• Organization TypeImplementing NGO
  • Staff51-100
  • Development Budget5 Million - 25 Million
  • HeadquartersItaly
  • Founded1950

Doctors with Africa CUAMM

The first non-governmental organisation (NGO) in the field of healthcare to be officially recognised in Italy, Doctors with Africa Cuamm is the largest italian body working to improve and safeguard the health of African populations. The organisation’s projects have long-term goals, even when facing emergency situations, providing quality healthcare services which are open to everyone. It is committed to training and to spreading scientific knowledge through its technical contributions to healthcare projects. Among the public institutions involved and the general public, it extols the value of solidarity and cooperation between populations. WHAT THEY DO In Angola, Ethiopia, Mozambique, South Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda, Doctors with Africa Cuamm runs projects developed in conjunction with local bodies and performed in hospitals and other structures, predominantly in rural areas. The projects undertaken are strongly integrated with the healthcare culture and social tissue of the country, through a continuing dialogue with the local public authorities and religious institutions. In each of these countries, projects aimed at specific areas (training, mother-and-child-care, disabilities etc), as well as so-called ‘vertical operations’ intended to provide direct intervention against the great pandemics (AIDS, tuberculosis, malaria) are supported by a broad range of well-established long-term programmes. Programmes implemented in war-torn areas, or where humanitarian emergencies exist, which have only recently become part of the body’s operating environment, aim at the effective co-ordination of projects aimed at providing immediate assistance with longer term programmes. Currently Doctors with Africa CUAMM has 32 principal projects, 85 field operators and numerous support initiatives, and is actively present in 20 hospitals and 14 public health care districts, and is involved in mother-and-child care, the fight against AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria; the organisation is also represented in six nursing schools and two universities. It is a daily commitment, low profile but continuous, which aims at training people and reinforcing local institutions. Doctors with Africa Cuamm is a story of cooperation among living people; it doesn’t ask for charity, only for justice and solidarity.
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Job openings over the past year

6Total posted jobs

Examples of past jobs

  • Medical Coordinator (Hospital Coordinator)
    South Sudan
  • Neonatologist Project Manager

Staff at Doctors with Africa CUAMM have experience in


  • reproductive health
  • development
  • monitoring / evaluation
  • systems
  • africa


  • goal global
  • ec


  • ethiopia
  • uganda
  • tanzania
  • sierra leone
  • united states


  • managerial experience
  • business development
  • experience in recruitment
  • international experience
  • with experience in conflict areas


Reproductive Health
Procurement Process
Banking System
Financial Services
Community Participation / Employment
Monitoring / Evaluation
Banking & Finance Budgeting
Events / Training

Contract Awards

Emergency Support for Surgery Services

Agenzia Italiana per la Cooperazione Allo Sviluppo (AICS)

Regional Health Integration to Enhance Services-North, Lango (RHITES-N, Lango)

United States Agency for International Development (USAID)

Integrated Community Case Management in South Sudan

Department for International Development (DFID) - United Kingdom

Improving the Living Conditions of Refugees

Agenzia Italiana per la Cooperazione Allo Sviluppo (AICS)

Support to Health Systems of Jubek

Agenzia Italiana per la Cooperazione Allo Sviluppo (AICS)

Tackling Stunting and Severe Wasting Together in Tanzania

Children's Investment Fund Foundation - CIFF

Tackling Stunting and Severe Wasting Together in Tanzania

Children's Investment Fund Foundation - CIFF

Improving Diabetes Diagnosis and Management

World Diabetes Foundation (WDF)

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Company Offices

  • Italy (headquarters)
  • Padova
  • via S. Francesco 126
  • Uganda
  • Kampala
  • Gaba Road “Muyenga” Plot nr.3297, P.O. Box 7214
  • Tanzania
  • Dar es Salaam
  • New Bagamoyo Road, plot. nr. 14, Regent Estate P.O. Box 23447
  • Mozambique
  • Maputo
  • Bairro Central - Av. De Maguiguana n° 1572 1° Andar, Flat 3
  • Ethiopia
  • Addis Ababa
  • Sub city Bole, Kebele 03 - House number 4040 - P.O.Box 12777
  • Angola
  • Luanda
  • Rua Guerrilhero Makiezo, 1 Beco XII, Praia do Bispo