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EOA project I
This project that we are doing by bringing together in workshops in Lusaka and Livingstone ostomates, doctors, nurses and other health care workers and members of the administrative side, is being run for the second time. The first time was in Zimbabwe in 2019. We are trying to have people talk together, compare their experiences, and try to find solutions for the problems that arise from the needs of ostomates for appliances and health care services.
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Congratulations to the winners of The World Ostomy Award 2022!
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We celebrated World Ostomy Day in Estonia 05th October.
The event was very nice. Sulev Võrno performed with very warm and beautiful program. Also we sheared the stories from others countries and confirmed that our life here in Estonia is good. Products and support is available.
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During WOD 2021 Finnilco organised a weekend happening in Turku. We combined a summer event and WOD and together they became an autumn weekend.
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We invite you to watch this beautiful video in which people with a stoma share their stories and convince us that the stoma is not an obstacle in life. Sometimes it opens up new opportunities, and sometimes it saves lives. The film was made on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the Icelandic ostomy association ISILCO. It is available with English and Polish subtitles.
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In the PDF file you will find the Zambia report on ostomy supplies success stories as well as about celebrating the World Ostomy Day 2021.
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At the WOD, it was particularly important to us to set a visible sign with our information stand in the park in front of Vienna’s city hall. In accordance with the motto of the EOA, we wanted to draw attention to the rights of us ostomates. For the implementation, we found some ideas on the website of our colleagues from the Czech Republic.
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Every three years in the beginning of October Russian Association of ostomy patients ASTOM, member of the European Association of ostomy patients, as well as other ostomy organizations around the world celebrates the World Ostomy Day and organizes different events in Moscow and other regions of Russia.
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[See below for the recording of the meeting]
On October 4th, the French ostomy association “Union Stomisés Grand Sud” is organizing a 5 hours online-meeting for the French speaking countries and people. It begins at 15 o’clock (Central European Summertime CEST – which means 14 o’clock British Summertime BST) and ends with the official closure at 20 o’clock CEST. People related to ostomy affairs and representatives of ostomy associations from Europe, Canada and several African countries are involved as speakers.
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