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New April newsletter of CIOMS

CIOMS is the Council for International Organizations of Medical Sciences and is an international, non-governmental, non-profit organization established jointly by WHO and UNESCO in 1949. Our MWIA representative is Dr. Clarissa Fabre, who is a member of the executive committee.

April 12, 2014

MWIA congratulates the Kenya Medical Women´s Association (KMWA) to its 30 anniversary.

Attached , please find the Special Edition KMWA newsletter, “CELEBRATING WOMEN & CHILDREN” in commemoration of KMWA 30th Anniversary.

March 14 2014

MWIA support campagin against FGM

UN secretary general Ban Ki-moon pledges support for international campaign to fight Female genital mutilation (FGM). MWIA supports the campaign in the UK.
Read the statement here

March 9, 2014

MWIA official relations with WHO continues

The Executive Board of the World Health Organization met recently and confirmed that the Medical Women’s International Association is to continue in official relations with WHO. In making its decision, the Board commended the continuing dedication of the Medical Women’s International Association in support of the work of WHO.February 15, 2014

MWIA Response to the Lancet Article, Intimate Partner Violence and HIV: Unwelcome Accomplices by Hannah Cagney

The Lancet Article
MWIA response

MWIA webinar series 2014

Prof. Padmini Murthy, MWIA Rep. to the UN and Director of Global Health at the New  York Medical College presented a Webinar on the topic:

“Women’s Health is Society’s Wealth – MDGs and beyond”

MWIA will issue a certificate of attendance to those who were present online during the webinar.

A summary of the webinar and slides can be downloaded here.

MWIA congratulates Dr. Dra. Barchelet

MWIA sends a congratulatory message Dr. Barchelet on her election to the position of President of Chile. Dra. Barchelet was the former Executive Director of UN women.


MWIA has a new MWIA Flyer!

Please download here: MWIA Flyer and  MWIA Flyer for black and white printers

See here for NEWS January – December 2013
See here for  NEWS 2012

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