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Care2 Connect - DARFUR PETITIONS - LIST
World  (tags: darfur, genocide, pettiions, humanrights, un, sudan, chad )

Cheryl
- 3318 days ago - care2.com
List of ongoing Petitions for Darfur, as well as Organizations near end of list and link to my photo ablum, please pass on. Thank You.
Obama Urged to Sign Native Rights Declaration
World  (tags: Indians, American Indians, Native Americans, Indigenous Peoples, UN, United Nations, Obama, culture, society, rights, ethics, freedoms, news, politics, government, americans, GoodNews, ethics, usa, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', UnitedNations )

Kat
- 2610 days ago - ipsnorthamerica.net
UNITED NATIONS, 6 May (IPS) - The United States is considering whether to endorse a major U.N. General Assembly resolution calling for the recognition of the rights of the world's 370 million indigenous peoples over their lands and resources...
Sign Petition: Free Aung San Suu Kyi!
World  (tags: world, UN, Aung San Suu Kyi, MYANMAR, Nobel Peace Prize, Insein Prison, humanrights, freedom, ethics, asia, prison, democracy )

Tom
- 2598 days ago - avaaz.org
Burma's brave democracy activists are calling on UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon to secure all 2,100 political prisoners release. He can make this a condition of any renewed international engagement. We have just six days to get Ban Ki Moon's attention.
Iran: Amnesty Criticizes 'Child Executions' | Huliq: Breaking News
World  (tags: iran, Amnesty International, child executions, children's rights, Human Rights Violations, un )

Cheryl
- 3284 days ago - huliq.com
June 27 Amnesty Intl. report, in Iran, defendants younger than 18 are being hanged after quick decisions and hurried procedures.: the actual number of executions is higher because many death-penalty cases in Iran go much higher
Hear Malala Yousafzai at the UN
World  (tags: Malala Yousafzai, education, UN, society, children, world, family, politics )

Nancy
- 1071 days ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
As part of her birthday celebrations, Malala addressed hundreds of young people at the United Nations, and urged them to use education as a weapon against extremism.
Sign Petition: End the Conflict - Bring Peace to Sri Lanka!
World  (tags: world, UN, refugees, relief, Sri Lanka, war, violence, humanrights, conflict, children, politics, suffering, humans, civilians, hunger, men, women, freedoms, culture )

Tom
- 2608 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Target: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. Please join the Better World Campaign in thanking the UN for the critical humanitarian and diplomatic work they have done thus far - and urge them to do everything in their power to end the suffering in Sri Lanka.
In Sri Lanka, at Least 50,000 Stuck in War Zone
World  (tags: world, sri lanka, tamil, tigers, UN, war, violence, red cross, Refugees&Relief, conflict, death )

Tom
- 2625 days ago - latimes.com
Tens of thousands of civilians trapped in Sri Lanka's northern war zone face a "catastrophic" situation, the Red Cross said Tuesday amid fear that a final assault against the Tamil Tiger rebels would lead to a dramatic rise in casualties.
Saber-Rattling Bolton: BOMB IRAN
World  (tags: John Bolton, UN, Iran, bomb Iran, Tories, the UK UN delegates )

RC
- 3194 days ago - politics.guardian.co.uk
On Sunday 9/30, John Bolton addressed a fringe meeting of Tory delegates to the UN & said we should bomb Iran & take out Mahmoud Ahmadinejad as well. He also ridiculed Britain's handling of the captured UK sailor crisis in Iran. His speech was offensive!
Sign Petition: Build a United Nations That Really Works for All Women!
World  (tags: world, women, UN, UnitedNations, humanrights, freedoms, ethics, politics, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', freedoms, culture )

Tom
- 2654 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The UN still lacks a strong driver for women's rights at the leadership level both at Headquarters and at the country level, as well as a systematic and effective mechanism to deliver on many of the essential commitments made. Help to change this now.
Israeli Settlers Plan March to Palestinian Towns.
World  (tags: Palestine, UN, Israel, Settlers, Occupation, Freedom, Justice, Peace )

Elias
- 1746 days ago - maannews.net
Israeli settlers are preparing to march on Israeli army command offices and Palestinian towns in the West Bank starting Tuesday afternoon, Israeli media reported on Sunday. Please check out my first comment.
Barack Obama Says Darfur Violence Is "Not Acceptable"
World  (tags: World, Obama, clinton, UN, Arab, African, Darfur, ICC, Hague, Africa, Khartoum, Sudan, Bashir, Janjaweed, violence, rape, murder, genocide, war, crimes, terrorism, starvation, extermination )

Tom
- 2667 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
President Barack Obama declared the violence in Darfur and inaction in the face of its worsening humanitarian crisis are "not acceptable" and pledged to work more closely with the United Nations to bring peace to western Sudan's conflict-wracked region.
Saudi Arabia: Why Are Foreigners Losing Their Heads?
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', death penalty, middle-east, injustice, UN )

Elisa
- 3017 days ago - worldcoalition.org
Rizana Nafeek, a Sri Lankan servant sentenced to death by a Saudi court, is facing decapitation. ACAT-France and ECPM have joined forces to defend poor immigrants at risk of capital punishment in Saudi Arabia.
Marc's Speech to the World Leaders - a Vision
World  (tags: 'PEACE!', responsibility, UN, lessons, pledge )

Doris
- 3204 days ago - care2.com
This inspired speech is given by our Marc G, envisioning himself standing before the UN general assembly, speaking up for all of us, who long for peace and a friendly connection of all parts of the world. We pledge to take our responsibility in earnest.
Tell the UN to Take Responsibility for Cholera in Haiti ACTION
World  (tags: Haiti, cholera, UN, Clinton, Rice, disease, government, ethics, death )

Nancy
- 1441 days ago - salsa.democracyinaction.org
Bill Clinton, who serves as UN Special Envoy to Haiti, has admitted that UN troops were the "proximate cause" of the epidemic, and US Ambassador to the UN Susan Rice has acknowledged that the UN played a role. Yet, the UN refuses to accept formal respons
Sign Petition: 61 Years of UN Peacekeeping - Send a Letter Thanking Peacekeepers for Their Service.
World  (tags: world, humanitarian, relief, war, violence, UN, peacekeepers, middle-east, africa, darfur, zimbabwe, congo, sri lanka, human, rights, starvation, food, medicine, conflict, politics, terrorism, freedoms, death, humanrights )

Tom
- 2587 days ago - humanitarianrelief.change.org
Take a minute to watch the message from George Clooney below. Then sign this letter and join us in thanking the 100,000 brave men and women from 118 countries serving as UN peacekeepers in 16 of the most volatile countries in the world.
 

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