Campaigns

SLUM FLOWERS – Pediatrics to help them grow

“Slum Flowers” is the new World Friends Campaign to protect the right to health of children living in the Nairobi slums, Kenya. One child in six in the slums dies before reaching the age of five due to poverty and the inaccessibility or poor quality of the few existing health services. Children are the greatest Read more…

Surgical Sponsorship

IIn the Nairobi slums, 10% of children under the age of 15 are disabled and live in conditions of severe marginalization under both social and medical perspectives.For this reason, World Friends launched the program “Rehabilitation and Orthopedic Surgery”. Every year Dr. Melotto, an orthopedic surgeon for WF, makes two surgical missions to Nairobi to carry Read more…