Майки настояват за подобряване на родилните грижи у нас

Майки настояват за подобряване на родилните грижи у нас

On November 26th, women and activists from the Bulgarian non-profit organization "Rodilnitza" gathered in front of the Bulgarian Ministry of Health to present a petition with more than 16,700 signatures for the creation of a new and improved standard for obstetric and gynecological care.

Women in Kenya Want Access to Quality Maternal Health Care

Women in Kenya Want Access to Quality Maternal Health Care

Recently, What Women Want heard from thousands of women in Kenya about their top request for quality reproductive and maternal health care. Here’s what they have to say.

What Women Want: Respectful Care and an End to Obstetric Fistula in Uganda

What Women Want: Respectful Care and an End to Obstetric Fistula in Uganda

What Women Want and Engender Health Uganda join forces to tackle what women want for their maternal and reproductive health. Highlighting the stories of two women, Engender Health describes the rising numbers of fistulas and the hope for respectful care.

More Than 300 Partners Want to Know – What do Women and Girls Want Most When It Comes to Quality Health Care?

More Than 300 Partners Want to Know – What do Women and Girls Want Most When It Comes to Quality Health Care?

Launched on April 11 – International Day of Maternal Health and Rights – What Women Want and its more than 300 partners aims to hear directly from one million women and girls worldwide about what quality health care means to them. The one question survey is simple – what is your top request for quality reproductive and maternal health care services?

Comprehensive reproductive health information: It’s #WhatWomenWant this World Population Day

One-in-four Ugandan girls aged 15–19 years old is a mother or pregnant with her first child, robbing 25% of the country’s adolescent girls of their potential. Teen pregnancy also contributes to thousands of deaths and disabilities to young girls and newborn every year, with consequences for mother, child, family, community and nation. WRA Uganda is utilizing citizen-led advocacy to raise the issue among policymakers and using the What Women Want campaign to hear directly from women about their needs around reproductive health and family planning.

Listening to Women: A Crucial Step Toward Gender Equality

The What Women Want campaign seeks to support a broader movement for gender equality and women’s empowerment by starting with a basic – yet profound – question to one million girls and women worldwide: What is your top request for quality reproductive and maternal healthcare services?

What Women Want: Fathers play a key role

What Women Want: Fathers play a key role

As the world celebrates Father’s Day, White Ribbon Alliance and partners are calling upon all current and prospective fathers to get involved in the “What Women Want” campaign. For far too long, reproductive and maternal health is seen as primarily women’s responsibility. But the fact is, fathers occupy a special position of influence with the women and girls in their families.