FIGO vacancies and opportunities

FIGO SecretariatThe International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics is a UK registered charity (No 1113263; Company No 5498067) and an equal opportunities employer.

Details of current vacancies and opportunities within the organisation are posted here.



FIGO is currently seeking  proposals from organisations who are interested in publishing the official journal of FIGO, the International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics (IJGO), from 2017.

The Journal, which is published on a monthly basis,  addresses a broad range of day-to-day issues encountered by Ob/Gyn practitioners worldwide. It is distributed to subscribers, Member Societies of FIGO, those donating specific sums to the FIGO Charitable Foundation, Executive Board members and to medical libraries worldwide.

If your organisation would like to participate in this tender process, you will find all of the information that you may need within our ‘Request for proposal to publish’ document. A copy of this is available on request from Sean O’Donnell (FIGO Administrative Director) via In addition, you can access a sample copy of the Journal here.  

For more information on the Journal, click here.

Please note that the closing date for receipt of all completed submissions is no later than 12 noon on Friday 15 January 2016.

Please also note that any discussions with prospective publishers will be held during late January/February 2016, and there will also be an opportunity for invited publishers to present submissions to FIGO representatives in Central London on the morning of Monday 22 February 2016. 



FIGO Fistula Fellowship applications

Please note that FIGO is not accepting any more applications. The selection process is still ongoing, and applicants will be notified in due course. We thank you for your patience in the meantime.



FIGO is often advised of career opportunities and fellowships from other organisations that might be of interest to members of FIGO’s constituent societies. 

Please note that FIGO accepts no liability or responsibility for the accuracy of any information supplied by third parties featured occasionally on this page, and any applications resulting from such announcements should be made to the originating organisation and not to FIGO itself. 

FIGO is not necessarily linked in any way to, nor endorses, the organisations providing information and has received no remuneration or compensation from the organisations concerned for the inclusion of announcements on this page as a service to the members of FIGO’s constituent societies.