Q&A with Barnaby Hitchcock—Brighton Marathon run for Project Harar

We caught up with Barnaby Hitchcock—fitness coach and founder of fitness and life style brand B FIT, who is participating in the Brighton Marathon to raise support for Project Harar. Barnaby gave us some top tips for aspiring marathon runners as well us his inspiration behind B Fit. Read more

London to Brighton Cycle Ride 2021

On the 19th September we had 19 amazing individuals take part in the London to Brighton bike ride to raise vital funds for our work in Ethiopia, can you help us reach our £10,000 target? Read more

We are finalists in the GlobalGiving photo contest 2021!

We are delighted to announce we have been selected as finalists in the Global Giving photo contest 2021! Read more

We've hit our target!

With your help, we have hit our target of raising £20,000 in our Summer Matched Funding Campaign via the Big Give! Thank you to everyone who has helped us achieve this by donating and taking the time to share our campaign - we couldn't have done it without you. Read more


We met 5 year old Nagalem during our 2020 Complex Surgical Programme. She was unable to receive treatment in Ethiopia, but over the course of 18 months we were able to arrange specialist treatment overseas as a result of international collaboration Read more

Introducing our new Patron - Lemn Sissay

We are beyond excited to announce that Lemn Sissay has accepted the role of charity Patron alongside Anwen Hurt. Lemn Sissay OBE is a BAFTA nominated award winning writer, international poet, performer, playwright, artist and broadcaster – welcome to Project Harar Lemn! Read more


Three year old Tamirat's mother and father brought him to Bahir Dar for cleft palate surgery in February 2021 Read more

Raising awareness about noma

Noma is a gangrenous infection which starts in the mouth and is typically associated with less developed areas of the world that has insufficient water supply and that experience food insecurity, making good hygiene difficult and causing malnutrition. One in ten people who have Noma will survive. Read more

This time last year...

This time last year our Surgical Collaboration with Yekatit 12 Government Hospital was well underway Read more

Yekatit-12 Collaboration - Case-Based Discussion Event

Project Harar-Yekatit-12 Virtual Case-Based Discussion Event Live on 6th March 2021 Read more

Hello 2021

Hello 2021! Wishing everyone health and happiness in the new year. We also wanted to let you know that we have changed our correspondence address, kindly send all post to: Project Harar PO Box 2624 HENFIELD BN5 0FN Read more


We met Meserat during our 2020 Complex Surgical Programme, she was born with a nasal deformity and had experienced bullying because she looked different to her peers. Meserat received complex facial reconstructive surgery and we also saw her grow in confidence throughout her operation and recovery journey Read more


Fikert travelled from a remote area of Oromia in October 2020 so that her son Fayisa could receive surgery for his cleft lip Read more


Read about how Ferhan was supported with our Covid Response Programme whilst he waited for surgery for his cleft palate Read more