Robin Lim is a midwife and founder of Yayasan Bumi Sehat (Healthy Mother Earth Foundation) health clinics. These clinics offer free prenatal care,birthing services and medical aid to anyone who needs it.


Limand her team have been working to combat Indonesia's high maternal and infant mortality rates since 2003. The Bumi Sehat birth centers serve many at-risk mothers.


Shewas awarded the 2011 CNN Hero of the Year award by the CNN news networkfor providing thousands of low-income women in Indonesia with healthy pregnancy and birth services.