1. What’s Holding Women Back in Engineering?
    What’s Holding Women Back in Engineering?

    Although the topic of gender equality in engineering (and in STEM overall) is still common, and there is undoubtedly greater…

  2. What Midwives Need in their Communities
    What Midwives Need in their Communities

    At the 31st International Confederation of Midwives Triennial Congress in Toronto, Canada, we had the opportunity to interview midwives enrolled in…

  3. #13 – Midwives Providing Safe Birth in Humanitarian Settings
    #13 – Midwives Providing Safe Birth in Humanitarian Settings

      “(Midwives) give support to women whether they are in labour or not, they are social solidarity players in the…

  4. Midwives: Innovators on the Front Lines of Care
    Midwives: Innovators on the Front Lines of Care

    With simple but resounding words, Frances Day-Stirk, President of the International Confederation of Midwives, reminded 4,200 people gathered in Toronto…

  5. Young Midwifery Leaders on Midwives’ Needs
    Young Midwifery Leaders on Midwives’ Needs

    During the ICM Congress we had the opportunity to meet and talk to some of the midwives enrolled in the…

  6. Franka Cadée Calls for Midwives to Take Action
    Franka Cadée Calls for Midwives to Take Action

    ”All midwives here know when it’s time to breathe and when it’s time to push. This is our time to…