Oxfam mothers campaign
Barbara Felix // 26 April 2008
From The Big Issue In The North, 14-20/4/08: “Oxfam wants people to knit nine inch squares for a giant baby blanket, with each square representing a mother who did not survive pregnancy or childbirth. The aim is to get 250,000 squares by September – the number of mothers who could have been saved in that time if decent healthcare had been available. The blanket will be handed to the UK government before world leaders meet to discuss the Millennium Development Goals to halve world poverty by 2015.” The find out more about the Oxfam campaign, click here.