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Ultrasound Machine Technical Training

YRS staff participated in a technical training session for our new Ultrasound Machine (USM) on 12 April 2016. Last year, one of our very special supporters, Anne Bendt, held a fundraiser in Singapore especially so we could buy an USM to greatly increase our accuracy in detecting breast cancer. The trainer taught us about how…

After the Fire

It’s been two weeks since the fire which destroyed the first three floors of Pasar Badung, and severely affected our medical and office equipment. We are still calculating the total cost of the damage. Pasar Badung has been completely evacuated and closed. We are extremely thankful however to have our Sanur clinic, and our Secretariat office…

Fire at Pasar Badung – all YRS staff safe

Dear friends and supporters, As some of you may have heard, Pasar Badung, where YRS is located on the 4th floor, was afflicted by a very severe fire yesterday. According to news reports the fire was burning for more than 11 hours. The extent of the damage to the inside of the market is not…

Our Action-Packed January!

YRS has had an absolutely action-packed start to 2016. Flash Charity Bali, a group of Indonesian and expat women who hold fundraising luncheons for various charities in Bali, visited our clinic to make a generous donation and express their enthusiasm to partner with YRS. On 25 January, we received a group of international journalists in…

Our Fantastic 2015 & Plans for 2016

Happy New Year to all our friends and supporters! YRS spent a lot of time in 2015 developing our second Five Year Strategic Plan, the major components of which are based on our new aspirational statement: Towards 2020 YRS will ensure fewer Balinese women develop female cancers, and more enjoy good sexual and reproductive health….