#Mothers

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

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

    May 21, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    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
    FeatureCitizenship

    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
    PartnerWater & Sanitation

    In Ethiopia, Mothers Bear the Weight of the Water Crisis

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

    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.
    Girls & Women

    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
    Health

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

    May 2, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

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

  • Article: The British Public Helps Bring Life-Saving Baby Boxes to Mums in Kenya
    AdvocacyHealth

    The British Public Helps Bring Life-Saving Baby Boxes to Mums in Kenya

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 29, 2019

    The results of the pilot programme have been truly “astounding.” Read more

  • Article: The UK Just Pledged to Help Save the Lives of 35 Million Women and Children
    ImpactHealth

    The UK Just Pledged to Help Save the Lives of 35 Million Women and Children

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 6, 2018

    Every day, more than 800 mothers die from preventable causes. Read more

  • Article: Jacinda Ardern and New Zealand's 'First Baby' Just Made History at the UN
    Girls & Women

    Jacinda Ardern and New Zealand's 'First Baby' Just Made History at the UN

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 25, 2018

    Ardern is the first world leader to have taken maternity leave. Read more