Marleen Temmerman receives prestigious FIGO award

During the opening ceremony of the 21st congress of FIGO (international federation for gynaecology and obstetrics) on 4 October, Marleen Temmerman received the ‘Distinguished Merit Award’ for her lifelong commitment to sexual health and rights.FIGO chairman prof. Sir Sabaratnam Arulkumaran outlined briefly the many areas of work undertaken by Marleen Temmerman during her career and her role in promoting the sexual and reproductive health of people around the world.