Join the RMC Global Council

The White Ribbon Alliance, in conjunction with the Global Sectariat, produced the Respectful Maternal Care (RMC) Charter, which is a global campaign to promote a clear standard for RMC, rooted in international human rights. Contact the White Ribbon Alliance to learn more or email us at

View the White Ribbon Alliance’s RMC Charter on the Universal Rights of Women and Newborns here (brochure) and here (poster).

Timeline of Key Events (click to enlarge)

RMC Tanzania Overview (English)

RMC Tanzania Overview (Swahili)

Global Research and Advocacy Links
  • Respectful Maternal Care Resources, a repository of respectful maternal care resources that was established under the TRAction project that includes a Wiki where researchers, programmers, advocates, and implementors can share evidence and experience as well as a database to easily identify local, national and international RMC partners and allies.
  • A beta version of an information sharing platform for respectful and compassionate care resources specific to Tanzania.
  • The White Ribbon Alliance’s Global Council resource repository is available here.
  • WHO Resources on Guidelines and Standards, Research, and the Statement on Ending Disrespect and Abuse
 Select Partner Publications



Additional Project Resources