Jennifer Burden is the Founder and CEO of World Moms Network, an award winning website on global motherhood, culture, human rights and social good. World Moms Network currently writes from over 30 countries, has over 70 contributors, is a volunteer effort and was listed by Forbes Woman as one of the “Best 100 Websites for Women 2012 and 2013.” Also in 2013, World Moms Blog was called a “must read” by The New York Times Motherlode, and was recommended by The Times of India.
Jennifer is the stay-at-home mother to two young girls and an advocate for ONE Girls and Women. She was also a member of a delegation to Uganda to view UNICEF’s family health programs with Shot@Life in 2012 and a UN Foundation “Global Influencer Fellow” in 2013. In 2014 she was a UN Foundation “Social Media Fellow”, attended the Americares Airlift to Nicaragua on behalf of Cognizant, participated in the first AYA Summit and was invited by the World Bank to Washington, DC to report on their global Civil Society Meetings.
Jennifer also co-created the #Moms4MDGs twitter campaign that extended from July 2013 to March 2014 to raise awareness on all 8 of the UN’s Millennium Development Goals to help eradicate extreme poverty. Her writing has been featured by Baby Center, Huffington Post, ONE.org, the UN Foundation’s Shot@Life and The Gates Foundation’s “Impatient Optimists.”
Jennifer can be found on Twitter @JenniferBurden.