#Mothers

  • Feature: This Cisco Youth Leadership Award Finalist Wants to End Maternal and Infant Deaths in Cameroon
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    This Cisco Youth Leadership Award Finalist Wants to End Maternal and Infant Deaths in Cameroon

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Nov. 22, 2019

    Alain Nteff is one of the young finalists in the running to win at the Global Citizen Prize. Read more

  • Article: Kenyan Lawmaker Ordered to Leave After Bringing Her Baby to Parliament

    Kenyan Lawmaker Ordered to Leave After Bringing Her Baby to Parliament

    By Daniele Selby|Aug. 7, 2019

    “A baby is not an atomic bomb, they won’t explode in the House.” Read more

  • Article: UK Parents Raise Over £500,000 to Fund Pregnancy Support Groups in Kenya

    UK Parents Raise Over £500,000 to Fund Pregnancy Support Groups in Kenya

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 17, 2019

    This tiny British charity’s first appeal completely smashed its target. Read more

  • Article: The Taj Mahal Will Be India's First Monument With a Breastfeeding Room

    The Taj Mahal Will Be India's First Monument With a Breastfeeding Room

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|May 21, 2019

    The historic structure will soon have a room to accommodate breastfeeding mothers and their babies. Read more

  • Feature: How Activists Freed 95 Black Moms From Jail This Mother's Day

    How Activists Freed 95 Black Moms From Jail This Mother's Day

    By Daniele Selby|May 13, 2019

    National Bail Out helped pay bail for those who couldn’t afford their freedom. Read more

  • Article: In Ethiopia, Mothers Bear the Weight of the Water Crisis

    In Ethiopia, Mothers Bear the Weight of the Water Crisis

    By Melanie Mendrys|Water.org|May 10, 2019

    Women walk more than three hours to collect water. Read more

  • Article: I Was a Midwife in a Greek Refugee Camp at the Height of the Crisis. Here's What I Learned.

    I Was a Midwife in a Greek Refugee Camp at the Height of the Crisis. Here's What I Learned.

    May 3, 2019

    Maria Garcia De Frutos went from an NHS hospital in London to the Thessaloniki camp in Greece. Read more

  • Article: This Solar-Powered Bracelet Saves Lives of Pregnant Kenyan Women and Babies

    This Solar-Powered Bracelet Saves Lives of Pregnant Kenyan Women and Babies

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|May 2, 2019

    Health workers battle maternal and infant mortality with solar technology. Read more