FIGO Council Elections 2021

Voting for the FIGO Council will take place at the General Assembly, as part of XXIII FIGO World Congress of  Gynecology  & Obstetrics. 

The meeting will be held virtually via the Zoom platform on Wednesday 27th October and Thursday 28th October 2021 from 12.30 to 16.00 UTC+1 (UK time), in accordance with FIGO’s Articles of Association

Read the FIGO 2021 Election Procedures

Discover the 2021 Council Candidates:

Africa and Eastern Mediterranean

Kenya – Kenya Obstetrical and Gynaecological Society

Rwanda – Rwanda Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Tanzania – Association of Gynaecologists and Obstetricians of Tanzania

United Arab Emirates – Emirate Medical Association

Asia Oceania

Bangladesh – Obstetrical and Gynaecological Society of Bangladesh

India – Federation Obstetrics & Gynaecological Societies India 

Japan – Japan Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Korea – Korean Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Malaysia – Obstetrical & Gynaecological Society of Malaysia

Pakistan – Society of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists of Pakistan

Philippines – Philippine Obstetrical & Gynecological Society, INC

Singapore – Obstetrical & Gynaecological Society of Singapore

Taiwan – The Taiwan Association of Obstetrics and Gynecology


Austria – Austrian Society of Gynaecology and Obstetrics

Finland – Finnish Gynecological Association

Germany – German Society of Gynecology and Obstetrics

Greece – The Hellenic Obstetrical and Gynecological Society

Spain – Sociedad Espanõla de Ginecología y Obstetricia

Switzerland – Swiss Society of Gynecology & Obstetrics

United Kingdom – Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

Latin America

Uruguay – Gynecologic Society of Uruguay

North America

Mexico – Mexican Federation of Colleges of Obstetrics and Gynecology 

United States of America – The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists


Please note: the final list of Council candidates for election is subject to receipt by FIGO of candidate consent for nomination and payment of any outstanding fees.

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