July 2009


July 2009

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Send Toothbrushes to Guatemalan Children

MADRE's partner, the Barcenas Women Workers' Committee, provides dental care and supplies to children who have little access to healthcare. MADRE is sending a shipment of oral hygiene supplies -   toothpaste, toothbrushes, dental floss and mouthwash - to children in Guatemala. Take part.

MADRE News & Views

Kenya: Water Rights are Human Rights

Support from MADRE and our partner organization, the Indigenous Information Network (IIN), provided the Emayian Maasai community in Southwest Kenya with a filtration system that cleans and decontaminates drinking water.  Read more.

Kenya: Women's Wheels

We're nearing our goal, thanks to support from MADRE members like you! We now have enough money to build six specially designed, load-carrying bicycles to the women of Umoja and seven surrounding villages. The bikes are being manufactured now and will be delivered in September.  Read more.


CEDAW Gathers to Review the Women's Human Rights Records of Twelve Nations
July 22, 2009

Survivors of Domestic Violence May Be Eligible for Asylum, After Shift in US Policy
July 16, 2009

10 Examples of Women Changing Their World
July 10, 2009


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

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