Here you’ll find a bunch of resources that we’ve stumbled across (or created!) and found really useful. We hope you find some useful information and more than a little inspiration!
PS: It’s an ever-increasing list and we’re always open to suggestions!
BPM IN THE MEDIA
“Birth in Nepal” Nepal has some of the worst maternal death statistics in the world, with some six women dying in childbirth every day. Subina Shrestha, a Nepalese filmmaker who is herself five months pregnant, sets out to find out why so many mothers are dying in childbirth.
Free download at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qZ76DB1NSfE
“Doctors in the Death Zone”
Free download at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0n15c52gN60
“Where There Is…” Series: Medical Resource : One of the most widely-used, simple health care manual for health workers, educators, and others involved in primary health care and health promotion around the world.
“Mountains Beyond Mountains” by Tracy Kidder
“The Hospital By The River” by Catherine Hamlin
“Leaving Microsoft To Change The World” by John Wood
“The End Of Poverty: How we can make it happen in our lifetime.” by Jeffrey Sachs