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ICM has grown from a small group of Midwives Associations in Western Europe to a major Confederation with more than 116 autonomous associations from countries all over the world. By strengthening member associations, ICM advances the profession of midwifery globally promoting autonomous midwives as the most appropriate caregivers for childbearing women. 

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Midwifery Society, Royal College of Nursing

The Royal College of Nursing promotes excellence in practice and shapes health policies across the UK. Within the membership we have nurses, midwives, students and healthcare assistants. We facilitate our midwifery community to promote the highest standards of practice and increase awareness of midwifery and reproductive health across associated professional groups.
The ultimate aim is to support our midwifery members to provide the highest standards of care pregnant women.

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20 Cavendish Square
W1G ORN London
United Kingdom

Phone +44 0207 6473761 Email Carmel.Bagness@rcn.org.uk www.rcn.org.uk
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Normal Labour and Birth Research Conference
Normal Labour and Birth Research Conference
27 June 2013

The 8th Normal Labour and Birth Research Conference took place from the 5th to the 7th June in England. ICM Board Member Mary Higgins reports on it. 

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WHO committed to fast-track assessment of new and existing contraceptives
WHO committed to fast-track assessment of new and existing contraceptives
11 July 2012

The World Health Organization (WHO) committed to fast-track its assessment of new and existing quality contraceptives so more women in low- and middle-income…

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London Summit on Family Planning
London Summit on Family Planning
11 July 2012

The London Summit on Family Planning has delivered a historic global breakthrough giving access to family planning for 120 million women. 

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Support for the right of women and girls to decide whether, when and how many children they have
Support for the right of women and girls to decide whether, when and how many children they have
11 July 2012

The UK Government and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, in partnership with UNFPA, national governments, donors, civil society, the private sector, the…

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5th February 2014

Bournemouth, UK

Midwifery and the post MDG agenda

The Millennium Development Goals (MDG) are ‘ending’ in 2015. Some countries will have achieved some of the eight MDGs, some will have surpassed them and some will not have achieved any. 

15th October 2014

Bovington, United Kingdom

Time4you 2 Conference

Time4you 2 is an 'open to all' conference and will be of particular interest to midwives and anyone working with families. Book before 30th June for 20% discount, using the code 'earlybird'.

To book your place go to: http://time4you2.eventbrite.co.ukFor further details email: rcmulrpoole@hotmail.co.uk

22nd October 2014

London, UK

2nd Annual Conference ‘Physiological Birth: Promoting Normality’

Send an expression of interest to j.forman@sgul.kingston.ac.uk to present a poster at the 2nd Annual Conference ‘Physiological Birth: Promoting Normality’ on Wednesday 22nd October 2015 at St George’s Hospital in London. Criteria for the poster is that it links to empowering, promoting and supporting physiological birth. 

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International Day of the Midwife

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ICM Triennial Congress 2014 Prague 

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