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Robin Lim

Robin Lim: Life After Becoming a CNN Hero

Rio Helmi | Posted 10.09.2013 | Impact
Rio Helmi

It's kind a fun to see a Hindu mom, a Muslim mom, a Christian mom and all their families altogether crashed out in the same recovery room and they end up exchanging phone numbers and become friends because their kids have the same birthdays.

My Global Motherhood Birthday Wish

Christy Turlington Burns | Posted 03.03.2012 | Impact
Christy Turlington Burns

Since the day I delivered Grace eight years ago, I know just how critical proper maternity care is. And, I have a deeper sense of gratitude toward my own mother each year when my own birthday rolls around.

CNN's 2011 Hero Still Needs More Funding For Birthing Center

Christy Turlington Burns | Posted 02.13.2012 | Impact
Christy Turlington Burns

People thought I was crazy to even consider getting on a plane to Indonesia the day after running the ING NYC Marathon for Every Mother Counts, and in...

Midwife Who Delivers For Poor In Indonesia Named CNN Hero Of The Year

The Huffington Post | Eleanor Goldberg | Posted 12.12.2011 | Impact

After 11 weeks of voting, readers named Robin Lim -- who has delivered more than 4,000 babies for free in Indonesia -- as the 2011 CNN Hero of the Yea...

Robin Lim: Obsessions of a Hero

Rio Helmi | Posted 01.02.2012 | Impact
Rio Helmi

Every 15 minutes around the world, 23 babies die during birth, 28 are stillborn, and 86 infants under 1 month old die of various causes. In truth, these numbers are conservative.

Birth Rights: Helping Expectant Mothers Survive In Indonesia

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Robin Lim wanted to reinvent herself. After suffering the loss of both her sister and her best friend in the same year, she and her husband moved to...

Balinese Natural Birthing Center Threatened by Global Downturn

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jim Luce

Mid-wife and clinic founder Robin Lim is a legend in the world of women's maternity health. I have heard of her from Port-au-Prince in Haiti to New-...