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The Mother and Child Project

The Mother and Child Project Raising Our Voices for Health and Hope

By Compiled by Hope for Healing Hands. Foreword by Kay Warren, Preface by Melinda gates
Published by Zondervan

Average Blogger Rating: 3.92 Stars

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On 8/24 Lavish Bookshelf wrote: I jump at books like The Mother & Child Project, a book compiled by Hope Through Healing Hands. Through of series of biographical and autobiographical essays, The Mother & Child Project aims to shed life on families and their current living situations around the world. And it is REALLY not a pretty ... Lavish Bookshelf Review: Mother and Child Project compiled by Hope Through Healing Hands

Lavish Bookshelf's Rating:

5 Stars

On 6/22 Daylilyoverflow wrote: The Mother & Child Project is a collection of essays intended to raise awareness about how we can improve women’s health globally simply by providing education about family planning and basic health, access to effective birth control methods, and advocating for educating girls. Here are some quotes ... Statistics with the Tears

Daylilyoverflow's Rating:

4 Stars

On 5/11 Leslie wrote: The Mother & Child Project compiled by Hope Through Healing Hands is an incredibly eye opening book. The book shares essays, speeches, biographies and articles about family planning and its importance in the world. While family planning is well known and encouraged in the United States, it is ... The Mother & Child Project compiled by Hope Through Healing Hands {A Book Review}

Leslie's Rating:

4 Stars

On 5/11 Annie Rim wrote: The book is comprised of essays written by doctors, politicians, activists, and entertainers who have taken an interest in global maternal care. I appreciated the range of views and writing styles. Some authors sited statistics medical evidence while others told stories of their own experiences and interactions ... Review: Mother & Child Project

Annie's Rating:

4 Stars

On 5/5 Jay wrote: I’m not sure what I expected when I received this particular book, The Mother & Child Project, but statistics detailed throughout are truly heartbreaking. The premise of the book is that somewhere close to 300,000 women (yes, you read that right!) die every year in third world countries from various ... Review of The Mother & Child Project: Raising our Voices for Health and Hope (complied by Hope Through Healing Hands)

Jay's Rating:

4 Stars

On 5/5 AngloAddict wrote: Although the term "family planning" is a politically-charged topic in the United States, surveys show that most families (even those to claim to be the most devout) make use of contraception.  Sadly, in many parts of the developing world, this is not an option for the majority of people.  The ... Improving the world by increasing family stability

AngloAddict's Rating:

3 Stars

On 4/30 lattegracelaced wrote: Imagine having to give birth unassisted, on the dirt floor next to a rubbish dump. It’s unfathomable really. I’ve always been aware of the pitfalls in our maternity system here in New Zealand. It isn’t a perfect system. Even the Health and Disability Commissioner argues this. In fact, before I ... The Mother and Child Project - A Review of a Recently Released Title

lattegracelaced's Rating:

3 Stars

On 4/19 Brittany Jean wrote: I am very passionate about the effects of extreme poverty on mothers and children so when I had a chance to review this book I jumped at the chance. The book left me with a lot of mixed emotions. It is comprised of essays from artists, actors, policy makers, medical professionals, and pastors that were ... Reader beware

Brittany Jean's Rating:

2 Stars

On 4/6 Bo White wrote: The men all deserted the Christ when he was crucified, except for John, and his immediate family. The women, though, we are told stayed until the end. Part of this, I believe, is that there is an inseparable journey that is connected to moms. I have met heroic single mothers living in American cities ... The Journey of Mothers and their Children

Bo's Rating:

4 Stars

On 4/3 Patricia Dompieri, RN wrote: The Mother and Child Project Raising Our Voices for Health and Hope Compiled by Hope for Healing Hands. Foreword by Kay Warren, Preface by Melinda gates is an eye opener about the injustice and the epidemic of child marriage and child birth which is common in third world and impoverished countries. ... The Mother and Child Project by Hope for Healing Hands

Patricia Dompieri, RN's Rating:

5 Stars