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Global Moms in Action: Dr. Susan E. Pacheco Protecting Children and Families

Global Moms in Action honors and celebrates moms like you getting involved in solving the world’s big issues. We asked Dr. Susan E. Pacheco, an Associate Professor at the University of Texas Health Science Center specializing in pediatric asthma, allergy, and immunology, a few questions about the great things she is doing to raise awareness…

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Pope Francis Calls for Swift Action on Climate Change

The Vatican recently released a formal statement from Pope Francis to the world’s Catholic Bishops, known as an encyclical. In the 184-page document titled Laudato Si (“Praise Be to You”), the Pope addresses topics not previously discussed in such a framework, most notably climate change. The New York Times discusses Pope Francis’ plea for swift…

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Moms for Mother Earth: Climate Change and Our Health

by Harriet Shugarman, Climate Mama All mothers, regardless of religion, ethnicity, income level, profession or nationality, do everything we can to keep our children healthy, happy and safe. We know intuitively that every mother should have the right to a healthy pregnancy, a safe delivery, and a child who will not only survive but also…

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The United Nations: 70 Years Promoting Peace and Progress

Originally posted on The United Nations Foundation Blog by Kathy Calvin  On January 20, 1945, President Franklin D. Roosevelt delivered his fourth and final Inaugural address as war raged across Europe and the Pacific, saying: “We have learned lessons – at a fearful cost – and we shall profit by them. We have learned that…

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Creating the world we want in 2030 together

By Sarah Colamarino & Jennifer Kim Field With your incredible support, the Global Moms Relay has raised $325,000 for four causes that help women and children around the world lead happier, healthier lives. As you have shared, liked, commented on and tweeted stories from Jennifer Lopez, Ricky Martin, Rosie Pope and Jaha Dukureh, your social…

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Mothers, Fathers, Sisters, Brothers: World Refugee Day

When actress Emma Thompson attended the annual Refugee Council Christmas Party in December, 2003, she couldn’t have known how being there would change her life forever. Serving food at the party, she met Tindy Agaba, a 16-year old refugee from Rwanda who would, through adoption, become Thompson’s son. Beyond their mother-son relationship, they have a…

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The World They Deserve: Join The Global Moms Relay

Arianna Huffington President and Editor-in-Chief, The Huffington Post Media Group This post is part of the Global Moms Relay. Every time you share this post, Johnson & Johnson will donate $1 (per action), up to $325,000, to four causes helping improve the health and wellbeing of moms and kids worldwide: MAMA, Shot@Life, U.S. Fund for UNICEF and Girl Up. Scroll to the bottom…

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The Power of Girls’ Voices

Melissa Hillebrenner Director of Girl Up, United Nations Foundation This post is part of the Global Moms Relay. Every time you share this post, Johnson & Johnson will donate $1 (per action), up to $325,000, to four causes helping improve the health and wellbeing of moms and kids worldwide: MAMA, Shot@Life, U.S. Fund for UNICEF and Girl Up. Scroll to the bottom to…

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Six Crazy Smart Lessons from a High School Sophomore

Genevieve Roth Senior Special Projects Director, Glamour Magazine Celia Buckman Girl Up Teen Advisor This post is part of the Global Moms Relay. Every time you share this post, Johnson & Johnson will donate $1 (per action), up to $325,000, to four causes helping improve the health and wellbeing of moms and kids worldwide: MAMA, Shot@Life, U.S. Fund for UNICEF and Girl Up….

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Inside the State of the World’s Fathers Report

Gary Barker, Ph.D. Founder and International Director, Promundo  This post is part of theGlobal Moms Relay. Every time you share this post,Johnson & Johnson will donate $1 (per action), up to $325,000, to four causes helping improve the health and wellbeing of moms and kids worldwide:MAMA,Shot@Life,U.S. Fund for UNICEF andGirl Up. Scroll to the bottom…

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