News Tagged with “Midwives go on strike”

Midwives and their supporters at a public demonstration meeting in Austurvöllur last month.

Midwives meet with state negotiator today

7 May Wage negotiations between Icelandic midwives and the state are still in deadlock and today the ninth meeting between the two takes place.

New babies are sent home today without getting home care by midwives.

Midwives strike: Newborns and parents sent home without aftercare

25 Apr "People are anxious and find this very uncomfortable," says head midwife Hilda Friðfinnsdóttir at the National University Hospital in Reykjavik maternity ward. Parents with their newborns have to leave the ward today without secured home care.

"How much is each child worth," - midwives are on strike.

Icelandic midwives go on strike

23 Apr All midwives that go on home visits, 95 women, have gone on strike today.

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Currency

USD USD 104.74 EUR EUR 123.40
GBP GBP 141.24 DKK DKK 16.57
NOK NOK 12.86 SEK SEK 11.97
CHF CHF 104.71 JPY JPY 0.94

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