• MAF medevacs Hollywood actor, Ashley Judd, after shattering her leg in the DRC

    MAF medevacs Hollywood actor, Ashley Judd, after shattering her leg in the DRC

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    Activist, Ashley Judd - and star of ‘Double Jeopardy’ and ‘Divergent’ - was medevacked to safety by MAF on 5 February after sustaining a severe leg injury during a wildlife research trip in the DRC. Ashley recounts her 55-hour ordeal to New York Times journalist, Nicholas Kristof….

  • Solar power soars in Papua New Guinea

    Solar power soars in Papua New Guinea

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    In the last five years, increasing demand for solar energy installations in Papua New Guinea has resulted in a new Solar and Electrical Department for 'MAF Technologies PNG'. MAF's Joy Suarkia looks back on how they've been meeting the demand…

  • MAF celebrates the power of radio in PNG on 'World Radio Day'

    MAF celebrates the power of radio in PNG on 'World Radio Day'

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    Through the decades, we see what 'MAF Technologies PNG' has achieved through the power of radio - saving lives, sharing the Gospel and connecting the isolated…

  • MAF flies planes of peace to ease South Sudanese conflict

    MAF flies planes of peace to ease South Sudanese conflict

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    As South Sudan’s transitional government establishes its long-awaited justice system to address human rights violations, MAF continues to bring peacemakers together to help create lasting peace. MAF’s Jenny Davies reports…

  • Nobel Peace laureate recalls MAF evacuation amid ongoing death threats

    Nobel Peace laureate recalls MAF evacuation amid ongoing death threats

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    MAF partner and gynaecologist, Dr Denis Mukwege, has been protected by UN peacekeepers since a failed assassination attempt in 2012. Dr Mukwege recounts his life-saving evacuation by MAF in 1996, when war broke out in the DRC…

  • MAF creates safe passage in the DRC for women traumatised by war

    MAF creates safe passage in the DRC for women traumatised by war

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    As another former rebel leader from the DRC is arrested for ‘crimes against humanity’ including mass rape, survivors of sexual violence continue to seek treatment. Despite war-torn infrastructure, MAF has set up a travel corridor between Panzi Hospital and remote villages, enabling these women to get the help that they desperately need…

  • MAF Papua New Guinea medevacs tree-climbing boy on New Year’s Eve

    MAF Papua New Guinea medevacs tree-climbing boy on New Year’s Eve

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    On the very last day of 2020, MAF Pilot – Philipp Sutter, gets an unexpected request. He’s asked to medevac 10-year-old Mark from the remote PNG village of Wawoi Falls who fell out of a tree and broke his leg. Philipp recalls his final rescue mission of the year...

  • Upcoming Uganda elections - praying for peace

    Upcoming Uganda elections - praying for peace

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    As Uganda counts down to its presidential elections on 14 January, civil unrest has erupted just a couple of miles from where MAF staff live. They have smelt tear gas and heard gunshots and are taking all the necessary precautions. We get the latest from MAF staff in the area..

  • Fistula patients in South Sudan recover on mattresses flown in by MAF

    Fistula patients in South Sudan recover on mattresses flown in by MAF

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    Mattresses are basic, yet fundamental, when helping patients recover more comfortably from fistula surgery. Such operations to rectify childbirth injuries in South Sudan cannot take place unless there are enough mattresses for the women undergoing surgery. MAF’s Jenny Davies finds out how 44 mattresses flown in by MAF are crucial to Amref’s work…

  • MAF supports Central America in the wake of Hurricanes Eta and Iota

    MAF supports Central America in the wake of Hurricanes Eta and Iota

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    MAF is providing ongoing disaster relief to Nicaragua, Honduras and Guatemala following last month’s devastation caused by Hurricanes Eta and Iota. Over nine million people have been affected - MAF has been flying in food, medicine, doctors, counsellors and sanitation experts as part of their emergency response…

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