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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
- 15 hours 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 - 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
- 16 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: 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.
The World Is Facing a Clean Water Crisis We Can No Longer Ignore
World  (tags: clean water crisis, clean water act, prevention of further pollution, prevention of longterm effects, responsible behaviour, sustainability, accessibility, safe drinking water, risks, Water Quality, protection )

Kalliope
- 30 days ago - ladyfreethinker.org
In April 2014, the city of Flint experienced something typically reserved for third-world countries and impoverished communities. The city decided to stop using the Detroit Water & Sewerage Department and instead began sourcing the city's water from...
Petition - Save Spring Creek Valley
World  (tags: residential area, Wildlife Refuge, further developments, infrastructure, pollution control, Overcrowding, environmental impact, Wildlife conservation, prevention, protection )

Kalliope
- 37 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: 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 - 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
- 53 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...
Petition - Stand With Women Warriors
World  (tags: Women Warriors, paper industry, rainforest destruction, Environmental destruction, longterm consequences, Human Right issues, ecosystems, Deforestration, indigenous people, Climate Action, protection, activism )

Kalliope
- 54 days ago - ran.org
Women are leading the fight to protect the rainforest, the climate, and defend human rights. Stand with Indigenous women in Indonesia, and tell Asia Pulp and Paper that it needs to take action to protect forests and defend human rights! Sign now!
Justice for the Grenfell Tower Families PETITION
World  (tags: humans, PROTECTION, SUFFERING )

Anna
- 158 days ago - avaaz.org
The appalling fire at Grenfell Towers was both predicted and preventable. ItâEUR(TM)s now vital that we ensure justice for the victims and learn the lessons of this terrible tragedy to ensure that this never happens again.
Call on US Authorities to Release #TheBerksKids and Their Mothers PETITION
World  (tags: humans, PROTECTION, ASYLUM )

Anna
- 158 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Josue (age 3), Antonio (age 7), Carlos (age 4), Michael (age 16) and their mothers Marlene, Lorena, Teresa and Maribel (all pseudonyms to help protect their identities) are seeking asylum in the U.S. to escape horrific violence and abuse in their home
Stand With UNICEF to Put the World's Children First! PETITION
World  (tags: humans, children, protection )

Anna
- 159 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
No matter who they are or where they were born, UNICEF does whatever it takes to save, protect and transform childrenâEUR(TM)s lives.
Help 'Family for Every Child' Reunite Vulnerable Children With Their Families. PETITION
World  (tags: humans, children, protection, family )

Anna
- 165 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
In Nepal, children living on the street may have been abandoned or escaped due to abusive or poverty-stricken backgrounds. They work, live and sleep on the streets, often having no contact with their families.
Morality Dictates That Legislation Be Put in Place to End the Suffering in Sweatshops PETITION
World  (tags: humanrights, sweatshops, protection )

Anna
- 173 days ago - change.org
All basic human rights are violated for those working in sweat shops. They work in non-human conditions, endure constant physical abuse, earn less than one dollar a day leaving the employees homeless, abused and often times workers will suffer
Tell G20 Leaders That All Girls Count PETITION
World  (tags: HumanRights, girls, protection )

Anna
- 176 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Right now, 130 million girls around the world are being denied an education - and, because of that, the chance to reach their full potential.
Anna Louise Needs You-She's All Alone at the Stardust Circus ACTION NEEDED
World  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, suffering )

Anna
- 197 days ago - peta.org
Anna Louise, an African elephant exhibited by Tom Demry and touring with the Stardust Circus, is one of the loneliest elephants in the U.S. She has been without a companion of her own species since at least 1988. She was captured from the wild
 

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