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Afghanistan: Protect Women & Girls From Violence ACTION
World  (tags: humanrights, women, girls, children, Afghanistan, violence, trafficking, society )

Nancy
- 1025 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
Yemen: End Child Marriages By Enacting and Enforcing a Minimum Age of Marriage Law
World  (tags: women, equality, girls, petitions, Yemen, civil rights, marriage )

Freya
- 1170 days ago - org2.salsalabs.com
My message to other parents is that they should not think of marrying their daughters at a young age, girls should go to school. I don't want any girl to suffer as I did. Girls should be educated in order to be able to live happily and in dignity.
Ask the Yemeni Government to End Forced Child Marriage
World  (tags: Yemen, Rawan, 8 year old, marriage, Islam, Muslims, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, girls, crime, death, freedoms, middle-east, society, violence )

Gillian
- 1174 days ago - e-activist.com
Aged 8, Rawan was sold by her parents, and forced into a marriage with a man five times her age. The injuries her young body sustained from her "wedding night" resulted in her death, and her story has sent shockwaves throughout the world.
Girls Like Sahar Gul Need Our Help!
World  (tags: Afghanistan, Muslims, Islam, Human Rights, Freedoms, girl, girls, women, marriage, paedophilia, pedophilia, middle-east, society, violence )

Gillian
- 1178 days ago - act.watchdog.net
Sold into marriage at age 12, Sahar Gul was chained in the basement, starved, burned and beaten by her in-laws, had her fingernails torn out when she refused to become a prostitute, and was finally admitted to a hospital so broken she was unable to wal
Support Malala Yousufzai's Fight For Girls' Education ****SIGN PETITION
World  (tags: education, women, girls, pakistan, taliban, humanrights, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', children, middle-east, violence, ethics )

Florence
- 1510 days ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
"If this new generation is not given pens, they will be given guns by terrorists." PLEASE SIGN Petition Urge Hillary Clinton to continue supporting young women's right to actively pursue an education without violence.Help these girls get an education SIGN
On World's First International Day or the Girl Child, UN Calls for End to Child Marriage
World  (tags: children, freedoms, humanrights, UnitedNations, girls, child marriage, abuse, slavery, domestic violence, DV, International Day of the Girl Child )

Naoko
- 1512 days ago - un.org
"Girls who are forced to marry are committed to being in slavery-like marriage for the rest of their lives. Girls who are victims of servile marriages experience domestic servitute, sexual slavery and suffer from violations to their right to health, >>
Join My Village ACTION
World  (tags: world, Malawi, India, girls, children, free donations, "like", empowerment, life, schooling, health, humanrights )

Nancy
- 1527 days ago - joinmyvillage.com
1)Every time you Like, Share or click on our pages, a donation is made. 2)Funds are donated to CARE in Malawi & India by General Mills & Merck. 3)Girls' lives are transformed through education, health & economic empowerment projects.
International Day of the Girl ACTION
World  (tags: humanrights, world, girls, child brides, statistics, quiz, facts, freedoms, crime )

Nancy
- 1537 days ago - care.org
In honor of the first-ever International Day of the Girl, the world is shedding light on the global epidemic of child marriage. Join us online today to take part in this important movement!
Female Circumcision 'Performed on NSW Girls
World  (tags: world, Australia, children, GIRLS, FGM, abuse, humanrights )

Rose
- 1541 days ago - news.ninemsn.com.au
Four people in Sydney have been charged with female genital mutilation offences after two young girls were allegedly subject to female circumcision.
Thank a UN Peacekeeper ACTION
World  (tags: world, terrorism, violence, peace, humanrights, girls, women, freedoms, children )

Nancy
- 1561 days ago - betterworldcampaign.org
...sign this letter and join us in thanking the 120,000 brave men and women from 118 countries serving as UN peacekeepers in 17 of the most difficult regions in the world...
Don't Allow Egypt to Lower Minimum Marriage Age for Girls ACTION
World  (tags: freedoms, humanrights, children, girls, marriage, ethics, violence )

Nancy
- 1639 days ago - forcechange.com
Egypt is currently debating legislation to change the minimum age for marriage for girls from eighteen to as young as nine years old. This would open up young girls to sexual and physical abuse and erode women's rights in post-revolution Egypt.
Are American Parents and Society Raising Little Girls or Little Women?
World  (tags: usa, children, girls, society, sexualisation )

Rose
- 1844 days ago - durangoherald.com
t's difficult to write about the sexualization of little girls and young women. It's upsetting, shocking and something none of us want to even think about. With more and more I see, I want to at least try to get parents thinking about this
Child Marriage: Eleven-Year-Old Girl Bartered Off to Satiate Father's Lust
World  (tags: children, girls, abuse, child brides )

Rose
- 1890 days ago - tribune.com.pk
SUKKUR: In a woman's complaint cell, barefooted, but decked up like a bride, 11-year-old Nadia told The Express Tribune of how her father had bartered her off in 'marriage' to a boy almost twice her age.
Girls Playing Video Games Are More Aggressive Than Boys
World  (tags: Girls, Boys, Video Games, Aggressive, Gender )

Anna
- 2200 days ago - breakingnewsonline.net
Girls, who play video games, are assumed to be more aggressive than boys and a boy who plays video game is not more aggressive than other boys, says a new research study.
Sop Violence Against Girls ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
World  (tags: humans, girls, world, freedoms, violence, rights )

CherAWAY
- 2252 days ago - planusa.org
Across the world, girls face the double discrimination of their gender and age, leaving them suffering at the bottom of the social ladder. Girls are denied access to health services and education, and also face extremely high levels of violence, abuse,

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