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GOOD NEWS! Syrian Wounded Flee to Hospitals in Israel
World  (tags: AID, Syrian CivilWar, Israel hospials, health care, goodnews, government, ethics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', world, politics, middle-east, israel, news, Refugees&Relief )

- 645 days ago -
Syria and Israel have been at war since 1948, but Israeli hospitals offering care
TAKE ACTION NOW! Time to Champion Human Rights at the World Bank!
World  (tags: WORLD BANK, AID, DUE DILIGENCE, due diligence, world, news, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', humanrights, government, ethics, society )

- 659 days ago -
The U.S. government provides more than a billion dollars to the World Bank every year to invest in projects in the name of "development." Yet the World Bank has no internal safeguard policies that guarantee respect for human rights.
Afghans Face Cold, Hungry Winter as Aid Goes Missing
World  (tags: Afghanistan, poverty, aid, hunger )

- 674 days ago -
Warehouses are stuffed with food, but government problems are leading to thousands of homeless Afghans with nothing to eat.
Egypt: 1 Billion in EU Aid to Promote Human Rights Has "Done Little"
World  (tags: Egypt, Corruption, Human Rights, Women's Rights, Aid, EU, europe, government )

- 889 days ago -
it acknowledged "an increased aversion towards civil society and human rights more broadly" in Egypt since the 2011 uprising & resistance to programmes to stamp out corruption and protect human rights. 60% of funds are unaccounted for.
Mobilize Humanitarian and Diplomatic Aid for Syria ACTION US
World  (tags: Syria, world, humanrights, government, politics, peace, aid, war, military )

- 904 days ago -
We can provide electricity, clean water, health care for the wounded, while working with international community to forge political solutions to the crisis in Syria. We don't need to ship more weapons into the conflict.
Haiti's Horrendous Housing Crisis
World  (tags: Haiti, aid, housing crisis, poverty, redevelopment, world, politics, news, ethics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', society )

- 1195 days ago -
Some Haitians have taken matters into their own hands, while others wait for a new life.
Return to Haiti: A Day in the Life of a Broken Island
World  (tags: world, Refugees&Relief, unitednations, Haiti, rebuilding, aid, news, politics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', freedoms )

- 1364 days ago -
The country continues to stumble toward rebuilding after the earthquake, facing questions about aid money and embezzlement
Kidnappings Force Partial Kenya Aid Halt
World  (tags: world, Kidnappings, force, partia, l Kenya, aid, halt )

- 1503 days ago -
The United Nations has temporarily suspended all non-lifesaving aid operations in the world's biggest refugee camp following the kidnapping of two Spanish aid workers near the Kenya-Somalia border.
Children of Hope
World  (tags: orphans, widows, kids, hope, love, help, aid, development, cool, forgotten voices, hiv/aids, africa, blog, children, humanrights, goodnews, news, world )

- 1690 days ago -
Whenever I travel to Africa, I get to do my absolute favorite thing in all the world. I get to listen to children share the dreams they have for life. I love it because their dreams are all about hope. In a world that has declared them poor and troubled-
Socks for Japan
World  (tags: Aid, earthquake, Japan, socks )

- 1712 days ago -
WHY SOCKS? Several reasons. Many of the victims ended up barefoot after fleeing in a hurry. In the disaster zone, feet get wet and then extra cold at night, especially in currently freezing weather. People often forget about socks in favor of more -->
Post-Mubarak: How the U.S. Plans to Aid Democracy in Egypt
World  (tags: world, usa, politics, society, aid, Egypt, government, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', interesting, news, middle-east )

- 1748 days ago -
The US is preparing a new package of assistance to Egyptian opposition groups designed to help with constitutional reform, democratic development and election organizing, State department officials tell TIME
Help Unfreeze the Aid Budget ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
World  (tags: humans, protection, aid, budgets, environment, poverty )

- 1770 days ago -
Last year the federal government announced their plan to freeze the aid budget for 2011 at 2010 levels. But after 8 years of 8% annual increases, our aid spending amounts to only 0.3% of our national income - less than half of the 0.7% that Canada has
The Best Dollar You Will Ever Spend
World  (tags: aid, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, conflict, corruption, crime, death, government, hunger, politics, Refugees&Relief, society, UntedNations, violence, water scarcity )

- 1777 days ago -
The experts--including five Nobel laureates--compared ways to spend $75 billion on more than 30 interventions aimed at reducing malnutrition, broadening educational opportunity, slowing global warming, cutting air pollution, preventing conflict, fighting->
Returning to Africa TODAY!
World  (tags: orphans, widows, travel, kids, zimbabwe, zambia, hope, development, forgotten voices, love, help, aid, food, education, shelter, hiv, aids, africa, blog, children, conflict, death, humans, interesting, news, world, violence )

- 1780 days ago -
We now know of over 10,000 kids who need a champion. This trip is for me to go meet more of them so I can share their stories with you.
Overhaul Foreign Aid to Rebuild Haiti
World  (tags: world, Refugees&Relief, aid, government, Haiti, Refugees&Relief, news, politics, society )

- 1780 days ago -
That was the assessment of Rubem Cesar Fernandes, executive director of Viva Rio, a Brazilian NGO active in Haiti since 2004, who stressed the need to "invent, to innovate institutionally in international agencies" in order for foreign aid to function ade

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