In over 20 countries!



Our teams provide surgery and anaesthesia, capacity building and training. Hernia International has served communities in the following countries: AFRICA (13): Benin, Ethiopia, Ghana, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Liberia, Nigeria, Senegal, Tanzania, Uganda, Zimbabwe. SOUTH AMERICA (3): Brazil, Ecuador, Peru. SE ASIA (2): Cambodia, Thailand. INDO-CHINA (4): Bangladesh, India, Mongolia, Pakistan. EUROPE (3): Moldova, Romania, Ukraine. 

During a lifetime 1-in-4 men suffer a groin hernia.  Due to lack of healthcare in low- and middle-income countries, hernias do not get treated. In subSaharan Africa alone there are an estimated 6.3 million untreated inguinal hernias.