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International Day of the Midwife 2016

The Heart of Midwifery

International Day of the Midwife, May 5th, provides an opportunity for women and midwives all over the world to unite and focus attention on the work of midwives.

The International Confederation of Midwives provide a theme for this global focus in which all women and midwives can participate. The theme this year is Women and Newborns: The Heart of Midwifery.

Please help us celebrate our midwives by viewing and sharing these videos.

Please celebrate our midwives by viewing and sharing these videos.

Celebrations in New Zealand

Midwives in New Zealand come together in their regions to celebrate the day with music, dance, quizzes and Kai.