COST Action member Elena Skoko, along with Alessandra Battisti, are Coordinators of the Survey and Founders of Italian Obstetric Violence Observatory.
The results of their work will be released on September 20, 2017.
Elena said: “We’d like to invite you to the press conference where we will announce the outcomes of the first Italian Survey on obstetric violence. The initiative is the result of years of advocacy on the topic, following the WHO statement on the prevention of abuse and disrespect in childbirth.”
Details for those wishing to attend are below:
20th September 2017, TIME: 10.30- 12.00 am; 2.00 – 6.00 pm
Palazzo delle Esposizioni, Via Milano 9A,
00184 Rome, Italy
The Italian Obstetric Violence Observatory (OVOItalia) is pleased to invite you to attend the press conference on “Women and Childbirth. #Bastatacere”. The press conference will announce the results of the first national survey on users’ experience of maternal healthcare in relation to abuse and disrespect in childbirth, conducted by Doxa s.p.a on behalf of OVOItalia. An in depth seminar will follow in the afternoon with the participation of further national researches, data and discussions on the topic.
Press Conference: 10.30-12.00 am
Workshop: 2.00-6.00 pm