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PRIVATE FUNDING TO FIGHT MODERN SLAVERY IS A FRACTION OF THE PROFITS GENERATED BY THIS CRIME
World  (tags: humanrights, freedoms, private funding, humanslavery )

Rose
- 25 days ago - freedomfund.org
London, 1 April, 2016 : A new report released today reveals that between 2012 and 2014, $233 million in private funds were spent to combat slavery and
Obama Bans U.S. Imports of Goods Produced By Slavery, Child Labor
World  (tags: humanrights, world, Obama, Bans U.S imports, child slavery )

Rose
- 26 days ago - nydailynews.com
President Obama signed a bill Wednesday that includes a provision banning U.S. imports of fish caught by slaves in Southeast Asia, gold mined by children in Africa and garments sewn by abused women in Bangladesh
Denounce Judge Who Asked Rape Victim If She Closed Her Legs
World  (tags: world, humanrights, rape victims, Spain, petition to sign )

Rose
- 30 days ago - forcechange.com
Mariano Rajoy, Prime Minister of Spain Goal: Publicly denounce judge for posing offensive and victim-blaming questions to a rape victim during the trial.
Bernie Sanders: "I Think We Know Who ISIS Is."
World  (tags: Bernie Sanders, ISIS, Terrorism, Violence, middle-east, humanrights, world )

Fiona
- 32 days ago - cnn.com
Washington (CNN)Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders says the United States needs to toughen its surveillance to stop Brussels-style ISIS attacks, Current Bernie videos at site Please note, comment, forward
Bring Mandatory GMO Labeling To Canada
World  (tags: humanrights, canada, gmos labeling, petition )

Rose
- 32 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Over 20 countries have banned or restricted the import, distribution, sale, utilization, field trials and commercial planting of GMOâEUR(TM)s. Canadians deserve the right to know what we are eating. We deserve the right to choose.
Somalia: The World Is With You Ban the Cut
World  (tags: humanrights, Ban FGM, Somalia, petition to sign )

Rose
- 38 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Avaaz staff have just delivered our petition to Somalia's Prime Minister and the Minister of Foreign Affairs -- let's keep signing and sharing this with everyone until the law is fully passed!
END SEXUAL EXPLOITATION OF CHILDREN
World  (tags: humanrights, children, freedoms, petitions'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Rose
- 41 days ago - walkfree.org
The last place you should expect to find a child is in a brothel; yet for 17-year-old Phoebe from Kenya, this is her life.1
'You Were Charlie, You Were Paris. Will You Be Ankara?'
World  (tags: violence, humanrights, death, Ankara, turkey, bombs, killed, empathy )

Naoko
- 43 days ago - independent.co.uk
A man has shared a Facebook post calling for empathy with the victims of a suicide bomb attack in the Turkish capital of Ankara that killed at least 34 people and wounded 125.
Agriculture Investing: GMO Labels Don't Matter
World  (tags: humanrights, usa, GMO Labeling, investors agricultare )

Rose
- 49 days ago - wealthdaily.com
It all went down last Friday âEUR¦ USDA Secretary Tom Vilsack made a comment that set off the alarms for investors in the agriculture
Demand That French Authorities Protect Child Refugees From Rape
World  (tags: humanrights, children, petition to sign, france )

Rose
- 51 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Several children have been raped in the Calais refugee camp in the last year. Several child victims received physical medical attention including stitches, but none received formal care or support from authorities.
Human Trafficking A Growing Concern In America
World  (tags: humanrights, usa, freedoms, Human Trafficking )

Rose
- 52 days ago - inquisitr.com
The human trafficking of young girls has been a worldwide concern for a very long time. Many Americans have supported the cause to end human trafficking
Nearly a Third of Japan's Women 'Sexually Harassed at Work'
World  (tags: humanrights, Japan, women being harassed at work )

Rose
- 53 days ago - theguardian.com
Almost a third of Japanese women have been sexually harassed at work, according to a government report that deals another blow to attempts to boost womenâEUR(TM)s role in the workplace.
Portugal Has Made Street Harassment a Crime âEUR" Why Hasn't the UK?
World  (tags: humanrights, europe, women's rights, harrassment )

Rose
- 57 days ago - theguardian.com
A number of countries have taken steps to make street harassment illegal. PortugalâEUR(TM)s Social Democratic party has made verbal sexual abuse a crime, with offences incurring
Clashes in Calais as France Destroys a Major Migrant Camp
World  (tags: world, society, Refugees&Relief, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights )

Cal
- 58 days ago - globalpost.com
Clashes broke out between French riot police and migrants on Monday as authorities began destroying makeshift shelters in the grim shantytown on the edge of Calais

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