The "European Network of Birth Organisations" brings together associations dealing with pregnancy, childbirth and obstetrics as well as legal issues. ENCA monitors important developments in Europe and informs about them.
At their annual meeting during the 3rd week of May, members choose a theme for the International Week for Respecting Childbirth (IWRC).
2018: The motto was "Less Interference - More Care".
2019: “The power for birth is in you”
2022 Better Birth for Better Future
2023 Supporting birth means supporting families