Midwives@ethiopia trustees really enjoyed a fantastic day at an event organised by the Swansea Student Midwives Society on Saturday 6th September. This was the inaugral event for the society and they kindly raised over £600 for midwives@ethiopia The event was well attended with people of all ages riding their bikes along the ‘Mumbles’ coast line,

ICM Prague 2014

Thursday, 28 August 2014 by

Trustees Anna Cannon and Emma Mills were very grateful to have the opportunity to represent midwives@ethiopia at the ICM conference in Prague, June 2014. The trustees presentation went well with a full room of over two hundred people and lots of lively debate following. Throughout the five day conference, Emma and Anna were able to

Visit Report May 2014

Thursday, 28 August 2014 by

visit report May 2014

Sponsored bike ride and beach party

Thursday, 28 August 2014 by

The Student Midwives Association at Swansea University have very kindly orgnanised a fundraiser for midwives@ethiopia on Saturday the 6th September 2014 There will be a sponsored bike ride along a designated cycle path along the beautiful Mumbles coastline. The ride begins at 11.30 from the carpark opposite Singleton Hospital in Swansea (postcode SA2 8PY) and

Trustee Vacancy

Thursday, 28 August 2014 by

We are looking to recruit a Trustee, to fill a vacancy and join the Board from October 2014. In addition to the usual governance responsibilities of our Trustees we would look to this new addition to the Board to advise on strategic priorities and opportnunites for miwives@ethiopia to develop on issues relating to maternal health.


ICM Prague 2014

Friday, 10 January 2014 by

Midwives at Ethiopia are thrilled to have had an abstract accepted for the prestigious International Conferderation of Midwives Conference this June in Prague. Trustees Emma Mills and Anna Cannon will be doing an oral presentation on monitoring the impact of our training progrmmes for Health Extension Workers in rural Ethiopia. We are really looking forward

Midwives@ethiopia are very proud to announce that trustee Melrose East has deservedly received the Royal College of Nursing Humanitarian Award 2013 for her work in Southern Ethiopia. In November 2013 when the awards took place Melrose was actually in Ethiopia delivering the second week of our latest training programme so fellow trustees Brydon Williams and

Halloween Fundraiser October 2013

Thursday, 09 January 2014 by

Midwives@ethiopia are extremely thankful to the parents and babies of Usk in Monmouthshire for a very generous donation of £320 raised by a children’s halloween party in the local rugby club. Huge thanks go especially to Abigail Barton who (despite being a busy mum of two and also working in a challening job) found the

June 2013

Thursday, 20 June 2013 by

Please read our latest visit report (May 2013) on our home page. m@e are proud to be attending the WFHL conference on Thursday June the 11th 2013, where there will be opportunity to present some of our recent work and meet up with interested parties/ people. We are launching a new facebook page and would