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TAKE ACTION NOW! Paraguay: The Avá Guaraní Have a Right to Their Land!
World  (tags: world, society, politics, indigenous rights, Refugees&Relief, violence, humanrights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 2 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
The Avá Guaraní have been driven from their ancestral land twice in recent weeks by the juggernaut of intensive livestock farming and industrial soy cultivation. Please support the Y'apo community and call on the Paraguayan government to stop the deforest
Lebanon's Closed Doors for Palestinian Refugees
World  (tags: politics, Refugees&Relief, violence, world, Syria, Palestinian refugees in Lebanon, middle-east, Refugees&Relief, terrorism, society, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights, news, government, interesting )

Cal
- 3 days ago - ipsnews.net
Tens of thousands of Palestinians living in Syria have been uprooted since the violent government crackdown on the uprising and the ensuing battles that ensnared their communities. For around 50,000 of them, Lebanon was their only safe route out but now i
Britain's Border War
World  (tags: world, politics, Refugees&Relief, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', government, ethics, news, humanrights, society )

Cal
- 7 days ago - news.vice.com
In a refugee camp in Calais the migrants âEUR" many of whom have been forced to flee war and conflict in their home countries âEUR" attempt to sneak aboard trucks headed for Britain; eight migrants have already died this year while trying to make the journe
The Growing Humanitarian Crisis in Pakistan
World  (tags: world, politics, Refugees&Relief, society, Pakistan, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, government )

Cal
- 9 days ago - vice.com
Roughly half a million people have been displaced by the Pakistani government's military offensive into the tribal area of North Waziristan, and all signs show that the crisis will only worsen in the coming days and weeks
From A Stream To A Flood: Migrant Kids Overwhelm U.S. Border Agents
World  (tags: world, politics, Refugees&Relief, usa, society, illegal immigration, news, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 19 days ago - npr.org
Record numbers of Central American immigrants are crossing the Rio Grande into South Texas, overwhelming the Border Patrol's limited holding facilities.
Humanitarian Crisis Grows as ISIS Advances in Iraq
World  (tags: world, war, violence, society, politics, ISIS, middle-east, iraq, HumanRights, Refugees&Relief, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 26 days ago - breitbart.com
While the advances by jihadist group Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) claim most headlines regarding the current turmoil in Iraq, a growing humanitarian crisis threatens hundreds of thousands of Iraqi civilians
Empty Gestures: Immigrant Camp Evictions in France
World  (tags: Refugees&Relief, politics, world, society, roma, Frnace, evictions, immigrants, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', government, ethics )

Cal
- 29 days ago - truth-out.org
On Wednesday, May 28, French authorities evicted and bulldozed three immigrant camps located near the port of Calais in Northern France. The camps were housing as many as 800 immigrants fleeing disastrous humanitarian conditions in war-torn countries
Ending Extreme Poverty in the World By 2030
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, asia, conflict, death, ethics, food, freedoms, government, India, politics, Refugees&Relief, society, terrorism, violence )

Kit
- 33 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
World Bank President Jim Kim opened up in a candid conversation with Ali Velshi on Wednesday about the institution's campaign to end extreme poverty in the world by 2030.
Promote the International Freedom Day for Gaza ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
World  (tags: International Freedom Day For Gaza, Gaza's Ark, Palestine, human rights, Refugees&Relief, ethics, freedoms, humans, violence )

Carrie
- 43 days ago - gazaark.org
On April 29, 2014, Gaza's Ark--a refurbished boat that was set to sail in June from the port of Gaza out to sea carrying Palestinian export goods--was sabotaged when explosive devices caused substantial damage to its hull. Repairing the boat will cost...
'Welcome to Hell:' African Migrants Held for Ransom in Yemen's Torture Camps
World  (tags: human trafficking, yemen, torture, world, politics, society, corruption, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', ethics, violence, Refugees&Relief )

Cal
- 44 days ago - news.vice.com
African migrants traveling through Yemen are regularly held by human traffickers and tortured, sometimes fatally, until their families pay ransom for their freedom.
Balkans Hit By Worst Flooding in a Century
World  (tags: Balkans, flooding, Refugees&Relief, society )

Kit
- 53 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
Several people have died, two others were missing and thousands were awaiting evacuation Thursday in towns completely cut off by the worst floods in more than a century in parts of the Balkan region.
Assad's New Bomb: Syrian Regime Hasn't Abandoned Chemical Weapons
World  (tags: world, violence, society, politics, war, middle-east, Syria, Refugees&Relief, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, ethics, death, government, news )

Cal
- 57 days ago - spiegel.de
Despite its pledge to eliminate chemical weapons, the Assad regime is attacking towns and villages with chlorine gas bombs. SPIEGEL visited the communities hit by the most recent bombings to interview victims, doctors and eyewitnesses.
Syrian Refugees Are Stuck at the Border With Jordan and Can't Get Out
World  (tags: Syria, world, politics, Refugees&Relief, humanrights, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', HumanRights, society, violence, war, ethics, government )

Cal
- 59 days ago - news.vice.com
The lack of aid organizations is verging on the catastrophic -- and according to Baroness Valerie Amos, the UN's under-secretary-general for humanitarian affairs and emergency relief coordinator, it is only getting worse.
Lebanon's Syrian Refugees: 'An Entire Generation Is Growing Up With PTSD'
World  (tags: world, politics, Refugees&Relief, Syria, Lebanon, civil war, Refugees&Relief, society, government, ethics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 79 days ago - globalpost.com
Refugees are everywhere on the streets of downtown Beirut. Women and children in filthy clothes beg for money on nearly every street corner.
U.S. Urged to Push World Bank on Human Rights Safeguards
World  (tags: world, politics, usa, Refugees&Relief, loans, World Bank, humanrights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', society, government, ethics )

Cal
- 87 days ago - ipsnews.net
Rights advocates and community leaders, together with some U.S. lawmakers, are urging the United States to take a more robust role in pushing the World Bank to explicitly incorporate human rights into policies that dictate how and when the bank can engage
 

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