The proposed dates for next year’s Operation Hernia Missions have now been published,  as shown below.    Any volunteers who wish to join a team should firstly contact Mr Chris Oppong, Chairman of Operation Hernia.   Further information about the various destinations and the work undertaken can be found by reading the previous Mission Reports.



January 2-7 Ghana The Netherlands Maarten Simons
January 8-12 Ghana The Netherlands Frank Garssen
March tbc Ghana Belgium Casper Sommeling
March 17-20 Rwanda UK Ian Geraghty
May 3-18 Rwanda UK /Germany Chris Oppong/

Ralph Lorenz

June 5-15 Uganda UK Chris Oppong/

Jacob Akoh

July 21-28 Botswana UK Chris Oppong
November  3-10 Ghana UK Shina Fawole
November 10-17 Ghana UK/USA/GERMANY Beatrix Weber
November 17-24 Ghana UK/NORWAY Kelly Shine/

Jacob Akoh


Chris Oppong FRCS

Consultant Surgeon, UK

Chairman, Operation Hernia