This training program by the White Ribbon Alliance India (WRAI)
and Aastrika Foundation is an effort toward creating an environment of trust, respect and dignity for childbearing women and newborns

Respectful Maternity Care (RMC)

is a universal human right that is due to every childbearing woman in every healthcare system around the world.

Establish yourself as a healthcare provider who promotes & provides Respectful Maternity Care

Create a relationship with women & their families that is built on Trust & Respect

Add value to your professional skills & improve women’s birthing experiences

Identify and address any disrespect & abuse that may be happening in your health facility

The Government of India recommends RMC during maternity care services, through government programs and guidelines such as LaQshya and SUMAN

*all data will be kept confidential

Introduction to Respectful Maternity Care

Disrespect & Abuse: Incidences & Reasons

Care & Respect for the caregivers

Promoting Client- Provider Accountability

Implementing Facility based Respectful Maternity Care

Institutionalizing Respectful Maternity Care in the Facility Action Plans

If you are facing any trouble logging into the course or for any troubleshooting on the course platform,
please write to:

White Ribbon Alliance, India

An alliance of maternal health advocates working on a mission to ensure respect and dignity to childbearing women during pregnancy and childbirth.

Aastrika Foundation

An organization working towards high quality maternity care,while primarily addressing public health problems of 'too much, too soon', or 'too little, too late' based on evidence and ethics.

For any queries, please write to us at