health workers trained

young people have benefited from sexual and reproductive health services

#MYROOTS! In South Wollo

The project #Myroots, carried out by CIFA and CCM in Woreda of Ambassel, Tehuledere,and Worebabo – South Wollo Zone – is intended to contribute to the improvement of the socio-economic and socio-health conditions of potential migrants and to inform them about the risks of irregular migration.

CCM is particularly concerned with improving the availability, quality and accessibility of health servicesintended for young people, through the education of health workers and the opening of spaces dedicated to both their physical and psychological needs – Youth Friendly Services.


#Myroots also promotes
the exchange of best practices, between the services dedicated to young people at 8 health centres in the area. In collaboration with the professionals at the Social and Community Theatre Centre of Turin, the project foresees the organization of a training and mentoring initiative on various socio-health topics for groups of young people.

With CIFA (International Centre for Childhood and Families), the Health
Offices of the South Wollo zone and the districts involved in the project, Social Community Theatre Centre of Turin – TSC.

What you can do

20 euro

guarantee a meeting between young people and health center workers to promote best practices of health prevention

50 euro

support a community 
social theater event 
for young people

300 euro

support the rehabilitation of locals used for Youth Friendly Services linked to health centres in the area


Comitato Collaborazione Medica CCM is a NGO committed to promote the right to health and ensure access to essential health care in Africa and in Italy. For 50 years, we have been building upon the skills of local health workers to ensure the provision of quality care to the most vulnerable communities. 

Smiles of African Mothers is CCM’s Campaign 


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