WIP Meeting on maternal health and refugee women

The Women in Parliaments Global Forum is organising the WIP Meeting on Maternal Health and Refugee Women, in Malta, on 20-21 March 2017. The event will take place at the Verdala Palace in Valletta, under the patronage of H.E. Marie Louise Coleiro Preca, President of the Republic of Malta.

Within the framework of Malta’s Presidency of the Council of the EU and in collaboration with MSD for Mothers, this meeting will convene female Parliamentarians and other stakeholders to discuss maternal health in Europe. Speakers include the President of Malta, H.E. Marie Louise Coleiro Preca as well as the Minister for Health of Malta, Hon. Christopher Fearne.

The objective of this meeting is to place maternal health high on the agenda both in national and EU context. The 2-day study trip also aims to inform and empower female Parliamentarians to drive this topic in their respective Parliaments.

More information about the meeting will follow soon.