E-Newsletter April 2011

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AprilNewsletterMothersDay(c) Daniel SmithSMALL.JPGHappy Mother's Day!
This Mother's Day, join MADRE in celebrating the women in your life. Honor your mother and mothers worldwide with a donation to MADRE, or purchase your Mother's Day gifts from the MADRE Webstore. Learn More »


Join the "To Gaza with Love" Letters Campaign: The US Boat to Gaza, The Audacity of Hope, is committed to breaking the siege of Gaza. Write a letter of friendship to the people of Palestine, and the passengers and crew will deliver it. Read More »

DC Hearing Slider.jpgMADRE Testifies at a Human Rights Hearing on Rape in Haiti: In March, MADRE and our grassroots Haitian sister organization, KOFAVIV, testified before the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights in Washington, DC. We underscored the constant threat of rape faced by women and girls in Haiti, and we called for immediate steps to end sexual violence in the camps. Read More»


ENewsGuatemala.JPGGuatemala Trip Update: MADRE staff recently traveled to Guatemala to meet with our sister organizations, and we'd like to give you the chance to relive the trip! Check out photos and short updates. Read More»

MADRE in the News
Don't Let NATO Chill the Arab Spring: MADRE Executive Director Yifat Susskind wrote this article, standing with the people of Libya. Read More »
New York Times Focuses on MADRE's work in Haiti: A recent editorial shines a light on the work of MADRE and our sister organization, KOFAVIV, to demand an end to sexual violence in the displacement camps and to offer urgent care to rape survivors. Read More »


Kat Noel, Website & Media Coordinator
PHONE: +1 212 627 0444
EMAIL: media@madre.org

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