Fédération Internationale de Gynécologie et d'Obstétrique (FIGO)
International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics
Federación Internacional de Ginecologia y Obstetricia
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1954-07-26 Geneva Switzerland
Founded when Constitution was adopted by General Assembly, following suggestions made at Congress, 1950, New York NY (USA).
Promote the health and wellbeing of women worldwide and improve the practice of gynaecology and obstetrics; promote educational activities and strengthen communication links with and between member societies; further close relations with academic institutions, nongovernmental organizations, governments, intergovernmental organizations and the private sector.
Events2023-10-09 | Paris, France – FIGO World Congress of Gynecology and Obstetrics
2022-11-03 | Cartagena de Indias, Colombia – Latin American Regional Congress
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General Assembly (meets every two years); Board of Trustees (elected for two-year terms); FIGO Council (meets at least once every year); FIGO Secretariat.
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