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End Inhumane Treatment Of Asylum Seekers In Australia ACTION
World  (tags: ssylum seekers, Australia, indefinite detention, human rights, freedoms, ethics, health )

Nancy
- 19 days ago - communityrun.org
Asylum seekers are subjected to long-term and sometimes indefinite detention, often in remote locations. This causes anxiety, illness, self-harm and suicide.
The Hungriest Places on Earth
World  (tags: society, hunger, health, diet, humanrights, world, news, ethics )

Cal
- 24 days ago - globalpost.com
The average American will eat 4,500 calories on Thanksgiving. In other countries, most people will eat less than half that in a single day, and many will eat much, much less.
Monsanto Caused 291,000 Suicides In India
World  (tags: warning, risks, health, family, children, death, food, humans, protection, society, world )

Evelyn
- 47 days ago - 2012thebigpicture.wordpress.com
In this video Luke Rudkowski talks to Dr. Vandana Shiva about the current situation in India and how GMO's have affected farmers there. Dr. Shiva is an Indian environmental activist and anti-globalization author...
This Might Be The Worst Job At An Ebola Clinic
World  (tags: Liberia, Doctors Without Borders, health, ebola, treatment, prevention, children, family, human rights, world )

Nancy
- 61 days ago - msn.com
"This wasn't a job that we planned for anyone to do, but somebody had to do it," he wrote in a post on the Doctors Without Borders website.
Tell World Leaders to Act Now on Ebola ~ PLEASE SIGN
World  (tags: death, disease, ethics, illness, health, medicine, prevention, protection, treatment, politics, world, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Beverly
- 73 days ago - one.org
Add your name and urge world leaders to step up and act on Ebola now.
US to Assign 3,000 From US Military to Fight Ebola
World  (tags: ebola epidemic, West Africa, US military and engineers, health, world, human rights )

Nancy
- 96 days ago - news.msn.com
The U.S. effort will include medics and corpsmen for treatment and training, engineers to help erect the treatment facilities and specialists in logistics to assist in patient transportation.
End 7 Diseases By 2020 ACTION
World  (tags: poverty, health, disease, children, treatment, family, world )

Nancy
- 108 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.
Dengue Outbreak Affects at Least 22 in Japan
World  (tags: world, Japan, health, medicine, death )

Alexandra
- 110 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Dengue fever is a disease spread to humans by mosquito bites, and is caused by one of four types of dengue viruses. It can cause severe flu-like symptoms and in severe cases can be fatal.
Brazil Farmers Find GMO Corn Seeds No Longer Control Pests
World  (tags: world, brazil, gmos, health, farmers, humanrights )

Rose
- 121 days ago - naturallysavvy.com
Reuters reports that genetically modified (GMO) corn seeds are no longer keeping pests at bay for Brazilian farmers.
VICTORY VICTORY Bahamas Dolphinarium Ordered To Release Dolphins
World  (tags: profits mainly from tourism, brought into the country illegally, local activist group reEarth, in favor of freeing the dolphins, ecosystems, endangered, oceans, nature, wildlife, world, healthconditions, water, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, endangered )

Kelly
- 136 days ago - care2.com
A court in the Caribbean island has ordered that an illegal dolphinarium shut down and is questioning whether any dolphins should be allowed into the Bahamas for any purpose beyond research.
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
- 160 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,
Polio Virus Found in World Cup Host City
World  (tags: World Health Organization, Campinas, polio virus, risks, health, warning, vaccinations, World Cup, society, news )

Carrie
- 180 days ago - thedailybeast.com
The World Health Organization announced Monday that Brazilian officials have discovered strains of the polio virus in one of the World Cup host cities, Campinas, which is a base camp for the Portuguese and Nigerian teams.
Sunder: Now and the Next Steps
World  (tags: had become accustomed to, seemed to look, forward to getting a GOOD BOY treat, Congratulations to everyone, BABY SHIVA healthcare, humans, health, medicine, protection, food, news )

Kelly
- 191 days ago - petaindia.com
Congratulations to everyone who helped with the #FreeSunder campaign! It was an enormous effort with a wonderful result. Sunder is now at his new home, as per the order of the Supreme Court. First, after getting off the truck, Sunder was given fruits.
20% Of China's Farmland Is Polluted
World  (tags: China, farmland, soil pollution, environment, health, warning )

Carrie
- 245 days ago - theguardian.com
Soil pollution has long been a concern in China due to the country's rapid industrialisation and the report carried on the website of the Ministry of Environmental Protection confirms the extent of the problem.
Take Action: Clean Water Can Save a Life
World  (tags: water, health, petitions )

Freya
- 273 days ago - web.mercycorps.org
Across the globe, thousands of families struggle every day to find clean and safe drinking water. Their lives depend on it -- in more ways than one. Because when people have a safe and reliable water source, they can prevent deadly disease, grow more food,
 

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