Pushpa Basnet: Nepalese Children Activist

Since 2007, CNN Heroes has recognized people, like Robin Lim, who are changing our world. This year, one of the heroes is the Nepalese children activist, Pushpa Basnet. In 2005, Basnet found her calling as a college student studying social work at Kathmandu University in Nepal. One day she visited…

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Robin Lim: A Hero to Expecting Mothers

Every woman and infant deserves the right to a healthy, clean and affordable birthing experience. However, this is not the case for everyone. Fortunately, activist and midwife Robin Lim is doing her best for shunned mothers-to-be. Robin Lim, a wife and mother of eight, was born in 1956 in Arizona,…

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