Riders for Health International
Riders for Health is an international non-profit organization that provides health-care to rural African villages using motorcycles and motorcycle ambulances.
The Riders fleet includes motorcycles, refrigerated trucks, minivans and ambulances and a motorcycle ambulance fitted with a sidecar called the Uhuru that can be used as a mini-ambulance and double as a water pump when the bike is stationary. The project has resulted in reducing the disease and illnesses by getting patients much-needed medicine. The Riders programmes run in Africa, managed by the African staff in those countries: The Riders Programmes