Latin American & Caribean Network for Humanization of Childbirth

Traditional Midwives Are Midwives

WHO and ICM have labeled traditional midwives “traditional birth attendants” (TBA). This proposal, written for submission to these two organizations, lays out the case for calling traditional midwives midwives.

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Traditional Midwives Are Midwives

This article was adapted from the Latin American and Caribbean Network for Humanization of Childbirth’s proposal to the International Confederation of Midwives, WHO, UNFPA and the World Bank requesting that they use the more accurate term traditional midwife rather than Traditional Birth Attendant. Read more…. Traditional Midwives Are Midwives

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