DANONE Nutricia regional manager visited EMwA


Mrs Jaki Wasike Sihanya, DANONE Nutricia,early life nutrition regional and marketing manager for English speaking Africa visited the Ethiopian Midwives Association (EMwA) headquarters and training center on September 16,2015.Mrs Jaki was accompanied by Mr Yonas Zemichael country manager for Ethiopia and Sudan, and Mr Tessema Mekonnen medical sales manager Ethiopia. On the occasion a memorandum of understanding was signed by DANONE Nutricia and EMWA for scaling up activities on the association's chapter office by the year 2016.


Helping baby's breath (HBB) and kangaroo Mother Care (KMC) training given


A one-day Helping baby's breath (HBB) and kangaroo mother care (KMC) training was given on September 17, 2015 in Addis Ababa at Harmony Hotel by Ethiopian Midwives Association (EMwA) in collaboration with DANONE nutricia, early life nutrition. The training was given to update health care providers by knowledge and skill to assist neonate with problems of breathing and care for neonates that are delivered as low birth weight and preterms.


American College of Nurse-Midwives Vice President for Global Outreach visited EMwA


(19/09/2015) Suzanne Stalls, CNM, Vice President of Global Outreach of American College of Nurse-Midwives visited the Ethiopian Midwives Association (EMwA) headquarter and training center.The Vice President discussed with EMwA Executive Director Tatek Abate on bilateral issues related to developing the midwifery profession by twinning programs.