Mario Santos has published a report on the history of home births in Denmark. It is based on the work I cared out in an STSM in the previous COST Action IS0907. Here is a link to the report.
WG4 members Elena Skoko and Alessandra Battisti have contributed to a new Italian law proposal relating to protection of rights of women and newborns in childbirth. The English translation of the Italian law proposal ‘Rules for the Protection of the Rights of Women and Newborns in Childbirth and Regulation for the Promotion of Physiological Birth’… Continue reading WG4: Italian Law Proposal for the Respect of Human Rights in Childbirth and the Promotion of Physiological Birth (Introduction)
Methodology course in hermeneutic phenomenology Monday 3 – Thursday 6, April 2017 At the University of Central Lancashire, Preston We are delighted to invite you to this joint venture between the University of Central Lancashire and Robert Gordon University. We hope that you can join us and take part in a hermeneutic phenomenology methodology course.… Continue reading Methodology course in hermeneutic phenomenology (April 2017 at UClan, Preston, UK)
The Action has endorsed the consensus statement. Introduction (taken from the RODA website): The Eastern Europe and Central Asia Caucus was convened as part of Women Deliver 2016. The caucus was financially supported by PATH and organized by Roda, a Croatian NGO. The goal of the caucus was to bring together diverse stakeholders to discuss… Continue reading Eastern Europe and Central Asia Caucus Consensus Statement – endorsed by Action
Contemporary Research and Practice in Physiological Birth took place on Sep 18th, 2016 in Sofia, Bulgaria, and featured ten prominent speakers from different EU universities and hospitals presenting on the application of evidence-based medicine in the labor ward. Bulgarian women, midwives and obstetricians rarely consider childbirth to be an uncomplicated, physiological event. Different clinical and… Continue reading REVIEW: Contemporary Research and Practice in Physiological Birth (Sept 18, 2016 in Sofia, Bulgaria)
Download a report on Neuro-psycho-social characteristics and effects of labour events here. And here is a pdf of WG5 members who have worked on this project.