Over the last 5 years, countries around the world have begun to undertake new initiatives to improve maternal health ourcomes by strengthening midwifery care.
An online platform - All4Maternity to support, educate and nuture midwives and other maternity workers globaly has been launched.
Alex James, a midwife and midwifery educator designed a project to save the lives of mothers and their newborns, especially in the rural areas.
TAMA conducted two CBE worshops to strengthen midwifery education and expand knowledge to the available midwifery workforce in the country.
Kyrgyzstan Ministry of Health has approved a Chief Midiwfe post in the Ministry, which will ensure strong presence and a voice for the midwifery profession.
The ICM Council approved the adoption of the new regional groupings as per World Health Organization's regional grouping
The Chilean Midwives Association held its 7th International Congress on Midwifery in Concepción with over 300 midwives in attendance.
ICM's representation at the many different side events during the 2017 United Nations General Assembly (UNGA2017)
The first official meeting of the incoming ICM Board, elected in Toronto in June was held in The Hague from 2-6 October. Read the communique here
The Board Members worked on the ICM Strategy for the next triennium 2017-2020. See photo snippets
Read Thuy Tien Tran's story as she narrates what inspired her to become a midwife and her determination to develop midwifery profession in Vietnam
ICM conducted a leadership and advocacy workshop for Tajikstan midwives as part of the strategy on strengthening midwives associations' capacity
Tanzanian midwives have reported that their confidence and competence of CBE has increased significantly over the course of the workshop
ICM is partnerning with Save the Children's Healthy Newborn Network to promote midwifery as a solution to critical gaps in newborn health.
Franka Cadée, ICM President will be speaking on a The Global Consensus Statement as a Tool for Advocacy webinar on 25th September
Launch of the State of Midwifery Report 2017 in Eastern and Southern Africa titled:- Analysis of the Sexual Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn and Adolescent Health…
The 32nd ICM Triennial Congress will be held in Bali, Indonesia from 21-25 June 2020. Early bird registration is open till 29th September 2017
Olivia Kroening-Roche, a certified Nurse-Midwife, Programme Director and Co-Founder of Rural Health Collabirative, tells us about the "Kekeli" - female community…
ICM would like to tahnk all Member Associations who gave feedback on the Global Midwifery Map, which was launched during the 31st ICM Triennial Congress in Toronto,…