Rally Ganar from WOOMB Philippines presented the Basic Teacher Training Program at the Mabini College of Nursing for nurses, midwives and health workers.
WOOMB Vietnam conducted their Second Conference in Buon Ma Thuot, 16 and 17 May 2014, attended by delegates from Saigon, Thanh Hoa, Da Lat, and Kon Tum, together with Mrs Joan Clements and Mrs Gillian Barker representing WOOMB International and Dr On Lien who acted as interpreter.
Margarita Cajas of WOOMB Ecuador with the assistance of members of BIOEC Fundacion Ecuatoriana de Salud & Bioetica organised for 46 teachers, including 5 doctors to come together from various parts of Ecuador for this 3 day Extension Program.
WOOMB Latinoamerica offered the second Congress and Teacher Training Program in Sao Paulo, under the leadership of Heloisa Pereira of CENFAPLAM – WOOMB Brazil. The Congress was attended by approx 270 participants. Interesting papers were offered by Dr Martin Tantalean of Peru who spoke on Natural Family Planning in Primary Care in Sth America, Dr Juan Francisco Stecher of Concepion Chile on the protocols for a proposed study on the use of the Billings Ovulation Method™ in the achievement of pregnancy (paper delivered by a member of his team, Claudia Andrea Valdivia González ); Dr Agostinho Bertoldi from Curitiba, Brazil who spoke on the success of the Billings Ovulation Method™ in the public health system in Curitiba and Claudia from Concepcion who explained the teaching the Billings Ovulation Method™ through the Catholic University of Concepcion. Marian Corkill spoke on the Legacy of John and Lyn Billings – the journey from 1953 to the present time; Marie Marshell gave a presentation on “What we Know to be True”.
Billings Ovulation Method™ Teacher Training Program, Montevideo, Uruguay 23rd – 26th April, 2014
WOOMB Uruguay under the leadership of Maria de las Nieves organised this Basic Teacher Training Program for approximately 20 people in Montevideo, including the leaders of the Billings Ovulation Method™ in Venezuela who had come to update their knowledge.
Approximately 60 Billings Ovulation Method™ teachers from all over Argentina gathered in Buenos Aires to expand their knowledge through the Billings Ovulation Method™ Extension Program.
At the recent Conference of WOOMB Latinoamerica, held in Brazil, over 270 participants registered for the Conference and following Training Programs - 100 in the Basic Training Course and 170 in the Extension Traning Program. See web gallery by clicking below, then you can click on individual images to see them larger.
Kuching in Sarawak, Malaysia, on the island of Borneo, is a relaxed and charming city of approximately 600,000 inhabitants, situated on the banks of the Sungai Santubong (river). Being close to the equator, the weather is always warm and often humid. The people are a friendly mix of mainly Chinese and Malay with many of Sarawak’s 26 smaller ethnic groups also represented. Being a former English colony, a majority of people understand English and are friendly towards visitors.