A Global Network of Midwifery Centers

collaborating to provide respectful care and optimal health outcomes in community settings

GoodBirth is a global network midwifery centers that are expanding models of care and best practices for maternal and child care. The centers support each other in the challenge of providing high quality community-based care in resource poor settings. Their goal is to both improve quality of care and women’s experience of care.

Special News

September 20, 2022: We are delighted to introduce Cynthia Ingar as the GoodBirth Network coordinator. Cynthia is a PhD anthropologist in Peru specializing in reproductive health, childbirth, and women’s health education. Her experience covers a broad range of models of reproductive health care, from the wisdom of traditional midwives in the Andes, to midwifery centers, to public health policy. Cynthia has been researching models of care within the GoodBirth Network. She will now also coordinate collaboration to share best global practices.


The GoodBirth Network is a Not-for-Profit 501(c)3 in the USA

Contributions support quality improvement programs at birth centers in middle and low income countries.

Mailing address: 5049 Wornall Rd Wornall Rd, #3A, Kansas City, MO 64112 USA