Community Based Care Examples
Madonna Malawi Adoption Puts Spotlight on AIDS, Poverty, Orphans, and Pop Stars
Author: Jennifer Delaney
Wednesday, April 1, 2009
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The USA Today editorial, Madonna Malawi Adoption Puts Spotlight on AIDS, Poverty, Orphans, and Pop Stars is written by Global Action for Children Executive Director and BCN Advisory Group Member Jennifer Delaney. The piece explores the controversy associated with Madonna’s recent attempt to adopt a Malawian child. Ms. Delaney recognizes the vast needs of children without parental care and highlights existing and potential responses that employ family and community-based solutions to vulnerable children.