Celebration of National Fertility Awareness Week 2018

PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release In celebration of National Fertility Awareness Week 2018, the European Institute of Women’s Health (EIWH) calls on EU Commission to promote awareness of those that struggle with infertility. 17th of July 2018—National Fertility Awareness week is held from the 17th to the 24th of July annually to raise awareness of…

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Celebration of World Continence Week 2018

   PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release In Celebration of World Continence Week 2018 (#WCW2018), the European Institute of Women’s Health (EIWH) calls for increased awareness of the issues urinary incontinence poses for patients, their families and caregivers. 20th June 2018 — Annually, World Continence Week (#WCW) is held by the World Federation of Incontinence Patients…

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Press Release – Women and Ovarian Cancer in the EU Policy Brief

PRESS RELEASE For Inmediate Release In Celebration of European Week Against Cancer 2018, the European Institute of Women’s Health launches its latest policy brief, “Women and Ovarian Cancer in the EU,” and calls on Europe to urgently tackle this silent killer.   25th of May 2018—European Week Against Cancer (EWAC) is held from the 25th…

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Press Release – Women and Menstruation in the EU Policy Brief

PRESS RELEASE For Inmediate Release In order to combat the silence around menstruation and menstrual disorders, the European Institute of Women’s Health officially launches its latest policy brief, “Women and Menstruation in the EU. 10th of May 2018—The European Institute of Women’s Health (EIWH) is delighted to launch its newest policy brief, “Women and Menstruation…

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Press Release – World Ovarian Cancer Day 2018

PRESS RELEASE For Inmediate Release In Celebration World Ovarian Cancer Day 2018, the European Institute of Women’s Health announces its forthcoming latest policy brief, “Women and Ovarian Cancer in the EU,” in order to raise awareness about and to reduce the burden of ovarian cancer across Europe #WOCD. 8th of May 2018—Since 2013, World Ovarian…

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Celebration of International Women’s Day, 2018

PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release In Celebration of International Women’s Day 2018, the European Institute of Women’s Health announces its latest policy brief, “Women and Menstruation in the EU,” in order to #PressforProgress and forge a more inclusive, gender equitable world. 8th of March 2018—Since 2014, International Women’s Day (IWD) has been held on the…

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Right from the Start: Life Course Approach to Gender Equity in Health

Initial Announcement Right from the Start Right from the Start: Promoting a Life-Course Approach to Gender Equity in Health European Institute of Women’s Health 21st Anniversary Expert Conference European Economic and Social Committee Brussels, Belgium 4-5th December 2017 Details following this week.

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Strep B Awareness Month

PRESS RELEASE In Recognition of Strep B Awareness Month, the European Institute of Women’s Health calls on key stakeholders and citizens of Europe to eliminate preventable Group B Strep transmission to infants 19 July 2017—July is International Group B Strep Awareness Month. This year’s theme, “What if we had known…?” promotes awareness raising of Group…

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Marrakesh Treaty adopted by EU Parliament

..Blind Union Prepare for Fight over Publisher  ‘Compensation’ European Parliament today finally adopted the legal instruments to ratify the Marrakesh Treaty on access to reading material for the visually impaired. The treaty, adopted by the members of the World Intellectual Property Organization in 2013 and effective since last year, was subject to controversies due to…

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Physical activity worldwide reveals an activity inequality

Worldwide activity inequality for women! To help curb the global pandemic of physical inactivity and the resulting 5.3 million deaths per annum, it is necessary to understand the basic principles that govern physical activity. There is a lack of large-scale measurements of physical activity patterns across free-living populations worldwide By leveraging the wide usage of…

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