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Supporting FIGO Members to be Advocates

​FIGO's three-day advocacy and communications training builds capacity for our National Member Societies...

Obstetric fistula: new research, new techniques

As part of our IJGO Special Issue: Obstetric Fistula, FIGO spoke to Dr Rachel Pope, Guest Editor, author and co-author about the critical role of research and collaboration to close the treatment gap.

Serving women in India

I am a third generation private practitioner in our family, yet life has been full of challenges at every step. India is a huge country with a complex health scenario.

Committee on Pregnancy and NCDs Statement: PONI

The FIGO Committee on Pregnancy and Non-communicable Diseases (NCDs) shares their Statement on the Pregnancy Obesity and Nutrition Initiative (PONI)

FIGO Response to the Nairobi Statement

FIGO welcomes the Nairobi Statement on ICPD25: Accelerating the Promise , and looks forward to working with National Member Societies, partners and fellow women’s health champions...

Preserving fertility before cancer treatment

Fertility after cancer is a concern for many women diagnosed during their reproductive years, but fertility preservation represents a real opportunity to improve their quality of life.

ICPD25 Commitment: SRHR in humanitarian settings

FIGO's statement on our commitment to uphold the right sexual and reproductive health care in humanitarian and fragile contexts, at the Nairobi Summit marking the 25th anniversary of the International Conference on Population and Development...

ICPD25 Commitment: gender-based violence

FIGO's statement on our commitment to zero sexual and gender-based violence as part of universal health coverage (UHC), at the Nairobi Summit marking the 25th anniversary of the International Conference on Population and Development...

ICPD25 Commitment: maternal health and rights

FIGO's statement on our commitment to zero preventable maternal deaths as part of universal health coverage (UHC), at the Nairobi Summit marking the 25th anniversary of the International Conference on Population and Development...

ICPD25 Commitment: family planning

FIGO's statement on our commitment to family planning as part of universal health coverage (UHC), at the Nairobi Summit marking the 25th anniversary of the International Conference on Population and Development...

10 reasons for male infertility

Often, male infertility is only identified after a couple’s persistent, unsuccessful attempts at conception, but there are ten key factors to consider...

Infertility and lifestyle factors

Evidence about how obesity can affect ovulation and the chances of pregnancy can help clinicians improve fertility management and assisted reproduction.

Combatting maternal mortality in Cameroon

The Society of Gynaecologists and Obstetricians of Cameroon has officially launched their Advocacy for Comprehensive Abortion Care project.