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Petition - Give Children Access to Safe Drinking Water
World  (tags: South Sudan, clean water crisis, Access to clean water, safe drinking water, Humanitarian Aid, help needed now, sanitarian crisis, prevention of diseases, conflicts, Poverty & Hunger, politics )

Kalliope
- 7 days ago - forcechange.com
Donate money from Starbucks' Ethos Clean Water Fund to guarantee children in South Sudan access to portable water. South Sudan is experiencing a water and sanitation crisis of unprecedented scale. One in three people do not have access to clean water.
Petition - Cameroon: Stop Sending Refugees to Their Deaths
World  (tags: cameroon, Refugees & Relief, warzones, deportations, refugee convention, Human Rights Violations, Ethical Treatment, death, suffering people, conflicts, politics, asylum, preventions, protection of the vulnerable )

Kalliope
- 18 days ago - forcechange.com
End the deportation of Nigerian refugees. More than 100,000 Nigerian refugees have allegedly been deported from neighboring Cameroon and sent back to a warzone. According to Human Rights Watch (HRW), many of the refugees were seeking safety in Cameroon...
Petition: Made Homeless for Defending Housing Rights - Justice for Ni Yulan
World  (tags: beijing, Homeless people, Basic human rights, housing discrimination, activism, demolished homes, Olympics 2008, conflicts, harrassment, Justice for victims, relief, protection, politics )

Kalliope
- 23 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Ni Yulan was among thousands whose homes were demolished in the lead-up to the Beijing Olympics in 2008. Without a permanent place to live herself, Ni Yulan now defends the rights of others forced from their homes by lucrative construction projects.
Petition: Get Education to Third World Countries, Now!
World  (tags: Third World, Poor nations, access to education, Basic human rights, Ethical Treatment, escape from poverty, chances for all, society, politics, help to help themselfs )

Kalliope
- 23 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
People in third world countries don't always have access to a good education, or any education in some cases. We all know that education is necessary to succeed in today's society! I am concerned that not all children will have access to a good education,
Petition - Facing Charges for Searching for Her Missing Husband
World  (tags: imprisonment, activism, Freedom of Information, searching, Human Rights Violations, Ethical Treatment, conflicts, society, politics, release )

Kalliope
- 27 days ago - amnesty.org.au
When Hanan Badr el-Din's husband disappeared in July 2013, her life changed for good. Her relentless search for answers has landed her in prison and she is now facing at least five years in prison.
Petition - Risking Their Lives to Save Their Land
World  (tags: honduras, Indigenous Peoples Rights, mining interests, hydroelectric, exploitation of resources, Land Rights, activism, Environmental Defenders, conflicts, struggles, politics, support )

Kalliope
- 28 days ago - act.amnestyusa.org
For the Indigenous Lenca people in Honduras, the land is their life. But huge hydroelectric, mining and other interests are out to exploit that land. MILPAH, the Independent Lenca Indigenous Movement of La Paz, is at the forefront of the struggle...
US: Senate Opens Path For Future Drilling In The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
World  (tags: US. US Senate, Tax Code, Articl National Wildlife Refuge, Migatory Birds, Polar Bears, Wolves, Wildlife, death, ethics, government, news, politics, usa, violence, world )

Fiona
- 30 days ago - hcn.org
However, several more steps would have to happen for drilling to be authorized. Oct. 19, Republicans made headway to allow drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. The Senate passed a budget resolution for changes in the tax code.
Petition - Facing Life in Prison for a Facebook Video
World  (tags: Imprisonment of Activists, Human Rights Violations, freedom of speech, Freedom of Expression, ethical concerns, releasing, politics, conflict, society )

Kalliope
- 35 days ago - amnesty.org.au
In September 2016, Tadjadine Mahamat Babouri, commonly known as Mahadine, posted videos on Facebook. The videos accused the Chadian government and people close to it of corruption and misusing public money. He also complained about the economic crisis...
Why Is The US At War In West Africa"
World  (tags: africa, west Africa, Niger, US Green Berets, Secret War, conflict, death, humans, news, politics, society, usa, violence, war, world )

Fiona
- 36 days ago - informationclearinghouse.info
Editorial by Eddie Haywood. The October 4 killings of 4 US Green Berets in Niger provides a rare glimpse into the far-reaching American military operations throughout the African continent. This is a deadly secret war.
Petition - Tell Turkey to Stop Persecuting These Rights Defenders and Unconditionally Release Them.
World  (tags: turkey, human rights abuses, Human Rights Violations, Imprisonment of Activists, freedom of speech, freedom of the press, Freedom of Information, ethical concerns, fair treatment, politics, society, releasing )

Kalliope
- 37 days ago - act.amnestyusa.org
The Istanbul 10 have dedicated their lives to defending the rights of others. They speak out for freedom, fighting for everyone in Turkey to be treated fairly. Every day that they are detained, the people they speak up for are left more vulnerable to...
Petition: Help Syrian Children Survive Winter
World  (tags: syria, aleppo, war, people, children, conflict, hunger, violence, Humanitarian Aid, prevention, ethics, protection, society, politics )

Kalliope
- 51 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Esraa is four years old, her little brother is three. The siblings have survived years of conflict, and now, like millions of Syrian children, they're fighting to stay warm this winter. Esraa huddles with her brother amongst the rubble on a bombed out...
Petition - Allow Catalonia to Have Independence Vote
World  (tags: independence, voting rights, Human Rights, government, referendum, politics, freedoms )

Kalliope
- 55 days ago - forcechange.com
Allow citizens of Spain's Catalan region to use their voices and vote in referendum. Catalonia, a region in Spain, is being forbidden from having a vote for independence by the government of Spain itself.
Petition - End Support for Burma's Butchers
World  (tags: Burma, Soldier Brutality, Military massacre, Human Rights Violations, Rohingya, murder, conflict, Ethical Treatment, society, politics )

Kalliope
- 70 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Very few had heard of Rwanda, until 800,000 people were dead. And right now in Burma, the Rohingya community is being hunted down by rampaging bands of soldiers hellbent on murder. It's sickening. They're even beheading tiny children.
Petition - Your Conversations on Skype Are Not Private
World  (tags: SKYPE, privacy controversies, private data, conversation, microsoft, end-to-end encryption, safety concern, politics, hacking )

Kalliope
- 99 days ago - amnesty.org.au
Many of us depend on Skype to share precious moments with family, catch up with friends, or plan work with colleagues on the other side of the world. But our intimate Skype conversations are not as private as we think.
 

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