Although it has limited health infrastructure, the country has made remarkable progress in reducing maternal and child mortality over the last decade.
A leading Smile Train program in South America with dynamic expansion in free cleft care.
Smile Train partners are working tirelessly to provide free cleft surgery and abolish slurs like "cheb" meaning “hole,” “mistake,” “freak,” “ugly."
Smile Train began in China with the goal of a self-sustainable approach to helping children with clefts.
The burgeoning flagship program of Smile Train's new Middle East and North Africa region.
A country that has seen much sorrow, but promises a brighter future.
A cornerstone of Smile Train's worldwide programs. Our partners are leaders in providing free cleft surgeries, ancillary care, and training.
The fourth largest country by population in the world and a backlog of unrepaired clefts to match. One of Smile Train's fastest growing regions.
Smile Train's programs in Mexico are very strong because there are excellent local medical professionals in various cities throughout the country. ...
The diverse topography and elevations present a unique challenge for Smile Train partners.
Nigeria is the most populous country in Africa and the 8th most populous in the world. Only about half of the population has access to potable water...
Pakistan remains an impoverished and underdeveloped country, which for decades has suffered domestic and regional unrest. But Smile Train offers hope...
Cleft care on the move! Smile Train partners travel to hospitals across Peru's rugged and vast terrain.
An archipelago nation of 7,100 islands with patients in need of cleft care isolated throughout these islands.
Vietnam is a densely-populated developing country that in the last 30 years has had to recover from the ravages of war. Smile Train programs manage to...