The Baraka district, with it´s 2000 inhabitants, only hab one health station set up by ENDA in the year 1996, run by a community health worker. In cause of the sub-project « Health of Baraka, that startet in 2016, we fortunately got a health station with a state nurse.
In black Africa, especially in Third World countries, the third age is a very difficult period, as capacity and labor power disappear with age. And for someone who does not benefit from a retirement pension, old age rhymes with extreme poverty.
The progress of the projects, which could be realized thanks to the support of Mr. Sawiris is already visible. This report is about the status of the Baraka school renovation, healthcare and hairdresser education.
After you have made the presentation of the old Baraka health center, we took the initiative to make a visit to some residents of the city. Since health is a challenge every day for us, we will try to show you the difficulties experienced by people of Baraka for treatment.
Baraka does not have any acces to health structure to promote health and improve the living conditions of its population. This is what leads us today to meet Fatoumata SY, former community health worker from the old Baraka health center, to make the history of the defunct box .