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FIGO supports the International Day to End Obstetric Fistula (23 May 2016)

Statement from the International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) on the International Day to End Obstetric Fistula. Please click here to view the statement.

FIGO recruiting for Deputy Project Director - Institutionalization of Immediate Post-Partum IUD Services

The International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) is seeking to recruit a highly motivated and qualified Deputy Project Director to support the Institutionalization of Immediate Post-Partum IUD Services Project. Please click here for full application details. The deadline for...

FIGO supports International Day of the Midwife 2016

Statement from the International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) on the International Day of the Midwife 2016. Please click here to view the statement.

Latest FIGO Newsletter available online!

The May 2016 issue of the FIGO Newsletter is now available online. Please click here .

FIGO supports World Health Day 2016 (7 April 2016)

The topic for World Health Day 2016 is ‘Beat diabetes’. Please click here to view the statement. More information on World Health Day 2016 can be found here ...

Latest issue of PPIUD Initiative Newsletter now online!

The latest FIGO Post-Partum IUD Initiative Newsletter is available here . The Newsletter is produced four times a year, to keep you informed about the activities and progress of the Initiative. Subscribe now to receive the Newsletter directly to your inbox.

Latest FIGO Fistula Surgery Training Initiative Newsletter online

The latest FIGO Fistula Surgery Training Initiative Newsletter is now online . Click here to subscribe

FIGO supports International Women's Day - 8 March 2016

International Women’s Day (IWD) - a global day celebrating the economic, political and social achievements of women past, present and future - is celebrated on 8 March each year. The International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) supports its valuable objectives. Please click...

FIGO reaffirms support: International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation (6 February 2016)

The International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting (FGM/C) - held each 6 February - encourages global awareness of FGM/C and promotes its eradication. Please click here to view the statement. View FIGO's film on FGM: :...

New FIGO Officers meet in London

The new FIGO Officers (2015-2018) met in London at FIGO HQ at the end of January 2016: President - Professor Chittaranjan Narahari Purandare (India) Vice President - Professor Seija Grenman (Finland) President Elect - Dr Carlos Füchtner (Bolivia) Honorary Secretary - Professor Gian Carlo Di Renzo (...