- LatestNew York scientists reveal HIV breakthrough
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- LatestFIGO reaffirms commitment: World AIDS Day (1 December 2013)
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- LatestFIGO reaffirms commitment: ‘International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women’ (25 November 2013)
Welcome to FIGO
FIGO - the International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics - is the only organisation that brings together professional societies of obstetricians and gynecologists on a global basis.
Currently it has member societies in 125 countries or territories.
Information & updates
View the latest FIGO statements, joint statements, resources, publications and articles from the International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics (IJGO).
Top women's health news
A group of researchers from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York have revealed a new development that some believe could have the potential to spawn a cure for HIV.
The state governor for the Nigerian capital Lagos has pledged to continue the long-running battle against maternal mortality.
A pioneering hospital in Somaliland that was the first in the self-declared sovereign state dedicated to women's health has significantly contributed to improving the region's maternal mortality rate.
FIGO reaffirms commitment: ‘International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women’ (25 November 2013)Friday, 22nd November 2013
Ensuring high quality clinical training for the care of women with obstetric fistula
Improving the lives and health of women and newborns in the world's most underserved regions.
Advocating for and disseminating evidence-based information on misoprostol for post-partum haemorrhage for providers and clinical policy makers.
Helping to implement key strategies towards the prevention of unsafe abortion.
The FIGO Fertility Tool Box™
Career opportunities, fellowships and training courses
World Congress 2015
Please click here to view the 1st Announcment of the Congress
FIGO Cancer Report (2012) now available
Watch our film
View excerpts from 'The Cutting Tradition', a FIGO/Safehands collaboration. Shot in five countries - Burkina Faso, Djibouti, Egypt, Ethiopia and the UK - and narrated by actress Meryl Streep, it highlights the complex social, religious, cultural and economic issues that underpin the ongoing practice of FGM.
Members: How to use your www.figo.org webpage
Donate to FIGO
International Journal of Gynecology & Obstetrics (IJGO)
Cervical Cancer Sub-Committee
View its latest publications: Global Guidance for Cervical Cancer Prevention and Control