If you have a mother — are a mother —
or know a mother, please join us!
In the poorest & marginalized areas in every part of the world, pregnant women and girls are still suffering and dying from complications of childbirth — 287,000 per year — one mother, every two minutes, every day. This story — and reasons why this suffering is important to everyone — deserves to be told — must be told!
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Logo designed by the United Nations Development Programme [UNDP] for UN Millennium Development Goal — MDG # 5 — ‘Improve Maternal Health.’ In public domain.
Sculpture depicts the vulnerability of a pregnant young woman, by Danny Osborne in Dublin, Ireland. Photographer: William Murphy, used under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 2.0 Generic license. Photo accessed from Wikimedia Commons.
Visitors at the Mapparium in the Mary Baker Eddy Library in Boston, Massachusetts. This was the site to launch Dr. Jean Watson's Million Nurse Project—during the 2010 International Year of the Nurse—to radiate heart-centered Love, Caring and Compassion through individual and collective global meditations. Photo Courtesy of the Mary Baker Eddy Library.