Our Projects

Universal Health Coverage symposium by HERO Cameroon

On the 13th of December 2019, HERO Cameroon in collaboration with Buea-University Medical Students’ Association (BMSA) organised a symposium, ‘UHC…

World Blood Donor Day 2019 with HERO Cameroon

Every year on June 14, the global community celebrates World Blood Donor Day (WBDD). Established in 2004, the event serves…

HERO Cameroon team building session 2018

‘Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. The ability to direct individual accomplishments toward organizational objectives.…

Celebrating World Stroke Day 2018 at the Ngeme Community, Cameroon

Project Overview A stroke occurs when the blood supply to a part of the brain is cut off. Without blood,…

Celebrating World Malaria Day 2018 in Bakingili, Cameroon

Project Overview Over 90% of Cameroonians are at risk of malaria infection, with more than half of this number suffering…

Capacity Building with medical students in Cameroon

On the 20th of April 2018, HERO Cameroon organized a unique, one of its kind and enriching capacity building seminar…

Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2017 in Cameroon

In Commemoration of the Breast Cancer Awareness month celebrated every October, this October 2017 Working Women Circles and Health Education…

Celebrating World Breastfeeding Week 2017 in Cameroon

Sub-optimal breastfeeding practices still prevail in many developing countries including Cameroon despite documented evidence on the vital role of breastfeeding…

World Hepatitis Day 2017 Celebration with HYSACAM Buea Sanitary Workers

This project focused on assessing the knowledge and risk perception of hepatitis B amongst HYSACAM MSWW, educating the workers on…

“Women and Diabetes, Our Right to a Healthy Future” World Diabetes Day 2017 in Cameroon

Project Relevance and Need The number of people with diabetes has risen from 108 million in 1980 to 422million in…

HERO Cameroon Celebrates World Sickle Cell Day 2017

Sickle cell disease is a haemoglobin disorder common mainly in people of African descent. It is due to an inheritance…

Breaking the Blood Taboo – Menstrual Hygiene Day 2017 in Cameroon

Menstrual Hygiene Day 2017 in Cameroon was marked by a 2 day sensitization campaign among adolescent girls in 3 secondary…