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Organizations relating to Maternity, Paternity

International Federation for Parent Education / Sèvres, France / Est. 1964
Collection of Maintenance Allowances / Est. 1931
International Association of Parents of the Deaf / Est. 1965
Archconfraternity of Christian Mothers / Pittsburgh PA, USA / Est. 1850
Regional Prevention of Maternal Mortality Network / Accra, Ghana / Est. 1988
Convention on Jurisdiction, Applicable Law and Recognition of Decrees Relating to Adoptions / The Hague, Netherlands / Est. 1965
Convention of 6 Feb 1931 Containing Certain Provisions of Private International Law Regarding Marriage, Adoption and Guardianship / Est. 1953
International Order of Old Bastards / Southport, Australia / Est. 1945
MOPS International / Denver CO, USA / Est. 1973
Adopt International / San Francisco CA, USA / Est. 1983
Transatlantic Children\'s Enterprise / Enfield, UK / Est. 1985
Global Mamas / Minneapolis MN, USA
European Institute for the Best Interests of the Child / Edegem, Belgium / Est. 1992
North American Council on Adoptable Children / St Paul MN, USA / Est. 1974
European Network of Childbirth Associations / Berlin, Germany / Est. 1993
Inter-American Convention on Conflict of Laws Concerning the Adoption of Minors / Washington DC, USA / Est. 1984
Protocol Concerning the Adhesion of States Not Represented at the Third Conference on Private International Law to the Convention of June 12 1902, Regulating the Guardianship of Minors / Est. 1923
Fédération africaine des associations nationales de parents d\'élèves et étudiants / Brazzaville, Congo Brazzaville / Est. 1995
Convention Containing Certain Provisions of Private International Law Regarding Marriage, Adoption and Guardianship / Est. 1931
Euradopt / The Hague, Netherlands / Est. 1993
Agreement Concerning the Adoption of Uniform Conditions for Periodical Technical Inspections of Wheeled Vehicles and the Reciprocal Recognition of Such Inspections / Est. 1997
MADRE / New York NY, USA / Est. 1983
Convention Relating to the Establishment of the Maternity of Illegitimate Children / Est. 1962
Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health / Geneva, Switzerland / Est. 2005
Convention on Jurisdiction, Applicable Law, Recognition, Enforcement and Cooperation in Respect of Parental Responsibility and Measures for the Protection of Children / The Hague, Netherlands / Est. 1996

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World Problems relating to Maternity, Paternity

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Discrimination against unmarried mothers
Maternal mortality
Maternal malnutrition
Inhuman conception by homosexual parents
Ignorance of women concerning primary health care
Vulnerability of children to AIDS
Deteriorating social environments for raising children
Inadequate maternal and child health care
Paternal negligence
Illiteracy among women
Forced separation of parents and children
Opposition to population control and family planning
Inadequate guardianship for mentally retarded adults
Lack of parental fulfilment
Sexual abuse of wards
Neglect of elderly in institutional care
Career interruption due to pregnancy
Discrimination against men in parental rights
Denial of the right to procreate to the severely mentally handicapped
Late pregnancies
Parental favouritism
Excessive child-bearing
Negative effects of maternity
Disrespect for elders
Threatened species of Xenospiza baileyi

Action Strategies relating to Maternity, Paternity

From the Encyclopedia of World Problems and Human Potential

Promoting voluntary human extinction
Adopting precautionary approach to pollution
Protecting against health hazards of motherhood
Adopting environmentally sound energy options
Spiritualizing nature
Protecting software
Promoting sustainability through cross-sectoral dialogue
Adopting policies
Adopting environmental codes of conduct for business
Living simply
Adopting appropriate water treatment technology
Adopting planning approaches serving multiple goals
Adopting community right-to-know for environmental risk reduction
Measuring sustainability
Advancing official statistics
Fostering integration of statistics
Relaxing parental discipline
Adopting integrated approaches to sustainable development
Instituting integrated management of water catchments
Adopting religious lifestyle
Practising religious devotions
Promoting safe motherhood
Reducing maternal mortality rates
Producing universal declaration on sustainability
Adopting sustainable sanitation policy

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