The Facts about Ethiopia
Ethiopia is a country with 85% of its population living in rural areas that do not have access to health care facilities and/or doctors.
Because of that they only rely on traditional medicine. From 70% to 80% of the diseases affecting its population are easily preventable by simple interventions. Communicable diseases, malnutrition, and lack of access to clean water are responsible for 57 % of the total death rate. There are only about 2000 physicians for a population of 90 Million people.
Organizing medical teams and travel to remote areas in Ethiopia once a year to provide medical support, teaching, allocating resource, giving moral and spiritual support.