Since I was with AiNA Soa, the staff has changed from time to time. For me, that means the organization is alive. Some have been here since the beginning of AiNA Soa while others stayed here for some years and took off. However, that does not mean that those who left were fed up
"The present moment is the designated track for any new beginning." Louis-Marie Parent This quote is a motto and a challenge for me to guide my day-to-day behavior in life. Already in medical school I felt the love for teaching and sharing knowledge. With my gift as a presenter/facilitator, the desire to become a
I have often been sad to see elderly people sitting on the street with hardly any clothes or food. Especially now, when it is additionally raining a lot. Nevertheless, I feel a great joy in my heart. Because I see that there are people who have a big heart and a lot of love
I am pleased to report on the mission we carried out in November in the Vangaindrano region. Our mission was to distribute the first aid manuals for the medical staff and the community workers; as they have already received a first aid training in 2019, but not yet a book to deepen the subject.
The last weeks of November were a period in my life when I really felt the meaning of the quotes "Life is full of ups and downs" and "Rain is followed by sunshine". As head of the medical team, I prepared myself with all my heart for the arrival of the new doctors in
After months in lockdown because of the coronavirus, life here in Madagascar, in Antananarivo, is gradually resuming its course. For AiNA Soa and the team the daily work starts with new challenges. In the past months, the team has evaluated the previous work and brought up new ideas to improve the working methods to
Hello everybody! Today I would like to share with you one of my greatest adventures that I experienced during my time at AiNA soa. I will remember this experience forever. It happened in September 2017, when I was assigned with the medical team for a first aid training in Anosibe An'Ala - in the
As corona infection rate in Madagascar decreases, life returns to its normal course. Official exams take place, travelling from Antananarivo to other regions are starting, some touristic places are now open. Nonetheless, life will not be the same as before with a new invisible element as part of our environment. Barrier measures against corona virus,
The corona virus remains as an important actor in what is happening in the world at this time. Every country, every activity, every source of family income is affected. The number of cases and deaths still increase in many countries. In Madagascar, the government has decided a re-lockdown Antananarivo, the capital city, and its
The Corona virus is shaking the world. It defies health systems and economic power of every nation. It creates panic and disturbs social life. At a more personal level, it brings fear and uncertainties. In the midst of all these troubles, the only source of peace is the faith that our God is in control.