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World Must Act on North Korea Rights Abuse, Says UN Report
World  (tags: world, politics, humanrights, North Korea, report, news, UnitedNations )

Cal
- 64 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The international community must act on evidence that crimes against humanity are being committed in North Korea, says a long-awaited UN report.
SLIDESHOW: Amazon Warriors Turned Eco-Activists
World  (tags: endangered, ecosystems, environment, conservation, destruction, forests, humans, nature, wildlife, Sustainabililty, protection, habitat, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, ethics, freedoms, HumanRights, humanrights, world, society, UnitedNations )

JL
- 82 days ago - support.edf.org
Find out how the Kayapo are protecting their home from deforestation--and what you can do to help.
Syrian Regime Document Trove Shows Evidence of 'Industrial Scale' Killing of Detainees
World  (tags: humanrights, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', middle-east, politics, society, violence, unitednations, UnitedNations, world, Refugees&Relief, HumanRights, freedoms, crime, death, conflict, ethics )

JL
- 89 days ago - theguardian.com
Senior war crimes prosecutors say photographs and documents provide 'clear evidence' of systematic killing of 11,000 detainees **link to full report at the site**
Palestinian Refugee Admits It Was Not Jews Who Kicked Them Out In 1948   video
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, corruption, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, government, HumanRights, humanrights, israel, media, middle-east, news, palestine, politics, Refugees&Relief, society, terrorism, UnitedNations, violence, war, world )

Rahman
- 93 days ago - youtube.com
The "Palestinian" people as we know them today were an artificial creation of illegal immigrants originating from Egypt and Saudi Arabia. These "Palestinians" were told by the Muslim country of Jordan to leave.
No More Violence for Ethiopian Women - The Literacy Site
World  (tags: women, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, corruption, UnitedNations, violence )

Farah
- 97 days ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
A dangerous catch-22 plagues many Ethiopian girls today: they must choose between marriage before the age of 16 or face intense manual labor and sexual slavery if they leave home. It's a life doomed for violence and injustice.
Protect Children in Ghana From Child Labor: Author: Bethany Christian Services
World  (tags: Ghana, africa, children, freedoms, human rights, Human Rights, ethics, usa, UnitedNations, world, crime, corruption )

Ruth
- 97 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
'At least 600,000 children in Ghana are trapped in child labor. They are exploited in the fishing industry, in the sex trade, in domestic service, as street vendors, and more.' PLEASE LET'S SIGN AND SHARE!
Cholera Kills- Bring Clean Water to Haiti - The Hunger Site
World  (tags: humanrights, UnitedNations, Refugees&Relief, politics, freedoms, death )

Farah
- 105 days ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
The 2010 outbreak of Cholera in Haiti has sparked a debate about water quality in the Caribbean nation. Cholera is an infection that spreads through contaminated food or water.
Syria's Chemical Weapons to Be Shipped in Delicate US-Danish Operation
World  (tags: politics, world, UnitedNations, unitednations, usa, europe, ethics, death, conflict, middle-east, violence, war )

JL
- 139 days ago - theguardian.com
Hazardous cargo of nerve agents and sarin could set sail at the beginning of 2014, but final destination is still unknown
UN Climate Talks Reach Timetable on Emissions Planning
World  (tags: climate-change, climate, CO2emissions, conservation, energy, environment, GoodNews, greenhousegases, protection, world, politics, UnitedNations, unitednations, usa, middle-east, africa, asia, europe )

JL
- 140 days ago - smartbrief.com
Under the agreement reached Saturday at the United Nations climate talks, governments must announce by the first quarter of 2015 detailed plans to curb carbon emissions.
Take Action: End Philippine Debt Following Typhoon Haiyan
World  (tags: humanrights, interesting, politics, society, world, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', corruption, ethics, freedoms, death, government, Refugees&Relief, usa, UnitedNations, climate-change, climatechange )

JL
- 146 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
Sign our petition calling upon the World Bank, Asian Development Bank, and other international creditors to grant an immediate moratorium on the Philippines' debt repayments during the rebuilding process, & to offer grants--rather than loans which must
Telling Women to 'Enjoy' Rape? India's Top Detective Under Fire for Outrageous Comment
World  (tags: women's rights, India, humanrights, government, politics, UnitedNations, society, world )

Cal
- 160 days ago - takepart.com
As the South Asian nation struggles with wave of violence against women, an official's bad analogy draws anger.
Laws Needed to Enforce U.N. Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples: Legal Experts
World  (tags: world, politics, Refugees&Relief, UnitedNations, indigneous rights )

Cal
- 166 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Not a single country in the world is living up to the provisions of the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, and it's time for governments to pass laws incorporating the tenets of Free, Prior and Informed Consent that the docu
Abyei Referendum Enters Second Day
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', oil, africa, freedoms, government, HumanRights, ethics, politics, UnitedNations, unitednations, world, society, usa )

JL
- 170 days ago - aljazeera.com
Residents in oil-rich region claimed by Sudan and South Sudan vote to decide which country they belong to.
Malala Yousafzai: Her Dramatic Year
World  (tags: HumanRights, Malala Yousafzai, assassination attempt, International Day of the Girl, UnitedNations, education for all children, children, Nobel Peace Prize nominee )

Lynn
- 195 days ago - news.ca.msn.com
When 15-year-old Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai, a fearless and outspoken advocate for girls' education, was shot in the head by a Taliban gunman in an attempted assassination on Oct. 9, 2012, her enemies had hoped to silence her.
The Wave From Syria: Flow of Refugees Destabilizes Lebanon
World  (tags: Syria, UnitedNations, Refugees&Relief, middle-east, news, politics, conflict, violence, world, society, humanrights )

Cal
- 200 days ago - spiegel.de
The war in Syria and its wave of refugees is destabilizing and overwhelming Lebanon. Now there are fears the hundreds of thousands of newcomers will never want to leave, and the sectarian conflict will worsen.
 

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