Recruiting for Legal Officer

Birthrights is the UK’s only organisation dedicated to improving women’s experience of pregnancy and childbirth by promoting respect for human rights. We believe that all women are entitled to respectful maternity care that protects their fundamental rights to dignity, autonomy, privacy and equality.

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31 October 2018

Birthrights now has a dedicated email address for advice enquiries: advice@ If you have any queries about human rights relating to maternity care – please get in touch with us. Our free email advice line is not only for … Continue reading

Would you like to be a Birthrights Associate trainer?

19 October 2018

Do you have human rights expertise? Are you a healthcare professional who puts human rights centred care into practice? Birthrights is looking for experienced trainers to join its Associate Trainer team as either a Legal trainer or a Healthcare Professional … Continue reading

‘Child of Mine’ documentary, showing parents coming to terms with the stillbirth of their babies

18 October 2018

Tonight True Visions’s ‘Child of Mine’ documentary, showing parents coming to terms with the stillbirth of their babies, will be shown on Channel 4 at 10pm on Thursday 18th October 2018. We absolutely understand the potential benefits of a sensitively … Continue reading

Birthrights appoints new Chief Executive

11 October 2018

We are thrilled to announce the appointment of our new Chief Executive, Amy Gibbs, who will join Birthrights at the end of November 2018. Amy is a health and human rights campaigner and senior leader with over 12 years experience … Continue reading

Birthrights welcomes new Legal Officer

3 October 2018

Birthrights is delighted to welcome Reilly Willis, our new Legal Officer to the staff team. Reilly, who starts with Birthrights this week, is an experienced international human rights lawyer specialising in women’s rights and gender equality. You can find out … Continue reading

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