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Islamic Teacher Who Sexually Abused Girl, 11, as He Taught Her the Koran Spared Jail Because His Wife Doesn't Speak English Rea
World  (tags: crime, children, Islam )

Stan
- 374 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
AN Islamic teacher who repeatedly molested a terrified girl of 11 as he taught her the Koran has escaped a jail sentence because his wife's English is so bad.
Iraqi Women, Secularists Protest Law That Would Allow Marriage Of 9-Year-Old Girls
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, conflict, corruption, crime, Education, ethics, freedoms, government, iraq, politics, society, Womens Rights )

Kit
- 376 days ago - opposingviews.com
Dozens of women gathered in Baghdad, Iraq, on Saturday to protest a proposed law that would allow girls in the country to be married off at just nine years old
The Disturbing Truth About Forced Child Weddings Around The World ACTION
World  (tags: children, girls, future women, family, culture, humanrights, freedoms, abuse )

Nancy
- 384 days ago - takepart.com
"They have very high hopes for the future. They dream of being doctors. They dream of being pilots," said Agnes Odhiambo, a researcher at HRW's Women's Rights Division, "but the environment in which they live in does not always enable those dreams to come
TAKE ACTION NOW! Applaud Charity for Helping Syrian Children - ForceChange
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, politics, world, Syrian conflict, Refugees&Relief, humanrights, government, goodnews )

Cal
- 395 days ago - forcechange.com
Applaud SOS Children's Villages for its effort to provide Syrian children with warm clothing
Thais Bring Children to the Insurrection, Despite Recent Deaths
World  (tags: world, politics, conflict, children, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', asia, news )

Cal
- 395 days ago - globalpost.com
The uprising kits kids out in anti-government kitsch, and targets the prime minister's 10-year-old.
Protect Women and Girls From Rape
World  (tags: world, humanrights, children, women, ACTION PLEASE, Rape )

Rose
- 404 days ago - forcechange.com
arget: President Hassan Sheikh Mohamoud Goal: Provide protection for women and girls against rape and aid for survivors Many women and girls who live in Mogadishu, Somalia live in constant fear of being raped. In 2013
Afghanistan: Protect Women & Girls From Violence ACTION
World  (tags: humanrights, women, girls, children, Afghanistan, violence, trafficking, society )

Nancy
- 409 days ago - org2.salsalabs.com
Afghan women have been fighting for equal rights and protection under the law, and they are in imminent danger of losing their hard won gains. Please stand with Equality Now and our partner, Women for Afghan Women, in urgently calling on President Karzai
PLEASE SIGN; Save Gaza! Don't Support Zionism!
World  (tags: Gaza, crisis, illegal Israeli occupation, solidarity, free Palestine, freedom, justice, settlement building, siege on Gaza, israeli terrorism, children, humanitarian, injustice, international law violation, EU, BDS, apartheid wall boycott of Israel )

Jess
- 416 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
To: The International Community We support the Cairo Declaration of the Gaza Freedom March, which reads as follows:
Madagascar Village 'Hit By Bubonic Plague'
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, children, death, disease, humans, Medical help, plague )

Kit
- 426 days ago - bbc.co.uk
A village in Madagascar has been hit by a deadly outbreak of the bubonic plague, medical experts on the island have confirmed. -- video with article-
Official Bungling 'Aided' Pedophile
World  (tags: world, humanrights, children, pedophiles, Indigenous iChildren )

Rose
- 426 days ago - news.ninemsn.com.au
Bungling by police and NSW child protection agencies on top of inaction by Scouts Australia led to a pedophile running a foster home for Aboriginal children in NSW, the lawyer for the royal commission into child sex abuse has found.
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
- 431 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.
Laws Fail to Protect Child Brides
World  (tags: world, humanrights, children, freedoms, child brides )

Rose
- 432 days ago - sbs.com.au
Human rights group Equality Now says more than 140 million girls over the next decade will be married before they turn 18. "When a young girl is married and gives birth, the vicious cycle of poverty, .
Malawi's Children of Tobacco
World  (tags: world, humanrights, africa, children, Child Labor )

Rose
- 433 days ago - asafeworldforwomen.org
Over the past decade, Malawi has become one of the five largest tobacco producers in the world, largely due to low export tariffs,
China Starts Televising the Sunrise on Giant TV Screens Because Beijing Is So Clouded in Smog (TEXT,PHOTOS and SHORT VIDEO)
World  (tags: Beijing, smog, humans, world, air quality, pollution, health, society, children, government, news )

Carrie
- 433 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
The air took on an acrid odor, and many of the city's commuters wore industrial strength face masks as they hurried to work. 'I couldn't see the tall buildings across the street this morning,' I often cough, and my nose is always irritated.
 

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