Prize winners

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Winner 2016

Afghanistan – Amina Soltani

from the Afghan Midwives Association, for the project “Alternative method in midwifery program ”

Comores – Sett-Fatima Tadjiddine

from the Fédération Nationale des Associations des Sages-Femmes en Union des Comores, for the project « Improving sexual and reproductive health »

Indonesia – Andari Wuri Astuti

from the Indonesian midwifery Board, for « A pilot project : providing right maternity services for pregnant adolescent and adolescent father»

Ivory Coast – Madame Yao

from the Association des Sages-femmes Ivoiriennes (ASFI) for the project « Reinforcing capacities in communication »

Gambia – Arfang F. Faye

from the National Association of Gambia Nurses and Midwives, for the project “Training of midwives on Vacuum”

Malawi – Violet Konga

from the Ekwendeni College of Health Sciences, for the project « Curriculum Development for post-nursing Midwifery programm »

Zambia – Béatrice Zulu

from the Midwives Association of Zambia, for the project « Strengthening Midwifery Training by Training Midwifery Faculty»

Chile/Ecuador – Dra. Erica Castro Inostroza

from the Colegio de Matronas y Matrones de Chile – “Implementing a pedagogical model for improving technicians’ care performance associated to leading obstetric causes of maternal mortality in Ecuador”


Winner 2015

Bupe Mwamba – Zambia

Midwifery education to reduce neonatal anemia through delayed cord clamping in Zambia

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Clémence Schantz Inguenault – Cambodia

Training of 200 cambodian midwives to the perineum physiopathology

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Delphine Wolff – India

Isolated Tamoul population : implement and promote the SMI and SSR to “give life and stay alive”

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Franka Cadée – Netherland/Sierra Leone/Morocco

Save lives, empower midwives through twin2twin

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Kiyoko Okomoto – Japan/Mongolia

Midwives reducing obesity for better pregnancy outcomes in Mongolia

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Robyn Sheldon – South Africa

Preventing patient abuse by empowering midwives to value themselves and their peers

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Saida Chaker – Morocco

Reinforce midwives capacities to follow up techniques and preparation for delivery

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Marlène Sama – democratic republic of congo

Promotion of neglected pathologies care for women in vulnerable situations

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Sandrine Camuzeaux – Vanuatu

Participation in the initial and ongoing training in Vanuatu

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Lilian Gertrude Dodzo – Zimbabwe

Advocacy to promote respectful maternity care


winner 2014

Karamatou Adegnika Banbola

Using catheters in the prevention and early treatment of obstetric fistula

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Treat postpartum haelorrhage in Benin (video)

Jess Alfred Nondho Ombenny

Midwives’ initiative to prevent and care for postpartum hemorrhages

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