Articles and Interviews

  • The article for the UN Habitat Newsletter puts the Mother Centers in the context of urban development.
  • The article by ITDG summarises the Mother Center development.
  • The interview with Monika Jaeckel for AWID reflects the Mother Center approach in relation to feminist debates.
  • The document on Mother Centers as a social movement is the transcript of an interview that was conducted by Srilatha Batliwala, from the Hauser Center at Harvard University, as part of a study on grassroots social movements.
  • The mine newsletter GWIA 2006 is a collection of interviews of MC participants from all over the world of the GWIA, during the World Urban Forum in Vancouver in June 2006, and describes how MC leaders personally experience the Mother Centers.