Birth & Midwifery in South Africa
Resources for parents and practitioners

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Some of the following sites may not be in English; an online translator may be useful.

Birth Situation Room Report

Midwifery Today Country Contact*

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Robyn Sheldon, author of The Mama Bamba Way—The Power and Pleasure of Natural Childbirth, has more than 20 years experience pioneering more empowered birthing techniques and training midwives, birth facilitators and midwives. She studied direct entry midwifery in Oregon, USA. She is a CPM with NARM, and practices in Cape Town. Robyn believes that nourishing women emotionally and spiritually affects their birth process and facilitates an easier transition into the world for their babies.