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Ebola Outbreak: Liberia Shuts Most Border Points
World  (tags: news, health crisis, africa )

Alexandra
- 1 day ago - bbc.com
Two US aid workers are also being treated for Ebola in Liberia, including Dr Kent Brantly, who was the medical director at one of the country's two treatment centres run by the group the Samaritan's Purse.
Can Drones Help Tackle Africa's Wildlife Poaching Crisis?
Business  (tags: Business, Drones, Wild Animals, Poaching crisis, Africa )

Ray
- 8 days ago - bbc.co.uk
An eye in the sky that can help catch wildlife poachers is the dream of many conservationists in Africa.
African Elephant ACTION Plan
Animals  (tags: wildlife, protection, cruelty, animalrights, elephants, Africa )

Nancy
- 12 days ago - bloodyivory.org
The AEAP represents and seeks to address the real 'situation on the ground' in terms of what actions must be implemented and most urgently require funding if Africa's elephants are to be protected throughout their range.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Africa Bring Electricity to 50 Million People for the First Time
World  (tags: AFRICA, develoment, electricity, society, poverty, economy, society, worldpolitics )

Cal
- 14 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Right now, there's a new bill in the Senate--the Energize Africa Act--that will help Africa bring electricity to 50 million people for the first time. We need t
A Lion Called Christian From Harrods - The Whole Documentary (Full Length)
Offbeat  (tags: London, Christian, lion, Harrods, wild, born fee, Africa, video )

Marie
- 15 days ago - m.youtube.com
Christian The Lion was a lion originally purchased by Australians John Rendall and Anthony "Ace" Bourke from Harrods department store of London, England, in 1969 and ultimately reintroduced to the African wild by conservationist George Adamson.
MI5 Accused of Complicity in Torture: UK Citizen 'Beaten' and 'Electrocuted' in Ethiopian Prison
Offbeat  (tags: Africa, Human rights, Intelligence, UK )

Ray
- 17 days ago - rt.com
Britain's security and intelligence agencies are facing allegations of complicity in the ruthless torture of a British citizen covertly detained in a prison in Africa.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Facebook CEO - Mark Zuckerberg: Remove the Page of Kendall Jones That Promotes Animal Cruelty!
Business  (tags: animalcruelty, animalwelfare, extinction, cruelty, environment, endangered, suffering, slaughter, killed, killing, conservation, wildanimals, activists, murder, media, internet, violence, women, world, sadness, africa, business, consumers, cover-up, corru )

Kelly
- 23 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
For the sake of all animals, especially the animals in the African region... where hunters are going for fun just to kill an animal! Some people have been reporting the pages lately but it seems Facebook is not concerned
Stop The Rampant Hunting of Wildlife in Africa - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: Rampant hunting, safari, trophy hunting, Africa, stop, killing )

Marie
- 29 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
On behalf of all the people who are advocating and protecting the wildlife in Africa, the rampant trophy hunting of various wildlife in some countries of the continent of Africa needs to stop now.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Remember Slain Elephant By Protecting Those Who Remain
Business  (tags: PAYING IVORIES PRICE, Tsavo East National Park, in Kenya, extremely popular visitors, often linked with the drug trade, ecosystems, forests, nature, wildlife, politics, activists, crime, corruption, violence, sadness, dishonesty, suffering, slaughter, ki )

Kelly
- 30 days ago - forcechange.com
Tsavo East National Park in Kenya has suffered a devastating loss. Satao, a male elephant known for having tusks that reached the ground, was recently killed by poachers. The killers only took his tusks, THIS WAS BABY
Aid Donors Announce Investigation Into Tribal Evictions in Ethiopia
World  (tags: forced evictions, Ethiopia, corporate greed, indigenous rights, governemnt indifference, world, politics, violence, society, africa, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', government, humanrights, ethics )

Cal
- 31 days ago - survivalinternational.org
Representatives of some of Ethiopia's biggest aid donors have announced that they will send a team to the southwest of the country to investigate persistent reports of human rights abuses amongst the tribes living there.
Africa's Vulture Population in Jeopardy
Offbeat  (tags: Vultures. Jeopardy, Africa, poisoned, poachers, sad news )

Marie
- 33 days ago - theguardian.com
Conservationists warn biodiversity crisis could result from widespread illegal poisoning of carcasses by poachers
Tech Is Racing Against Time as Africa's Ebola Outbreak Spreads
Health & Wellness  (tags: Africa, Ebola Outbreak, CDC, WHO, safety, treatment, humans, illness, healthcare, health, government, death, news, medicine )

Carrie
- 34 days ago - dailydot.com
It's like something out of Outbreak or The Hot Zone: Aid workers in awkward biohazard suits maneuvering around a pop-up hospital and isolation unit, fighting a deadly virus in crude conditions.
Take Action for Desert Elephants - Please Sign!
Animals  (tags: desert elephants, Africa, help, hunting, global march )

Marie
- 39 days ago - march4elephantsandrhinos.org
Hunting the big game species in Africa has been a draw for foreigners since the European explorers first discovered the vast lands teeming with game. Stalking the big game challenges the hunter, who has to study and outwit his prey. For many hunters it
Stop Inhumane Female Genital Cutting
World  (tags: africa, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', FGM, ACTION PLEASE )

Rose
- 42 days ago - forcechange.com
et: Jacob Zuma, President of South Africa Goal: Put an end to female genitalia mutilations Heavily concentrated in African countries, female genital mutilation (
 

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