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Avaaz Petition: A Genocide We Can Stop - PLEASE SIGN
World  (tags: South Sudan, killing, women, children, UN, prevent genocide, violence, Human Rights )

Evelyn
- 72 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Women and children pulled from schools and hospitals and killed by the roadside, hate propaganda filling the airwaves. Two men are to blame: If we hit Kiir & Machar where it hurts - their wallets - we can stop this nightmare from spiraling into genocide
World Not Ready for Climate Change, New Report Says
World  (tags: Climate Change, World, UN, IPCC Report, Adaptation, Survival, Human Civilization, Climate Change Impacts, Human Extinction )

Brian
- 107 days ago - richarddawkins.net
"The world is not ready for climate change, which poses a number of serious risks, says the planet's leading body of climate scientists. "
URGENT: Ask UN High Commissioner for Human Rights to Speak Up for Tibet! ACTION
World  (tags: humanrights, Tibet, Navi Pillay, UN, March 2014, )

Nancy
- 152 days ago - action.savetibet.org
Call on the UN Human Rights High Commissioner Navi Pillay to ask China to adopt recommendations to improve its human rights record at the March 2014 UN Human Rights Council Session.
ESDAW PETITION: The Stray Animals and the Convention on the Rights of the Child
World  (tags: EU, UN, children, animals, ethics, humans, law, rights, society, violence, AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, animals, dogs, cats, protection, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', world, petition )

Desanka
- 184 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
By exposing children to the everyday cruelties of abandoned and homeless animals - be regarded as vermin and therefore considered to be legally treated in the most cruel manner - we believe that the EU violate the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.
In Wake of Super Typhoon Haiyan, Youth Climate Justice Leaders Call for Climate Reparations at UN Summit
World  (tags: Philippines, Super Typhoon Haiyan, COP19, UN, Reparations, #climatechanged )

Brian
- 250 days ago - truth-out.org
"The 19th UN Framework Convention on Climate Change opened somberly Monday with a tearful speech by Philippine Climate Change Commissioner Yeb Saño in which he connected the record-setting super typhoon Haiyan to the escalating climate crisis..."
Bolivian President Evo Morales Accuses US of 'Harboring Terrorists'
World  (tags: Evo Morales, UN, US, UnitedNations, world, society, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 301 days ago - globalpost.com
Bolivian President Evo Morales calls for the United Nations to leave New York City during speech to General Assembly.
Hear Malala Yousafzai at the UN
World  (tags: Malala Yousafzai, education, UN, society, children, world, family, politics )

Nancy
- 365 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.
U.N. Approves New Force to Pursue Congo's Rebels
World  (tags: world, humanrights, peace, war, crime, UN, Congo )

Nancy
- 480 days ago - nytimes.com
The brigade will be part of the United Nations peacekeeping mission in Congo, within its troop ceiling of 19,815. The United Nations currently has more than 17,700 peacekeepers and more than 1,400 international police in Congo.
No Need for Intifada, Palestine Can Achieve Goals Peacefully - Abbas to RT
World  (tags: Abbas, Hamas, IDF, Clashes, Conflict, Crime, peace process, Human rights, Israel, Palestine, Middle East, Religion, UN, Violence )

Angelika
- 494 days ago - rt.com
And while Israel continues its illegal settlement activity on occupied territories, Abbas says he is focused on coming to a solution with Tel Aviv through peaceful means - because fighting will only lead to Palestine's destruction. Abbas spoke to RT ..
Analysis: Obama Won't Trip Over Netanyahu's Iran "Red Line"
World  (tags: Obama, Netanyahu, Israel, Iran, USA, nuclear threat, war, ME, Obama trip, UN, reports, "Red line" )

Angelika
- 494 days ago - reuters.com
But an Israeli-Iranian war, Washington's nightmare as it tries to scale back defense commitments abroad and avoid a draining Gulf oil crisis, does not appear trip-wire imminent.
Act Now: Ask President Obama to Support a Strong Arms Trade Treaty That Will Save Lives and Make the World a Safer Place.
World  (tags: act now, please sign, President Obama, Arms Trade Treaty, UN, meeting, international arms sales, protecting families, children, preventing humans rights violations, violence, cycle of poverty, war )

Brian
- 497 days ago - secure.oxfamamerica.org
"A bulletproof arms trade treaty - and the safety it can bring to families around the world - is a vital part of the fight against poverty and injustice." Please sign.
The U.S. and Israel's 'Overreaction' to Iran's Nuclear Program: Another Mythical 'Intelligence Failure'
World  (tags: Iran, US, Israel, nuclear "threat", nuclear weapons, UN, IAEA, intelligence, Parchin site, Ahmadinejad )

Angelika
- 501 days ago - foreignpolicyjournal.com
the assessment of the U.S. intelligence community is that Iran has no nuclear weapons program.. Furthermore, Israeli intelligence agrees that Iran has not decided to build a bomb--in other words, that it has no active nuclear weapons program..
UN Chief: Resolve Palestinian Prisoners' Hunger Strike in Israel
World  (tags: UN, Ban Ki -Moon, Palestine, hunger strikers, Israel, prisons, human rights )

Angelika
- 518 days ago - en.trend.az
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon called Tuesday for a prompt resolution to the hunger strike by Palestinians under Israeli custody, saying that the detainees' rights should be "fully respected" by Israel,
 

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