The Motherhood Book
5000 real stories in 5 months!
Between October 2017 and February 2018, #SafeMotherhoodWeek is challenging you to share your motherhood experience in a single frame. Whether you are the mother, the father, the doctor or the midwife, we want to see how you capture the power of motherhood We are asking you to #MakeMotherhoodCount, because your experience can help someone today.
- Every year almost 300,000 women will die during pregnancy, childbirth or soon after
- The maternal mortality rate rose by nearly 27 percent between 2000 and 2014 in the United States
- 53 million women still have no care at all at the time of delivery
- 50% of all child deaths occur during the first month of life
- 81% of mothers surveyed said they had experienced a problem with their mental health
The journey to motherhood can be a roller-coaster ride. Let us know what your ups and downs were. Upload your photo with a short caption on your profile using #MakeMotherhoodCount and we’ll share it further. Your story counts.
|Tell your story||
Be one of 5,000 stories
from around the world
Be heard, inspire.
Change the world.
Join The Conversation
Let your lens carry you through motherhood’s high and lows – and allow your photos to live on as a helpful message for others. Let your #MakeMotherhoodCount images celebrate the many faces of motherhood and the lessons you’ve learned first-hand. Choose the right social media platform for you and let’s #MakeMotherhoodCount, one photo at a time.