These statements are approved by the NACM Core Leadership and include recommendations for healthcare providers, institutions, law makers and governments, among others.

National Aboriginal Council of Midwives

Position Statement on Evacuation for Birth >>>

NACM strongly condemns the routine and blanket evacuation of pregnant people for birth and demands the return of birthing services to all Indigenous communities.

National Aboriginal Council of Midwives

Position Statement on Indigenous Child Apprehensions >>>

NACM strongly condemns the over‑representation of Indigenous infants and children in child protection services across the country and within our Nations.

National Aboriginal Council of Midwives

Position Statement on Forced and Coerced Sterilization of Indigenous Peoples >>>

NACM strongly condemns the forced, coerced, and involuntary sterilization of Indigenous Peoples.

We invite allied organizations to endorse these three proposals.

For questions, please contact: nacm@indigenousmidwifery.ca

Your organization’s name will be added to our list of endorsements. By sending an endorsement, you are confirming that you have the authorization to do so on behalf of your organization.