2016_07: "Can we regret being a mother?" Anne Claire de liedekerke answers in "la Libre Belgique"
On Friday, July 1rst 2016, in the newspaper "La libre Belgique" Anne Claire de Liedekerke and Valérie Bomans answer the question : "more?" (FR)
2016_05 International Day of Families on 15 May
Children thrive when they receive love, as well as health care, education and other basics.
2016_05, May : Mother’s Day !
"Our mission is to highlight your role in society and to show that what you do, also contributes to progress and development. You are unique and you are the best experts for your children : think of that, when you juggle with family and work, when you doubt your skills as educators, when your daily commitment for your children, family and community is ignored. The future of our societies depends on you!
So we are happy to say:
THANK YOU, MUMS!
2016-04, "The untapped potential of mothers in health and policy": conference report
The presentations and discussions covered a range of issues including maternal health, nutrition, HIV, health literacy, and innovative practices to promote women and children’s physical and mental health. You can follow the debate at #MMM4Health.
2016_03, 60th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women at the UN in New York
Representatives of MMM participated in the 60th session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW60), held at the United Nations Headquarters in New York from March 14th to 24th. The priority theme was “Women’s empowerment and its link to sustainable development,” and the review theme was “The elimination and prevention of all forms of violence against women and girls.”.
MMM submitted a written statement calling for member states to address the issue of women’s unpaid family work, a structural obstacle to the economic and social empowerment of women and to gender equality, which has finally begun to be recognized as such.