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Madagascar Village 'Hit By Bubonic Plague'
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, children, death, disease, humans, Medical help, plague )

Kit
- 555 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
- 562 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
- 579 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
- 660 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.
TAKE ACTION: Free Click to Provide Anti-Malarial Bednets For 100 Families
World  (tags: treatment, risks, safety, children, disease, protection, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', world )

Beverly
- 710 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
- 799 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
- 821 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
- 1000 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
- 1110 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
- 1165 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 )

CherAway
- 1205 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.
Beyond Kony: Spotlight On Central Africa ACTION
World  (tags: Kony, human rights, Congo, Sudan, Uganda, petition, family, disease )

Nancy
- 1233 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.
Haiti Cholera Victims Demand UN Damages
World  (tags: health, disease, cholera outbrea, law, humans, world, UnitedNations, Refugees&Relief, government, death, crime, unitednations )

Cal
- 1364 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Lawyers representing 5,000 cholera victims in Haiti are seeking hundreds of millions of dollars in compensation from the UN over the epidemic.
ACTION ALERT: Save Indigenous Peoples - Tribes and Campaigns
World  (tags: ACTION ALERT: Sign letter, Campaign, Human rights, Indigenous peoples, tribes, culture, conservation, disease, rainforests, survival, Africa, Amazon, Brazil, India, Peru, world )

Rosemary
- 1442 days ago - survivalinternational.org
This action alert from Survival International asks human beings on our planet to save Indigenous Tribal peoples at risk for extinction due to diseases, logging and lack of protection. Please click on every tribe and simply sign your name for each tribe.
 

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