The Mozambican Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (AMOG) is a private, scientific, nonprofit organization with social interest established for the purpose of bringing together and representing medical professionals with specialization in obstetrics and gynecology in Mozambique. It was established in July 2006 and currently has a membership of 50 members. Since its establishment, AMOG has been involved in a number of initiatives seeking to improve the sexual and reproductive health and rights of Mozambican women and adolescents. These have included: collaborations with the Ministry of Health (MOH) for the development of reference / clinical manuals related to sexual and reproductive health; a partnership with Venture Strategies Innovation (VSI)related to the use of misoprostol for the prevention and treatment of postpartum hemorrhage and the management of spontaneous abortions; and more recently, collaborations with the International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO)addressing the issue of unsafe abortion and seeking to strengthen the organizational capacity of the Association to assume greater leadership in the field of maternal and newborn health. The Association is also involved in Continuing Medical Education through its annual scientific meeting
Zambia Association of Gynaecologists and Obstetricians – is a membership organization dedicated to the promotion of excellence in the practice of Obstetrics and Gynaecology through Continuing Medical Education (CME), research, advocacy and policy influence. ZAGO’s vision for women in Zambia is a country where all women and adolescent girls attain the highest standards of reproductive health. ZAGO has operated as an Association since 2007 and has held Annual General Meetings for the past ten years at which Executive Council members have been elected to lead the Association every two years
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The Association of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Uganda (AOGU) is a registered non-profit, professional organization with a mandate to promote professionalism, undertake research, represent its members at local, regional, international level and champion Sexual Reproductive Health & Rights of the people in the region.
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The Association of Gynaecologists and Obstetricians of Tanzania (AGOTA) is the only organization that groups obstetricians and gynecologists in Tanzania. The mission of AGOTA is to promote the wellbeing of women in Tanzania and to raise the standard of practice in obstetrics ad gynaecology in the country. To encourage study and research in achievement of science and practice of obstetrics and gynaecology. AGOTA is a non-profit organization funded through subscription of members, grants and proceeds of its annual general meeting and scientific conference.AGOTA has grown from an organization found by 10 members in 1974 into a much larger organization with current line membership around 200 members. AGOTA is a full registered organization under the Tanzania Civil Code No. 212 SO No.12573. AGOTA is an affiliate of ECSAOGS (East Central and Southern Africa Obstetric and Gynecological Societies) and International Federation of Gynaecologist and obstetricians (FIGO).
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The Kenya Obstetrical and Gynecological Society (KOGS) is a professional not-for-profit Society Established and registered in 1976 under Society’s Act Cap 108 of the laws of Kenya. The vision of KOGS is to create a Kenyan Society and a world in which all women, young people and men have access to the highest quality, compassionate, and equitable sexual and reproductive health
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Rwanda Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (RSOG) was established with a vision to become a leading professional training and research society through offering tailor made trainings to health care professionals based on evidence based research in order to improve the health of women and newborns.
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ZiSOG was formed in 1976
Objectives of the Society
- To maintain the highest standard of medical practice in Obstetrics and Gynecology in Zimbabwe.
- To encourage and foster professional communication among Obstetricians, Gynecologists and with other related specialties
- To conduct and assist with training in Obstetrics and Gynecology in Zimbabwe
- To encourage research and publication in Obstetrics and Gynecology in Zimbabwe
- To publish information on all matters affecting Obstetricians and Gynecologists and the practice of the specialty.
- To undertake such activities that will improve maternal, child and reproductive health in the country.
- To advise the Government of Zimbabwe on all matters related to women and reproductive health and any other health matters as may be required
- To establish linkages and communications with other professional bodies with related or similar aims and objectives within the country and in the international community
The current membership of ZiSOG stands at 111 Ordinary Members and 40 Associate Members
The Ethiopian Society of Obstetricians & Gynecologists (ESOG) was established in 1992 in response to the Safe Motherhood Initiative as a collective professional expression of concern to the high maternal and perinatal mortality and morbidity, and the poor SRH status in the country. The main aim was to enhance the contribution of Obstetricians and Gynecologists to improve access and quality of the SRH service in Ethiopia.