A midwife listens for heartbeat on the belly of Mariam Moutari, 20, who is 8 month pregnant with her second child, during a pre-natal consutlation at the Bilmari health center in the town of Mirriah, Niger on Wednesday March 21, 2012. Photo: UNICEF NYHQ2012-0329

Inspired by all the women caring for other women around the world. A midwife in Liberia . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ◇⟫⟩the beauty proof⟨⟪◇

Children from Abu Shouk camp for internally displaced perform traditional dances at the African Union-UN mission in Darfur (UNAMID)’s ceremony marking the 10th annual International Day of UN Peacekeepers, in El Fasher, Sudan. Photo ID 515139. 29/05/2012. El Fasher, Sudan. UN Photo/Albert Gonzalez Farran.

A midwife in Africa using a fetoscope

Midwife International! What a great program!

A community midwife holds up one of a pair of twins next to a mother who has just given birth in a community health center outside of Jawjzan, Afghanistan.

An Afghan midwife trainer teaches midwifery students at the French NGO Medical Refresher Courses for Afghans (MRCA) in Mahmud Raqi, capital of Kapisa province, on December 17, 2013. As NATO forces pack up and shift out of Afghanistan, aid groups are determined to avoid following them, but they face rising militant attacks and uncertainty over funding. (Massoud Hossaini/AFP/Getty Images)

Study midwifery in Guatemala! Learn and serve at one of our entry-level sites, like the Ixchel-Atitlán birth center in Panajachel, Guatemala.

Empower women.

home sweet indonesia... government health midwife bathing a beautiful baby.

Afghan women attend one of the almost three thousand literacy courses supported by the United Nations Children's Fund for nearly seventy eight thousand women last year. 29 April, 2008. Bamyan, Afghanistan. UN Photo/Sebastian Rich

International Day of The Girl is October 11th! Educate a girl and change the world.

Jenny Keys placement in Tanzania - RCM Midwives #midwife #Tanzania #student

This is a huge increase – give it up for girl power! #Factivist

A Hmong woman and her baby in the village of Sin Chai, Viet Nam. According to UNICEF, the number of children who die before age five has fallen worldwide by more than half since 1960. Photo ID 491903. 23/06/2011. Sapa, Viet Nam. UN Photo/Kibae Park. www.unmultimedia.org/photo/

Her dreams can come true if she stays in school.

Student midwives in Uganda use e-learning to complete training gaps

Midwives learn how to keep mothers and babies safe by usaid.africa, via Flickr Liberia

Motherhood around the world

One person in three in the world lives in poverty. Oxfam is determined to change that world by mobilizing the power of people against poverty. Join us this year. http://www.oxfam.org/en/about/how-oxfam-fights-poverty

Volunteers of the international NGO Kuwait Patients Helping Fund prepare a mixture for feeding malnourished children, as well as pregnant and lactating women, in Abu Shouk camp for Internally Displaced Persons (IDP), North Darfur. Distributed by the World food Programme (WFP), the mixture is composed of corn, soy, wheat, sugar and oil. Credit: UN Photo/Albert González Farran Photo Date: 25/09/2013