BMMA Congressional Briefing

The 2nd Annual Black Maternal Health Week brought the issue of the disproportionally high rates of mortality Black mamas and parents face in this country to members of congress.   Check out Jamarah Amani, Executive Director of SBJN and featured panelists in this congressional highlight video.  

Justice For Tammy: Press Conference Highlights

Jasmine Roger Shaw, Miami Workers Center, Jamarah Amani, Southern Birth Justice Network and Tifanny Burks, South Florida Healing issue a call to action in response to the treatment of Tammy Jackson who was denied medical treatment while giving birth in a Broward County jail cell.  

United Nations NGO CSW Panel on Maternal Mortality

SBJN's Executive Director Jamarah Amani presents the birth justice frame work, remarks on Midwifery, and her personal birth story as a featured Panelist of the United Nations NGO CSW Panel on Maternal Mortality.

Speaking Truth To Power

Carmen Antonetty, SBJN Program Coordinator speaks to the Miami-Dade County School Board on the importance of restorative justice, birth justice, and reproductive justice in schools.