Browsing: Childhood

Women Deliver’s 4th Global Conference, taking place 16-19 May 2016, will be the largest gathering on girls’ and women’s health and rights in the last decade and one of the first major global conferences following the launch of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

The world will always need midwives, but we may have to fight for our
right to practice. The good news is that new research on the importance
of the microbiome bears witness to what midwives have always known:
How we are born matters! Our doula sisters have expanded women’s care
in recent decades, and so we welcome you, too!  We plan to touch on all
of these issues and more in our conference, and we welcome you to be
part of this historic event.