As the pandemic began altering life across the world, physical distancing drastically changed the way we connect. Women comprise nearly 70% of health and social service workers. For mothers working on the frontline of the pandemic, putting themselves at risk to care for their communities comes with the additional challenge of caring for their own families at home.

Press play to watch screen recordings of essential workers
calling their families during bedtime.

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II. Breathtaking Air

IV. Sign Language

VI. Song of the Sea

DisplacedI. Displaced from Home

III. Community Cradle

V. Physical Distance

A Lullaby Library

with support from
National Geographic Society
The Tim Hetherington Trust

Photography Hannah Reyes Morales
Audio Rupert Compston
Animations Robertino Zambrano / Kapwa Studios