We are happy to join the #WhatWomenWant campaign meant to hear directly from at least 1 million women & girls worldwide about how they define quality, equitable and dignified maternal and reproductive healthcare.
It is launched 11th April the International Day of Maternal Health and rights with The White Ribbon Alliance, The Partnership for Maternal, Newborn & Child Health International Confederation of Midwives Every Mother Counts Mamaye among others.
We call all women and girls to complete the online survey available in several languages. Findings will be aggregated for a global picture of what women want and disaggregated by country, ultimately distilled to reflect the main asks along with specific recommendations about how to drive tangible improvements for women’s and girls’ health.
Please join the Movement!
UN Geneva, Human Rights Council - In an oral Statement to the council, MMM also called businesses to promote a more equitable sharing of unpaid family care responsibilities and work
UN Geneva, Human Rights Council - MMM took the opportunity of a discussion on Human Rights to reaffirms a child's rights to develop to their full potential and the importance
International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women - MMM issues a statement reiterating the urgency bringing an end to the mistreatment and violence mothers suffer in pregnancy and childbirth.
Make Mothers Matter is proud to be part of the new EU research network on Peripartum Depression Disorder (PPD) where we are co-leading a working group on the dissemination of results.
On May 17th 2019, MMM submitted two reports to Ms. Dubravka Šimonović (UN Special Rapporteur on violence against women) on the issue of "Mistreatment and violence against women during reproductive health care
Brussels, International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women - Mothers need positive pregnancy and birth experiences, as well as respectful maternity care. Worldwide, laws and practice still do not