General resources on women’s health


Adolesecent Sexual and Reproductive Health

Adolescent Pregnancy Guidelines - Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada (French version)


Clinical Practice Handbook for ‘Safe Abortion’ (WHO)


The Global Breastfeeding Initiative


Emergency Contraceptive Pills: Medical and Service Delivery Guidelines - 4th Edition (ICEC)

Fact Sheet On The Safety Of Levonorgestrel-Alone Emergency Contraceptive Pills (WHO)

The Global Epidemic of Unintended Pregnancies


'Landmark collaboration publishes tools to enhance global research into endometriosis'

Female Genital Mutilation

Tackling FGM in the UK (RCOG)


‘Neglected no more - ending fistula’ (UNFPA)

Good Practices on obstetric fistula (UNFPA)

General health

Right of everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health (UN)

Maternal mortality and morbidity

Trends in Maternal Mortality 1990-2008 (WHO)


State of the World’s Midwifery 2014 (UNFPA)

Premature birth

‘Born Too Soon’ (the Global Action Report on Pre-Term Birth)

Sex selection

Learn more about gender selection in Australia, produced by SBS Radio




World Health Organization (WHO)

Prevention and elimination of disrespect and abuse during childbirth (September 2014)

UNDP / UNFPA / UNICEF / WHO / World Bank Special Programme of Research, Development and Research Training in Human Reproduction (HRP)  


International Society for Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology (ISUOG)

News and announcements      Guidelines



Federation of Obstetric & Gynecological Societies of India (FOGSI)

FOGSI-FIGO Connection, September 2014


FLASOG March 2017 Bulletin




Abbott Nutrition

Amnesty International

Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation


End Fistula


European Foundation for the Care of Newborn Infants (EFCNI)

European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE)

Family Care International (FCI)

Fédération Internationale de Gynécologie Infantile et Juvenile (FIGIJ)

Fistula Foundation

Global Library of Women’s Medicine (GLOWM)

Gynuity Health Projects

Hamlin Fistula Hospital

International Association for Maternal and Neonatal Health (IAMNH)

International Confederation of Midwives (ICM)

International Federation for Cervical Pathology and Colposcopy (IFCPC)

International Federation for Family Health (IFFH)

International Federation of Fertility Societies (IFFS)

International Federation of Medical Students’ Associations

International Gynecologic Cancer Society (IGCS)       

International Journal of Gynecology & Obsetrics (IJGO)

International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF)

International Pregnancy Advisory Services (IPAS)      

International Menopause Society (IMS)

International Pediatric Association (IPA)      

International Pelvic Floor Dysfunction Society (IPFDS)

International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF)

International Society of Gynecological Endocrinology (ISGE)

International Society of Gynecological Pathologists (ISGYP)

International Society for the Study of Hypertension in Pregnancy (ISSHP)

International Society for the Study of Trophoblastic Disease (ISSTD)

International Society for the Study of Vulvovaginal Disease (ISSVD)         

International Society of Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynaecology (ISPOG)

International Society for Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology (ISUOG)

International Union Against Cancer (UICC)

International Urogynecological Association (IUGA)

Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS)

Jhpiego Corporation

Johnson & Johnson

Laerdal Foundation


Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine

March of Dimes

Maternal and Child Health Integrated Program (MCHIP)

Novo Nordisk

Oxford Institute of Population Ageing

Pathfinder International

Partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health (PMNCH)

Population Council

Rotary International

Safehands for Mothers

Société Internationale de Senologie

Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA)

United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)

United Nations Population Fund (UNPA)

United States Agency for International Development (USAID)

Wellbeing of Women

White Ribbon Alliance

Women and Health Alliance International (WAHA)

Women Deliver

World Association of Perinatal Medicine (WAPM)

World Bank

World Diabetes Foundation (WDF)

World Federation of Societies of Anaesthesiologists (WFSA)

World Health Organization (WHO)