Updates from FIGO – Join us at the FIGO 2021 World Congress

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Dear friends, colleagues and partners,

Welcome to our latest newsletter. 

With just over two weeks to go before the FIGO 2021 World Congress, we are pleased to share with you the most recent information on what to expect during the leading global event in gynaecology and obstetrics.

Find below information about the limited offer to get 20% your registration fees, our ongoing pre-Congress workshops and the scientific programme.

We also invite you to support our fundraising campaign for trainee OBGYNs to participate at the Congress, and offer tips on how to engage with us on social media for Congress. 

Follow the links below to read about two recent campaigns by FIGO, marking World Patient Safety Day and International Safe Abortion Day with the release of key statements for the sexual and reproductive health and rights of women worldwide.

If you're interested in contributing to our newsletter, please get in touch with our Communications and Engagement Team.

Many thanks for reading,




FIGO Congress Updates


Special Offer: get 20% off registration fees!

With Congress fast approaching, our virtual platform is now live. To celebrate, we are offering 20% off registration fees.

Simply use the code
CONGRESS20 at checkout when you register. Hurry, as this special offer ends on
8 October (23:59 UTC+1).





Join the exclusive and interactive
pre-Congress workshops!

The FIGO World Congress is offering pre-Congress workshops, which started on 2 October and will run every weekend until 24 October.

Workshop availability is limited to allow for meaningful discussions on-camera and Q&A periods. You can add the ticket for your selected workshops when you 
register for the Congress.


View the programme for the XXIII FIGO World Congress of Gynecology
and Obstetrics!

The scientific programme for the Congress is available for you to view. The FIGO 2021 programme provides a unique opportunity for delegates from all corners of the globe to attend live sessions in their own time zone on selected days. 



Help us support 100 trainees to attend and speak at the FIGO World Congress

Thanks to the generosity of donors, FIGO is close to raising USD $10,000 for trainee OBGYNs to join the FIGO World Congress as speakers and attendees.

Your help is needed to provide 100 trainees with the invaluable opportunity to take part in this leading global event. The fundraising campaign ends on
10 October – 
donate now!



Join us on social media

As Congress approaches, engage with us on social media! Try our special "I'm Attending" Instragram filter, and post about the FIGO World Congress with the hashtag #FIGO2021

Make sure you follow FIGO on Twitter,
Facebook and Instagram to stay updated!



Don't miss


World Patient Safety Day – FIGO calls for maternal and newborn health

For World Patient Safety Day on 17 September, FIGO published key statements published to mark this important occasion and ensure a long-term and sustainable commitment to maternal and newborn health worldwide. 



International Safe Abortion Day – FIGO publishes key recommendations

To mark International Safe Abortion Day on 28 September, FIGO released four statements from our Safe Abortion Committee, re-iterating our commitment to sexual and reproductive rights and joining the call for legal and safe abortion for all women and girls.





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