For more than 70 years Make Mothers Matter has been working almost exclusively with volunteers whose work and dedication are second to none. But volunteers are becoming increasingly difficult to recruit and replace in case of departure – especially as mothers are becoming more professionally engaged …
To sustain its existence, MMM needs the financial means to hire committed individuals, enabling the organisation to engage in long-term actions with confidence and impact.
To this end, MMM is interested in joining forces with institutions or foundations which share its mission and vision to build long-term partnerships.
Supporting an NGO like MMM can help improve a company’s Corporate Social Responsibility well beyond the communication discourse and image that it wishes to portray. MMM’s mission to work with and for mothers sends a positive signal. It is also a way to raise awareness and concretely engage its male and female employees on topics that are at the heart of MMM’s advocacy work. These include:
The pandemic has shed light on the most valuable, yet invisible and undervalued work: care work. Without it, our societies would grind to a halt. It is carers all over the world who have been at the forefront o
UN Geneva - In its response to the Human Rights of Older Women consultation, MMM identifies the inequitable M-F division of unpaid family caregiving duties as a root cause of the M-F pension gap.
UN Geneva, HRC46 - This was the core message delivered at the UN Human Rights Council by Rahela Sidiqi, founder & Director of the Farkhunda Trust for Afghan Women's Education, an MMM associate member.
This recent report on NCI, a new Cote d’Ivoire television channel, highlights the plight of single African mothers, who battle through life with an almost incomprehensible resilience and fortitude in the face
UN New York, CSW65 - In her intervention at a parallel event to the 65th UN Commission on the Status of Women organized by OMEP, MMM President Anne-Claire de Liedekerke also drew attention to the price mothers
MMM associate member EDO Group sets up monitoring centre for research into social fragility of mothers.