Freedom For Birth campaign video

The freedom in a country can be measured by the freedom of birth Agnes Gereb, Budapest Hungary May 2012 18 months ago we began filming for One World Birth. We were in Strasbourg, France and we first heard of a midwife who had been arrested and imprisoned in Hungary. Her name was Agnes Gereb. I […]

Dear Ágnes Geréb: A special message from the Human Rights in Childbirth Conference

A special message from the Human Rights in Childbirth Conference May/June 2012 The Hague University, Netherlands Lawyers, obstetricians, midwives & academics gather to discuss global human rights issues in childbirth “Ina May Gaskin” The main focus is on the case of Ternovsky versus Hungary But the name of one person that can’t be here is […]

Sheila Kitzinger on the fear that exists in childbirth

Subtítles by Toni Harman oneworldbirth.net Sheila Kitzinger Fear of Failure Well when you go into hospital you become a patient. Of course, you may not think yourself so much as a patient. And a woman who is really being patient about being a patient, when she is in hospital, thinks: “Oh dear, I’ll do the […]