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Petition - Risking Their Lives to Save Their Land
World  (tags: honduras, Indigenous Peoples Rights, mining interests, hydroelectric, exploitation of resources, Land Rights, activism, Environmental Defenders, conflicts, struggles, politics, support )

Kalliope
- 30 days ago - act.amnestyusa.org
For the Indigenous Lenca people in Honduras, the land is their life. But huge hydroelectric, mining and other interests are out to exploit that land. MILPAH, the Independent Lenca Indigenous Movement of La Paz, is at the forefront of the struggle...
Petition - Facing Charges for Searching for Her Missing Husband
World  (tags: imprisonment, activism, Freedom of Information, searching, Human Rights Violations, Ethical Treatment, conflicts, society, politics, release )

Kalliope
- 29 days ago - amnesty.org.au
When Hanan Badr el-Din's husband disappeared in July 2013, her life changed for good. Her relentless search for answers has landed her in prison and she is now facing at least five years in prison.
Petition: Made Homeless for Defending Housing Rights - Justice for Ni Yulan
World  (tags: beijing, Homeless people, Basic human rights, housing discrimination, activism, demolished homes, Olympics 2008, conflicts, harrassment, Justice for victims, relief, protection, politics )

Kalliope
- 25 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Ni Yulan was among thousands whose homes were demolished in the lead-up to the Beijing Olympics in 2008. Without a permanent place to live herself, Ni Yulan now defends the rights of others forced from their homes by lucrative construction projects.
Petition - Protect Journalists From Brutal Murders
World  (tags: India, journalist murder, journalism and press freedom, right to know, information, democracy under attack, government, prosecution, punishments, crime, Justice for victims, activism, violence, stronger protection )

Kalliope
- 28 days ago - forcechange.com
Protect the rights and lives of journalists threatened by extremists in India. Journalists in India, the world's most populated democracy, are being brutally murdered, while the Indian government does nothing to protect these reporters, their lives.
Petition - Stand With Women Warriors
World  (tags: Women Warriors, paper industry, rainforest destruction, Environmental destruction, longterm consequences, Human Right issues, ecosystems, Deforestration, indigenous people, Climate Action, protection, activism )

Kalliope
- 56 days ago - ran.org
Women are leading the fight to protect the rainforest, the climate, and defend human rights. Stand with Indigenous women in Indonesia, and tell Asia Pulp and Paper that it needs to take action to protect forests and defend human rights! Sign now!
   

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