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Happy News for 10,000 Happy Birthdays!
Happy News for 10,000 Happy Birthdays!
26 March 2015

We are very pleased to announce that our Crowdfunding Campaign during November & December was a big success, raising over $42,000 USD.

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2015: Time for Global Action - UN Campaign
2015: Time for Global Action - UN Campaign
23 March 2015

2015 presents a historic and unprecedented opportunity to improve the lives of people everywhere.

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WHO & PAHO Training Curriculum on Violence Against Women
WHO & PAHO Training Curriculum on Violence Against Women
18 March 2015

WHO & PAHO online survey on training curriculum about care for women subjected to intimate partner violence and sexual violence.

 

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Add your voice to the new Global Strategy for Women's, Children's & Adolescents' Health!
Add your voice to the new Global Strategy for Women's, Children's & Adolescents' Health!
13 March 2015

The new Global Strategy for Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents’ Health needs your views!

 

 

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Welcome to the first international Massive Open Online Course (MOOC)
Welcome to the first international Massive Open Online Course (MOOC)
11 March 2015

A MOOC is a Massive Open Online Course and Midwifery’s first MOOC is about to start!

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Asia-Pacific Regional Workshop on Midwifery Workforce
Asia-Pacific Regional Workshop on Midwifery Workforce
10 March 2015

One hundred and twenty participants gathered in Bangkok, Thailand to enable an exchange between countries in the UNFPA Asia-Pacific region.

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French Lancet Series on Midwifery in Geneva
French Lancet Series on Midwifery in Geneva
25 February 2015

 The French version of the Lancet Series on Midwifery was launched in Geneva on the 24th of February

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Does the world have enough midwives?
Does the world have enough midwives?
18 February 2015

A high-level event discussing the important question if the world has enough midwives will take place in Geneva on Monday 23rd February.

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African Midwives, Have Your Voice Heard!
African Midwives, Have Your Voice Heard!
9 February 2015

Over 2000 midwives participated in the World Health Organization survey, but African voices are missing: take the survey and contribute from Africa!

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A call to action for health workers to mobilize against FGM
A call to action for health workers to mobilize against FGM
6 February 2015

Joint Statement on International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) by UNFPA, UNICEF, FIGO and ICM. 

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Health bodies demand zero tolerance on FGM
Health bodies demand zero tolerance on FGM
6 February 2015

On the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) on February 6th, a coalition of leading health bodies are committing to end FGM. 

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ICM Board Member becomes President of College
ICM Board Member becomes President of College
4 February 2015

Jemima Dennis-Antwi, ICM Board Member was assigned chain of Office as the first President of the Ghana College of Nurses and Midwives. 

 

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Engaging Midwives to End FGM
Engaging Midwives to End FGM
29 January 2015

UNFPA is mobilizing midwives in the prevention and care of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) and has developed a toolkit to campaign to end FGM. 

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Joint Initiative Ended with Success
Joint Initiative Ended with Success
28 January 2015

The Joint Initiative on the MNH Essential Interventions project implemented by three Health Care Professional Associations has successfully been completed.

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Discussing Success of Training Programmes
Discussing Success of Training Programmes
27 January 2015

Principle investigators of Helping Mothers Survive and Helping Babies Survive studies met for a Discussion Forum in Stavanger, Norway.

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Comment on the Synthesis Document!
Comment on the Synthesis Document!
22 January 2015

GHWA has summarized the findings of the feedback on the global Human Resource Strategy and has developed a “synthesis document" to present to WHO. 

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Strengthening Health workforce in the SDGs
Strengthening Health workforce in the SDGs
15 January 2015

ICM supports the request of the Health Workforce Advocacy Initiative to strengthen the language for the health workforce in the Sustainable Development Goals. 

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1st Ebola Clinic For Pregnant Women Opens In Sierra Leone
1st Ebola Clinic For Pregnant Women Opens In Sierra Leone
14 January 2015

A new clinic in Sierra Leone is giving some of the most vulnerable Ebola patients a better chance at surviving the virus.

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Visit to Lesotho
Visit to Lesotho
6 January 2015

Together with the ICM Global Goodwill Ambassador a small delegation paid a visit to Lesotho, the host country of the ICM Africa Regional Conference in 2016. 

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