BENIN, AFRICA: Benin, with a population of 9.6 million, bordered by Togo to the west and Nigeria to the east, is known for its rich culture and traditions.
It is considered one of the most stable democracies in Africa. Recently, SKCF, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Centre Hospitalo-Universitaire-HKM de Cotonou(CTA/CNHU-HKM) to bring treatment for acute kidney injury with the use of peritoneal dialysis (PD). The hospital has a good laboratory and plans are underway for training of nurses. The first set of PD supplies should arrive in the coming months. Look for program updates.