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Uganda Where a Book Can Cost a Month Salary
World  (tags: Uganda, books, reading, education )

Dandelion
- 105 days ago - bbc.com
People seem to read more when they have the money and know the value of reading for personal success. But to make decent money, it helps to be educated and able to read.
Anti-Child Trafficking Campaign in Uganda Taken to Schools
World  (tags: children, humanrights, world, uganda, Human Trafficking Awareness )

Rose
- 190 days ago - news.trust.org
KAMPALA, Feb 12 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - In a remote corner of Uganda a team of American volunteers are distributing books to children, but this is no ordinar
Urge Ugandan President Museveni to Pass the Acid Attack Bill Now.
World  (tags: women, Domestic Violence, acid attacks, Uganda, Ugandan women )

Hilary
- 223 days ago - change.org
Hanifa, a Ugandan victim of domestic violence who had acid thrown on her face and body by her ex-husband, has started a Change.org petition calling on the President of Uganda to sign a new law to impose stricter penalties on perpetrators of acid attacks.
Petition:His Holiness Pope Francis: Condemn Homophobic Violence Perpetuated in the Name of Christ, in Uganda and the World. · C
World  (tags: Pope Francis, Uganda, Africa, homophobia, homophobic violence, Christians, tolerance, non-violence, anti-Gay laws, LGBT Rights, Human Rights Catholic Church )

Barbara
- 401 days ago - change.org
After an initial openness to tolerance - or at least to non-violence - Pope Francis has begun to retreat into more traditional and intransigent positions. This cannot happen. That's why I'm calling on him to condemn Ugandan & Christian homophobic violence
Agricultural Patterns From Above
World  (tags: Netherlands, flowers, crops, USA, Israel, Uganda, Germany, Bali, Franceworld )

Nancy
- 886 days ago - local.msn.com
Global aerial views. Photo editing by Connie Ricca
HELP STOP UGANDA'S ANTI-GAY LAW - SIGN PLEASE !
World  (tags: Uganda, Anti -homosexuality-bill, law, LGBT, discrimination, imprisonment, humanrights, equality, inequality, eveangelists, extremists, Afrika )

Angelika
- 910 days ago - allout.org
We call you to do everything within your power to stop the "Anti-Homosexuality Bill" from becoming law, prevent it from being used, and protect all Ugandans from violence, arrests, and discrimination. We got near 250,000 sigs-can we reach 1 Mio in days ?
ExMuslim Convert to Christianity Disfigured in Acid Attack Receives Free Treatment in Israel
World  (tags: Islam, Koran, Anti-Semitism, Israel, acid attack, ex-Muslim, convert, Christianity, Uganda, Bible, Jerusalemafrica, crime, humanrights, freedoms, violence, terrorism )

Jay
- 1350 days ago - jpost.com
The assailant screamed "Allahu Akbar" during the attack which left him with severe burns & without an eye. He was born a Muslim & experienced an Islam "filled with hate." He was taught to hate Jews & Israel but changed after studying the Bible.
Mission in the Balance: Challenges for U.S. Advisors in Helping to End the LRA
World  (tags: Kony, human rights, Congo, Sudan, Uganda, family, LRA, children )

Nancy
- 1551 days ago - enoughproject.org
The time for debate is over -- the LRA has already carried out 53 attacks this year, is responsible for the displacement 445,000 civilians and continues to operate freely in the border area between Congo, Central African Republic, Sudan, and South Sudan.
Beyond Kony: Spotlight On Central Africa ACTION
World  (tags: Kony, human rights, Congo, Sudan, Uganda, petition, family, disease )

Nancy
- 1619 days ago - thehungersite.com
We condemn the actions of Joseph Kony; and at the same time, emphasize the need for attention on the other important issues there -- like malaria, access to clean water, and nodding disease, which ails thousands of children.
End the Use of Child Soldiers ACTION
World  (tags: Kony, human rights, Congo, Sudan, Uganda, petition, family, LRA, children )

Nancy
- 1620 days ago - takeaction.amnestyusa.org
While the United States is supporting efforts to apprehend LRA leader Joseph Kony, it must also ensure that other armed groups and governments in the region cease recruiting child soldiers and help rehabilitate the children who are already soldiers.
UNGEI Podcast: What Does It Take to Educate a Girl?
World  (tags: UNGEI, United Nations, Nepal, Uganda, UNESCO, education )

Jenny
- 1625 days ago - ungei.org
'To Educate a Girl' follows the lives of girls in Nepal and Uganda. Significant progress has been made towards providing education for all, yet according to UNESCO an estimated 67 million children still remain out of school and over half of them are girls
Joseph Kony: Brutal Warlord Who Shocked World
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, children, conflict, corruption, death, ethics, freedoms, government, politics, Refugees&Relief, United Nations, us, Uganda, violence, world )

Kit
- 1627 days ago - cnn.com
In the past week, a documentary detailing accusations of vile acts committed by the Ugandan warlord has spread like wildfire on social media (at the time of writing it has had more than 50 million views), prompting international outrage and a-->
Child Soldiers / KONY 2012   video
World  (tags: uganda, warcrimes, religious fanatism, cristianity, weapons, child soldiers, mutilations, rape, child abuse, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, slaughter, killing, crime, cruelty, abuse, terrorism, politics, HumanRights, freedoms, africa )

Xil
- 1630 days ago - youtube.com
KONY 2012 is a film and campaign by Invisible Children that aims to make Joseph Kony famous, not to celebrate him, but to raise support for his arrest and set a precedent for international justice. 30 years kidnapping children to make soldiers.Sign&share
'Nodding Disease' Confounds Experts, Kills Children
World  (tags: Nodding disease, children's diseases, malnutrition, disease control, prevention, health, environment, Africa, Uganda, children's welfare, civil war, World Health Organization, science )

Julia
- 1647 days ago - google.com
Anywar is one of more than 3,000 children in northern Uganda who are suffering from a debilitating mystery ailment known as nodding disease, which has touched almost every family in the village of Tumangu...
Uganda: Ulterior Motives in US, LRA Fight
World  (tags: world, oil, resources, Uganda, LRA, US, politics, conflict, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', news, violence, society, middle-east, africa )

Cal
- 1745 days ago - globalpost.com
Oil and counteracting China's influence in the region may be two factors.
 

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