resources together to support urological education and training in the region. Called the Global Philantrophic Project (GPP), the Societe...