Construction and operation of Noma Center and Children's Hospital in Guinea-Bissau
The Guinea-Bissau project is funded by NOMA-HILFE-SCHWEIZ, the Sir Peter Ustinov Foundation and the Hilfsaktion Noma e. V. (Germany).
Click here for the second mission report October 2011
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Click here for the first mission report April 2010
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Press communique and a brief summary of the project
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Our presentation evening with Bertrand Piccard, the occasion of 25 March 2010
Dr. Bertrand Piccard is a founding member and patron of the association NOMA-HILFE-SCHWEIZ, which celebrated 2010 its fifth anniversary. In Erlenbach Bertrand Piccard was honored for his ten-year battle against the unknown childhood disease Noma. Presenters were former Federal Councillor Adolf Ogi, Ellen Ringier and on the big screen Moritz Leuenberger and FIFA President Sepp Blatter.The organizer of this event, the nonprofit association NOMA-HILFE-SCHWEIZ, announced at this occasion that it would participate together with the Sir Peter Ustinov Foundation in the building of a children's hospital and Noma center in Guinea-Bissau. The Ministry of Health of Guinea-Bissau has given the green light for the construction. NOMA-HILFE-SCHWEIZ
Peter Junker (Member of the board)
from left to right: Adeyinka Onabanjo (President of NOMA-HILFE-SCHWEIZ), Bertrand Piccard, an autograph hunter, Ellen Ringier and Adolf Ogi at the presentation of the project "Children's Hospital and Noma Center Guinea-Bissau" by NOMA-HILFE-SCHWEIZ.