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Empower Women To Eradicate World Hunger! - PLEASE SIGN & SHARE!
World  (tags: education fo females, empowerment, health care, resources, Organisations, family business, world hunger, Human Rights, politics, society )

- 45 days ago -
Investing in education for women is the best way to empower them to live better and raise healthier families. Since it is common in many societies for women to be the caretakers of the children and the household, we need to provide them with the...
Punish Man Who Allegedly Cut Off Maid's Arm - PLEASE SIGN & SHARE!
World  (tags: Human Rights, Crimes against humanity, exploitation, mistreatment, prosecution, harsh punishment, Migrant Workers, equality, ethics, protection, prevention )

- 45 days ago -
An Indian domestic worker has allegedly had her arm cut off by her Saudi employer. Kasthuri Munirathinam was working as a maid in a Riyadh household when she informed authorities that she was being mistreated. According to Munirathinam, her employer...
Demand Care for Children Caught in the Migrant Crisis
World  (tags: refugees, child care, conflicts, Human Rights, humanity welfare, ethics, World Leaders )

- 57 days ago -
Tell President Obama to push harder to resolve conflicts. Countless migrant and refugee children are at risk - and our leaders in Washington must do everything in their power to protect them. Join us in demanding that President Obama call on European...
Island of Jersey Approves Same-Sex Marriage - Seattle Gay News/ Volume 43 Issue 39
World  (tags: Island of Jersey, Channel Islands, Duchy of Normandy, same-sex marriage, marriage equality, LGBT Rights, Human Rights, civil partnerships, divorce )

- 61 days ago -
One of the Channel Islands between England and France, Jersey is legally a Bailiwick of the old Duchy of Normandy, whose Dukes became Kings of England in 1066. Elizabeth II is Queen of Jersey, but the island is not part of the UK, it is self-governing
Netanyahu Rejects Calls for Israel to Accept Syrian Refugees
World  (tags: israel, Syria, Palestinian refugees, accept, safe harbour, Isaac Herzog, Netanyahu, Mahmoud Abbas, Human Rights, freedoms )

- 63 days ago -
Hertzog said on Saturday that "Jews cannot remain indifferent when hundreds of thousands of refugees are seeking safe harbor." & added, "Our people experienced firsthand the silence of the world,and cannot be indifferent in the face of the rampant murder"
'Snowden Treaty': Global Campaign to Promote Privacy, Protect Whistleblowers
World  (tags: Snowden Treaty, privacy, surveillance, human rights, whistleblower protections )

- 65 days ago -
Consulting with "international law and legal experts on Internet freedoms and surveillance", the treaty aims to transform privacy into a "fundamental responsibility of governments". It will protect privacy as a "fundamental human right."
FREE All Palestinian Political Prisoners Now! --- PLEASE SIGN!
World  (tags: israel, palestinians, human rights, petition, release from administrative detention )

- 67 days ago -
...[US] intervene without delay for the immediate release from Israeli prisons of all Palestinian administrative detainees and political prisoners including children.
#Enough! ACTION
World  (tags: peace, Enough!, war, violence, world, human rights, freedoms )

- 68 days ago -
The People´s Agreement to Abolish War. We, the people of the human family, agree to abolish war. Like you, we are tired of wars.
United for Iran: Safe Activism. ACTION
World  (tags: Iran, Safe Acivism, petitions, human rights, students, freedoms )

- 68 days ago -
For active (some closed) petitions... on/petitions/
Saudi Arabia to Select Experts for UN Human Rights Council
World  (tags: Saudia Arabia, human rights, UNHRC, crime, Shiites, women's rights, freedoms, world )

- 68 days ago -
This revelation about the UNHRC appointment came after it emerged that a young Shiite man, arrested when 17 for protesting over the discrimination faced by Shiites in the Wahhabi kingdom, is to be beheaded, then his headless body is to crucified and...
Your Next Cup of Tea Could Be Supporting Child Slavery
World  (tags: Tea companies, Assam, slavery, abuse, business, sanitation, Tea plantations, human rights )

- 77 days ago -
At Doomur Dullung, one of the region's enormous plantations, which grows tea for major brands such as Lipton, PG Tips, Tetley, and Twinings, living and working conditions are horrific.
Will Corruption Take Down More US Allies in Latin America?
World  (tags: Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Panama, United States, Corruption, Mexico, disappearances and human rights abuses, Human rights, Politics )

- 82 days ago -
Current and former presidents from Mexico, Honduras, Guatemala and Panama have been implicated in massive corruption scandals. These are also among the leaders that have received the backing and support of the U.S. government in various ways.
ACTION PLEASE - EU: No More Drownings!
World  (tags: Refugees & Relief, European Union, ethics, Human Rights, society, politics, conflict, europe, safety )

- 87 days ago -
In two weeks, EU leaders will convene an emergency summit to discuss a uniform plan that could ensure more refugees make it safely across the continent. But countries like the UK and Hungary are pushing back, and whether the EU caves in to pressure...
TAKE ACTION: Mexico: Stop Attacks on Freedom of Expression!
World  (tags: Freedom of Expression, Human Rights, journalists )

- 100 days ago -
We demand a full and independent investigation into the murders of the journalist Rubén Espinosa, human rights activist Nadia Vera, and three other women in Mexico City.
ACTION PLEASE: Decriminilized Abortion in Ireland
World  (tags: Human Rights, rape victims, abortion rights )

- 105 days ago -
After the Paraguayan 11 year old, that gave birth to a girl, it is time to change one of the worldâEUR(TM)s most restrictive abortion laws. Please, support as much as you can. Thank you

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