Film: Diabetes and Hypertension

Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) such as diabetes and hypertension present a huge health burden in South Africa. Both are targeted in the HiEH programme.

Film: Stuart Barnes visits rural Mbashe

Stuart Barnes travels deep into rural Eastern Cape to meet children orphaned to HIV and visit embattled schools in one of the most isolated areas of rural South Africa.

Eye-opening but enriching insight gained by all

Another 10 international volunteers returned home this month having experienced working   Read More…

Our cumulative milestones – 2016

As 2016 draws to an end, DWF has some reached some impressive milestones. Read More…

HiEH can help others beat hypertension

Seventy-year-old Nondladiya Silibumvu,  Read More…

An inspiring story: XDR-TB survivor film

Watch XDR-TB survivor Xolelwa Joni tell  Read More…

Growing young scientists in rural Mbashe

Penn State University host rural Science Fair Read More…

IK essential for rural health

Marrying western medicine with indigenous knowledge is essential for rural health Read More…

DWF hosts Heritage Festival

HDWF ended Heritage Month with a huge celebration at Hobeni  Read More…

‘Mama B saved my life’

When DWF visited Nongilani as part of the HiEH screening programme, she was desperate.  Read More…