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Midwives for Peace

Partner in Palestine

Midwives for Peace is a grassroots group of Palestinian and Israeli midwives working together to ensure that childbirth is a joyous and safe experience for women despite the armed conflict that surrounds them. Midwives for Peace saves lives by providing critical pre-natal care and childbirth support to women.

Together, Israeli and Palestinian midwives attend workshops and training sessions and share their best practices. By coming together, Midwives for Peace fulfills urgent humanitarian needs, promotes reproductive rights and builds peace.

Woman holding baby best of Ilana (c) Jessica Alderman