Small clinic: mighty impact

These people save lives. Welcome to Rujeko Covid-19 Isolation Clinic in Masvingo. The well organised COVID Clinic has 11 beds for patients, a well maintained garden and an exceptionally dedicated team who are doing what it takes to save lives and help people breathe. Given the numbers of lives they’ve saved, their track record is […]

Kufema Zimbabwe 2020 Recap: 5 achievements that save lives

We could not have done any of this without the incredible support of our contributors, donors, well wishers, supporters, family and friends. We’re constantly in awe of how people pull together in a crisis and make good things happen. Thank you so much – you’ll be awed at how far we’ve come already! We’re saving […]

We help people breathe – here’s proof!

“Kufema” means breathe in the Shona language, and that’s what we help people do: breathe. We’ve brought together an extraordinary collaboration of engineers, medics, and people who get things done, to help get oxygen therapy equipment and training to frontline emergency medical team across the country. We’re entirely volunteer based and rely entirely on crowdfunding […]

COVID or not: we can’t let people die from lack of oxygen

You may have heard that thankfully, COVID has not been as devastating as predicted in Zimbabwe. Yet, the lack of respiratory equipment is as dire as ever. Sadly Zimbabwe’s health system is severely over-stretched and under-resourced, and we can’t stand by while people die from lack of oxygen. Most health facilities – and even emergency […]

Dr Marks & the team

Dr Marks met the team today to review the teams progress and help them with testing methods.