Highlights of the past

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Sep 14
Jul 01
Jun 21
Jun 03
May 25
Apr 12
Apr 12
Apr 12
Mar 23
Feb 09
Jan 30
Dec 06

Planning for a mum-to-mum mentoring program

Beginning of the planning for a mum-to-mum mentoring support program

Nov 14

Applying for new EU Project grands

Applying for new EU Project grands

13th of November: Gender-based Violence in Perinatal Care: Capacity-building and Advocacy (GBV-READY) (still waiting for evaluation of application) 14th of November:  Application for Horizon 2020 EU project OMNIHOME (unfortunately rejected February 2019)

Nov 09
Nov 07

Research Discussion Groups

7th November- 4th December 12 Focus groups with all together nearly 70 parents in 5 different languages (Greek, Turkish, Russian, Arabic, English) in Paphos, Limassol, Larnaca, Nicosia and Kyreania about their needs

Nov 05

COST meeting Malta and founding of International Birth Research Association

Closing meeting of a multidisciplinary international COST research action around birth under the auspice of the President of Malta representing Cyprus and founding IBRA.

Oct 31
Oct 21
Oct 16
Oct 15
Oct 06
Sep 18

From Birth to Health – Towards more sustainable Childbirth Conference Portugal

Presentation of BBF first research results around childbirth education and participation at the COST conference “From Birth to Health – Towards more sustainable Childbirth”

Sep 15

9τη ΜΑΙΕΥΤΙΚΗ ΕΠΙΣΤΗΜΟΝΙΚΙ ΗΜΕΡΙΔΑ – Η Μαία πρωτοστάτη της ποιοτικής φροντίδας

9τη ΜΑΙΕΥΤΙΚΗ ΕΠΙΣΤΗΜΟΝΙΚΙ ΗΜΕΡΙΔΑ – Η Μαία πρωτοστάτη της ποιοτικής φροντίδας

Presentation of first research results from the Baby Buddy Forward Project and collection of more surveys at the Midwives and Nurses Committee’s Conference.

Sep 06

BBF Transnational Project Meeting in CY

BBF Transnational Project Meeting in CY

The international Baby Buddy Forward EU project partners met to update and discuss progress in activities done in the four different countries, especially in preparation of the discussion groups with parents in autumn 2018.

Aug 05

Premier of the Documentary “Birth Days”

The Cyprus documentary feature film, Birth Days, produced and directed by Danae Stylianou, had it’s permier at the 13th Lemesos International Documentary Festival, August 5th, 2018. SYNOPSIS: A documentary about natural birth in modern times of excessive medical intervention. In a country where Caesarean section births account for 4 times..Read More

Jul 21
Jul 02

Radio Show on Baby Buddy Forward (GR)

Στις 02 Ιουλίου 2018, ο δρ Νίκος Μίτλετον, αναπληρωτής καθηγητής στο Τμήμα Νοσηλευτικής του Τεχνολογικού Πανεπιστημίου Κύπρου μίλησε στην εκπομπή “Γυρνάμε Σελίδα” στο πρώτο ραδιοφωνικό πρόγραμμα του ΡΙΚ για το πρόγραμμα Baby Buddy Forward, την πρώτη εκπαιδευτική πλατφόρμα ανοιχτής πρόσβασης για το ταξίδι στη γονικότητα στην Κύπρο.

Jun 18

Begin of Study about “What do parents-to-be need to know?”

Begin of Study about “What do parents-to-be need to know?”

Study in Cyprus and Greece about the opinions of health professionals and parents about the educational priorities during pregnancy until 6th month after birth of parents.

Jun 02

Presentations for expectant parents

Presentations for expectant parents

One of the monthly informative presentation at the Breastfeeding Association seminars in Nicosia for expectant parents about birth.

May 31

Begin of Translation of Baby Buddy UK Material (Gr, Tr, Ar, Ru) (05/2018-01/2019)

Baby Buddy Forward is a 3 year EU project creating a free web-based educational platform designed with parents and health professionals to enhance the transition into parenthood for everyone. The new platform is based on the multi-award winning free app Baby Buddy, created by our partner Best Beginnings and endorsed by the UK Department of Health..Read More