>Thank you to Michelle Gringeri-Brown of Atomic Ranch Magazine for this referral:
MADRE uses human rights to advance social justice. They partner with women in communities worldwide to meet urgent, local needs and create long-term solutions to the problems that women face.
MADRE is an international women’s human rights organization that works in partnership with community-based women’s organizations worldwide to address issues of health and reproductive rights, economic development, education and other human rights. We provide resources and training to enable our sister organizations to meet these goals by addressing immediate needs in their communities and developing long-term solutions to the crises they face.
We work towards a world in which all people enjoy the fullest range of individual and collective human rights; in which resources are shared equitably and sustainably; in which women participate effectively in all aspects of society; and in which people have a meaningful say in decisions that affect their lives. (information from their website),
If you would like to become involved with Madre, read here.