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End 7 Diseases By 2020 ACTION
World  (tags: poverty, health, disease, children, treatment, family, world )

Nancy
- 105 days ago - e-activist.com
Help reduce poverty and inequality among the world's most marginalized populations by adding your name here and asking UN Ambassador Cousens to include neglected tropical diseases (NTDs) in the Sustainable Development Goals.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Tell Holland America Cruise Lines to Stop Supporting the Grind Slaughter of Cetaceans in the Faroes!
World  (tags: slaughter, killed, killing, suffering, sadness, wildlife, protection, endangered, extinction, conservation, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, abused, abuse, environment, whales, activists, violence, sadness, media, internet, government, conservation, ecosyste )

Kelly
- 157 days ago - change.org
The Faroe Islands are home to an extremely barbaric cetacean drive hunt, called the Grindadráp/Grind. During a Grind, hundreds of pilot whales and other cetaceans are driven into fjords, and pulled up onto kill beaches,
Madagascar Village 'Hit By Bubonic Plague'
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, children, death, disease, humans, Medical help, plague )

Kit
- 327 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-
Thank Your Member of Congress for Fighting Malaria ACTION US
World  (tags: malaria, world, disease, prevention, congress, humanrights )

Nancy
- 333 days ago - secure.globalproblems-globalsolutions.org
In the last 10 years, an estimated 3.3 million lives were saved as a result of the scale-up of malaria interventions--work done very often through UN partners including the UN Refuge Agency (UNHCR) and the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF).
Commend Organization for Worldwide Veterinary Care
World  (tags: covered in fleas and ticks, veterinary care for over 375 animals, world, society, treatment, safety, prevention, healthcare, health, humans, illness, interesting, disease, drugs, Body-Mind-Spirit, food, nutrition, protection, medicine, animalwelfare, suff )

Kelly
- 350 days ago - forcechange.com
Nico was an abandoned puppy found by the World Vets team while on a mission in the Dominican Republic. Like many animals helped by World Vets on that trip, Nico was hungry, dehydrated, ~Photo Credit: Richard W Sinyem via InterestingFoto
TAKE ACTION: Free Click to Fight Breast Cancer in Rwanda
World  (tags: women, world, treatment, safety, prevention, protection, disease )

Beverly
- 431 days ago - greatergood.com
Give the women of Rwanda the same chance that their sisters in developed nations have to fight and beat breast cancer.
Serbia: 135 People Infected With West Nile Virus
World  (tags: Serbia, disease, West Nile Virus, health, investigation, risks, treatment, Institute of Public Health )

Brian
- 466 days ago - inserbia.info
A total of 135 cases of West Nile virus have been reported in Serbia up until Thursday, and most of the patients, 97 of them, are from Belgrade, show the latest data of the Institute of Public Health of Serbia Dr Milan Jovanovic Batut.
TAKE ACTION: Free Click to Provide Anti-Malarial Bednets For 100 Families
World  (tags: treatment, risks, safety, children, disease, protection, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', world )

Beverly
- 481 days ago - greatergood.com
Your click will help one hundred families sleep free from fear and disease.
Matt Damon's Incredible Pro-Toilet, Anti-Reporter Press Conference
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, death, disease, politics, profits, Water, World )

Kit
- 570 days ago - upworthy.com
A short video about the World Wide Water Crisis, with a touch of humor.
China Food Scandal: Rat Meat Sold as Lamb Meat
World  (tags: warning, risks, food, health, nutrition, illness, humans, disease, family, children, society, world )

Evelyn
- 592 days ago - naturalnews.com
Beyond the obvious gross factor of the discovery, the rat meat used in the scam was obviously never safety tested or inspected. It may have been, like many other foods in China, heavily contaminated with heavy metals and toxic chemicals. Rats, after all..
UN Vote Backs Precautionary Approach to Depleted Uranium Weapons
World  (tags: depleted uranium weapons, weapons, humanrights, world, war, health, research, risks, disease )

Nancy
- 771 days ago - bandepleteduranium.org
The resolution was tabled by the Non-Aligned Movement and, as with previous years, the text was actively opposed by the US, UK and France. First Committee resolutions are voted on for a second time early in December by the full UN General Assembly.
Tell the UN to Take Responsibility for Cholera in Haiti ACTION
World  (tags: Haiti, cholera, UN, Clinton, Rice, disease, government, ethics, death )

Nancy
- 881 days ago - salsa.democracyinaction.org
Bill Clinton, who serves as UN Special Envoy to Haiti, has admitted that UN troops were the "proximate cause" of the epidemic, and US Ambassador to the UN Susan Rice has acknowledged that the UN played a role. Yet, the UN refuses to accept formal respons
World Leaders: End Hunger By 2015! ACTOIN
World  (tags: food, illness, disease, family, world hunger, nutrition, occupy food )

Nancy
- 936 days ago - thebreastcancersite.com
Hunger is the world's number one health risk, killing more people than tuberculosis, malaria, and AIDS combined. Over 15,000 people will die today of hunger alone. If we don't address the ever-growing issue of world hunger, trying to solve other problems
Help Moms Fight Malaria ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
World  (tags: humans, disease, children, Malaria, protection )

Cher
- 977 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Malaria takes the life of one child every 45 seconds. But something amazing is happening around the world to fight back against the disease. When children and family members get sick, their families can afford to pay for their treatment.
 

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