Benishangul Gumuz Region Standard of Midwifery Care Practice dissemination workshop held

An overview of the Standard of Midwifery Care Practice document in Ethiopia, which is developed by the Federal Ministry of Health (FMOH) in collaboration with UNFPA and EMwA was presented and disseminated at the Benishangul Gumuz Region in Asosa, Red Cross hall on the 11th of June 2016.


Saving Newborn Lives Champions Toolkit


Save the Children’s Saving Newborn Lives (SNL) program has a long history of collaborating with newborn health champions to advocate for robust policies and programs to reduce global neonatal mortality. SNL and pediatricians, midwives, members of parliament, ministers of health, journalists, celebrities, and many other champions over the years to increase the availability of and access to routine and emergency newborn care services and supplies, improve the quality of newborn care services, and increase knowledge about and demand for newborn care. Based on this experience, This Champions Toolkit is produced and hope it can help identify appropriate champions for maximum impact and give newborns the greatest chance to begin their lives healthy and strong. click here to find the toolkit in pdf format.

Ethiopian Midwives Association management attended South Korean President Speech


Ethiopian Midwives Association management attended South Korean President H.E Mme. Park Geun-hye speech at the African Union Commission (AUC) headquarters in Addis Ababa on the 27th of May 2016. The president was welcomed by the Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, H.E. Hailemariam Desalegn and H.E Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, Chairperson of the African Union Commission (AUC).