Sexual and reproductive health

WHO guidelines on maternal, reproductive and women's health

Cervical cancer


Pregnancy and nutrition

Pregnancy and childbirth

Preventing unsafe abortion

Sexually transmitted infections including HIV

Violence against women

WHO guidelines approved by the Guidelines Review Committee (GRC)

The development of global guidelines ensuring the appropriate use of evidence represents one of the core functions of WHO. Recommendations that can impact upon health policies or clinical interventions are considered guidelines for WHO purposes. Below are some of the most recent guidelines.