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German Court to Hear Peruvian Farmer's Climate Case Against RWE
World  (tags: peruvian farmer, German Court, energy companies, Climate Crisis, danger to civilians, global warming, environmental impact, damages, prevention, accountability, greenhouse gases, stronger protection )

Kalliope
- 11 days ago - theguardian.com
A German court has ruled that it will hear a Peruvian farmer's case against energy giant RWE over climate change damage in the Andes, a decision labelled by campaigners as a "historic breakthrough". Farmer Saul Luciano Lliuya's case against RWE was...
Petition - Stop Forced Evictions in Nigerian City
World  (tags: nigeria, forced evictions, fancy buildings, needs of the people, alternative housing, social priorities, People Before Profits, Human Rights, interest subvention, conflicts, prevention, protection )

Kalliope
- 21 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop violent evictions and destruction of homes in Lagos, Nigeria. Thousands of people in the city of Lagos, Nigeria are losing their homes and even their lives as their government hurries to make room for fancy hotels, condos, and office blocks.
Petition - End Madagascar's Plague Outbreak
World  (tags: Madagascar, plague outbrake, improvement, hygiene, crisis, needless deaths, preventable disease, help needed now, sanitation, prevention, protection of the vulnerable )

Kalliope
- 31 days ago - forcechange.com
Fight the current plague outbreak in Madagascar and take steps to improve village hygiene to prevent future outbreaks. For most people in developed nations, the word "plague" likely conjures up images of Europe in the Middle Ages. Yet for the people of...
Petition - Tanzania: Stop Silencing the Free Press
World  (tags: tanzania, free press, silencing, freedom of the press, freedom of speech, undermining independence, democracy, Radio Station, rights violations, right to know, news coverage, accessibility, information control, prevention, conflicts, protection )

Kalliope
- 37 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop shutting down newspapers and silencing the free press. Officials in Tanzania have shut down four newspapers in just as many months. These newspapers, the nation's government warns, are "undermining democracy." However, Tanzania is abusing the...
Petition - Save Spring Creek Valley
World  (tags: residential area, Wildlife Refuge, further developments, infrastructure, pollution control, Overcrowding, environmental impact, Wildlife conservation, prevention, protection )

Kalliope
- 59 days ago - communityrun.org
The Spring Creek Valley provides a vista of rolling hills, a flowing fresh water creek stocked with bream, year-round water access and a mature tree canopy for birds and shelter for wildlife. It is a delight to the eye. The creek flows gently out to...
Petition - Stand With Puerto Rico
World  (tags: Jones Act removal, Hurricane Maria, help needed, suffering, Humanitarian Aid, destruction, people health, disease, prevention, protection and safety, fema )

Kalliope
- 72 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
Help the people of Puerto Rico immediately by moving FEMA into meaningful action, cancelling Puerto Rico's massive debt, and permanently ending the Jones Act.
Petition: Help Syrian Children Survive Winter
World  (tags: syria, aleppo, war, people, children, conflict, hunger, violence, Humanitarian Aid, prevention, ethics, protection, society, politics )

Kalliope
- 72 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 - Stop Intimidating and Threatening the Free Press
World  (tags: serbia, free press, Human Rights Violations, free speech, freedoms, threatening, independent media, attacks, prevention, protection )

Kalliope
- 74 days ago - forcechange.com
End the threats and intimidation against Serbia's free press. The independent, free press in Serbia is under attack by the country's government. Outlets are being threatened, intimidated, and robbed of monetary resources, all in an effort to silence...
Colombian President Signs Legislation Banning Animal Abuse Into Law
World  (tags: columbia, president juan manuel santos, animal abuse, prevention, sentinent beings )

Lone
- 703 days ago - latino.foxnews.com
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos signed into law legislation to prevent animal abuse by amending Article 655 of the Civil Code to recognize animals as "sentient beings."
History In The Making! Female Genital Mutilation Has Been Banned In Nigeria!
World  (tags: world, women, society, safety, protection, prevention, humans, health, abuse, Female Genital Mutilation, nigeria )

Darren
- 910 days ago - higherperspectives.com
One of the worldâEUR(TM)s most profound human rights violations is the act of female genital mutilation. The Violence Against Persons (Prohibition) Act of 2015 in Nigeria, recently signed by president Goodluck Jonathan, puts a swift end to FGM
Ebola Crisis Could Fuel Measles Outbreak in West Africa
World  (tags: world, treatment, safety, risks, research, protection, prevention, medicine, interesting, illness, humans, health, disease, death, Ebola Crisis, Measles, West Africa, immunization, epidemic )

Darren
- 1003 days ago - scientificamerican.com
Gaps in immunization could cause as many deaths as the current epidemic itself
12 Ways to Rid the Planet of GMOs and MonsantoâEUR(TM)s Roundup
World  (tags: freedoms, ethics, humans, society, safety, corruption, rights, government, illness, food, health, prevention, protection, disease, diet, humans, risks, safety, GeneticEngineering, world, usa, africa, asia, europe, society )

Kevin
- 1054 days ago - eatlocalgrown.com
The article suggests ways to fight GMOs, while the image I included suggests where the protests should really occur.
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
- 1148 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.
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
- 1224 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 Stop the Bullfighting Culture in Spain.
World  (tags: Torture, bullfighting culture in Spain, activists, abuse, world, violence, women, sadness, politics, murder, internet, culture, killed, killing, suffering, slaughter, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, cruelty, death, europe, violence, treatment, prevention )

Kelly
- 1246 days ago - change.org
To protect the bulls and live their life in peace. Torture has no place in the human society. If you are on the bull's shoes what will you do??? What will you think?? What will you feel if you are being tortured in front of the jeering crowd,
 

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