Committee for Women’s Health and Human Rights (WHHR)

A world-wide international campaign for women’s health has been conceived by the FIGO Committee for Women’s Health and Human Rights. It aims to raise awareness among the general public regarding important areas of gynecology and obstetrics.

Please scroll below for campaign materials, which you are welcome to disseminate widely.

chaired by Professor Chiara Benedetto

 

 

 

 

 

 

Members 2015-2018: 

Professor Chiara Benedetto  - Chair, Italy

Professor Lesley Regan - Past Chair, UK

Professor Seija Grenman  - Ex officio, Finland

Professor Stephen Munjanja, Zimbabwe

Professor Pio Ivan Gomez, Colombia

Dr Shaimaa M J Ibrahim, Iraq

Dr Paulo Felipe Meade Trevino, Mexico

Dr Rubina Sohail, Pakistan

Dr Hemantha Senanayake, Sri Lanka

Dr Colleen Patricia McNicholas, USA

Dr Jan Elizabeth Christilaw, Canada

Ms Silke Mader  (EFCNI) - Ex officio, Germany

 

View the Committee's publications

 

A world-wide international campaign for women’s health has been conceived by the FIGO Committee for Women’s Health and Human Rights. It aims to raise awareness among the general public regarding important areas of gynecology and obstetrics.

WELL!”  i.e. Women Empowerment Learning Links, begins!

The FIGO Committee on Women’s Health and Human Rights has launched their own campaign to educate and inspire Women and Men.

Our campaign will last 9 months, from July 2018 to March 2019.

 

Dr Chiara Benedetto, Chair of the FIGO Committee on WOmen's Health and Human Rights, Head of Obstetrics and Gynecology, I Sant'Anna University Hospital, Torono, Italia explains:

“Each month will be dedicated to a specific issue considered of vital importance for the health and quality of life of women and the community as a whole”.

Take a look at our campaign themes so far: https://www.figo.org/well-campaign