International Confederation of Midwives

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Organization Type: 
NGO - Non Government Organization
Service Language: 
Services Provided: 
Community education/development
Policy development

Forms an organization that unites 85 national midwives’ associations from over 75 countries, both representing and bringing together the midwives of the world. Works to develop the role of the midwife as a practitioner in her own right by advancing the provision of maternity care and thereby improving the standard of care provided to mothers, babies and the family throughout the countries of the world. Supports and advises associations of midwives in liaison with their governments, and represents midwifery to international bodies and agencies in meetings, consultations and in direct relationships with the heads or governing bodies of such organisations.

Contact Info
Primary Telephone: 
+ 31 70 3060520
Email Address:
Fax Number: 
+ 31 70 3555651
Street Address: 
Eisenhowerlaan 138
The Hague
Postal/ZIP Code: 
2517 KN