First Nations

The Call to Action for Birthing on Country

Indigenous mothers and babies in high-resource countries experience increased risk of adverse outcomes. These outcomes are socially determined – a…

First Nations

Understanding and measuring emotion could be key to cultural safety in maternity care

Why cultural safety matters in maternity care In Australia, the chance of dying or being unwell around the time of…

March 19, 2021
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First Nations

Building birthing on country for the Yuin community

First Nations women of Australia have given birth on their country and within their cultural practices for most of their…


Transforming maternity care requires the full contribution of the midwifery profession

Adjunct Professor Jocelyn Toohill PhD Midwives play a critical role in healthcare. Unfortunately, most health leaders, and many health professionals…