Conferences and Workshops

Reports and Briefings from Conferences and Workshops run by the BPG 


Practising Midwifery in Ireland: Current Obstacles Facing Midwives Who Seek to Support Normality.  Report on Birth Project Group Workshop, Dublin, Seomra Spraoi, 14th June, 2014

The Politics of Maternity in NHS ScotlandSummary from discussion at the Edinburgh Radical Book Fair, The Drill Hall, 25th October, 2013

Terms of Engagement: A workshop on responding to the need for support for students, newly-qualified midwives, women and communities, SNM, TCD, Dublin 8 November 2012

In Deep, weekend workshop to develop a more collective approach to providing “good birth” in the UK and Ireland, September 2011

Gaining Confidence in Water Birth, Workshop, NUIG, Galway, 21 May, 2011

Creative Midwifery for Newly Qualified Midwives, Workshop, Glasgow, Pearce Institute, 12 February, 2011

Creating Change in Improbable Places, International Two Day/ Study Day/Workshop, April 2010, SNM, TCD, Dublin

Second Birth Project Group Workshop Report, Creating Changes in Improbable Places, Dublin (2010)

The Birth Project Group and Its First Weekend Workshop:  An Evaluation (2009)

Stroppy Women Three Day International Study Day/Workshop, January, 2009 Edinburgh, Pregnancy and Parents Centre/Gillis Centre, Edinburgh