Reduction of maternal and child morbidity and mortality is achieved effectively due to the effort of the Association: Ministry

Dr. Daniel G/Michael chief of staff, state minister of Health office said at the 26th Annual General Assembly of the Association that was held on 6th of October 2017 with the theme “Communities demanding quality midwifery care” at Getfam Hotel in Addis Ababa, Minister of health is very proud of Ethiopian Midwives Association, because the goal of FMoH has been achieved effectively due to the effort of the association in reduction of maternal and child morbidity and mortality. Midwifery association is the only association that represent midwives in Ethiopia. This association is working in different areas, especially focusing on the standard of midwifery care, and building the capacity of health professionals with the skill of midwifery through different trainings. Hence, its contribution in reduction of maternal and child mortality is very high. Thus the minister of health is always standing on the side of this association to strengthen the capacity.