Many women across the globe experience disrespectful, abusive or neglectful treatment during childbirth in facilities (WHO, 2014)
THE PLATFORM ON OBSTETRIC VIOLENCE
is the final product of the “OBSTETRIC VIOLENCE. THE NEW GOAL FOR RESEARCH, POLICIES AND HUMAN RIGHTS ON CHILDBIRTH OBSTETRICVIOLENCE project.
The OBSTETRICVIOLENCE project
has received funding from the European Union’ s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Sklodowska-Curie grant agreement No 700946.
THE PLAFTORM ON OBSTETRIC VIOLENCE
is an innovative tool to better understand and manage obstetric violence issue at European and international level. It consists of an online platform offering information and data on:
a) laws and public policies
b) research materials
c) women’s experiences
d) health professionals’ training
e) news on obstetric violence.
It works as an innovative point of reference on the matter for decision makers, training managers in health issues and researchers.