Monthly Archives: June 2014

Calling all midwives to take action to save women’s lives

A great majority of the 289,000 maternal deaths, estimated to have happened globally in 2013, could be avoided if we had the skills and the will to do so.  Midwives can bring these skills, confirms the State of World’s Midwifery 2014 Report.  The on-going 30th Triennial Congress of the International Confederation of Midwives, affirms the will of midwives to share knowledge to build high-quality care for women and children.  The MDSR Action Network offers the opportunity to bring the skills and will together.

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