Mothers are so important in the fight against poverty and preventable disease. That’s because when women rise out of poverty, they are more likely to take their families, communities, and even whole countries with them. That's why, here at ONE, we think that every day should be Mother's Day!
At Saturday's performance of the Tony-nominated "Eclipsed," ONE and (RED) cofounder Bono joined Lupita Nyong'o and the rest of the cast on stage to dedicate the performance to two of the abducted and still missing schoolgirls from Chibok, Northern Nigeria.
The law is not about dealing with a stigma around breastfeeding because doing so in public areas is considered normal in Kenya—it is more about providing adequate breaks and a conducive environment for nursing mothers.
Water.org has found that women around the world have great potential to take hold of their family’s water and sanitation needs; when they get back the time once spent collecting water, they can attend school, work to earn incomes, and ultimately fund their own solutions!
In late February, the District Commissioner and Ward Councillor signed Eva's petition at a community event in Malinzanga! This is a huge step towards all of her local leaders listening and responding to her and the community.