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VIDEO - Female Chief Comes To Power, Immediately Annuls 850 Child Marriages
World  (tags: female chief, annuls child marriages, africa, humanrights, humans, children, politics, world )

Lone
- 47 days ago - happiest.net
Knowing not everyone would agree to changing the tradition, she changed the law instead. She even fired four sub-chiefs who refused to annul marriages and ban the practise.
Call on World Leaders to Prioritize Sanitation and Hygiene
World  (tags: humanrights, world, africa )

Hristina
- 61 days ago - globalcitizen.org
Urge Governments, Civil Institutions, And Businesses to Prioritize Sanitation and Hygiene
Tell the Botswana Government to Say NO to Lifting the Ban on Trophy Hunting
World  (tags: wildlife, endangered species, Africa, elephants, petitions )

Freya
- 140 days ago - action.hsi.org
In 2014, Botswana made a historic move by banning trophy hunting. Now the country is considering reversing the trophy hunting ban by creating laws to help trophy hunting grow throughout the country.
Save Tanzania's World Heritage Selous Reserve!
World  (tags: Africa, ecology, wildlife, wilderness reserves, petitions )

Freya
- 172 days ago - therainforestsite.greatergood.com
The Tanzanian government wants to log over 500 square miles of pristine protected forest to make way for a dam.
As Rich Nations Close the Door on Refugees, Uganda Welcomes Them
World  (tags: Africa, refugees, help, human rights, better than US )

David
- 263 days ago - nytimes.com
As many nations are securing their borders and turning refugees away, Uganda keeps welcoming them. And they keep coming, fleeing catastrophes from across this part of Africa.
World Celebrates Crazy Horse Day
World  (tags: Crazy Horse Day, Gaza, Black Lives Matter, workers rights, women rights, pipelines, Standing Rock, Africa, Tibet )

Sheryl
- 316 days ago - lastrealindians.com
Crazy Horse never died. Crazy Horse lives in the struggle against Kinder Morgan, Line 3, Bayou Bridge, Crazy Horse lives in Gaza, in looted Africa, Tibet, in the fight to dismantle Patriarchy, in wombyns liberation, in the spirit of Black Lives Matter
Illinois USA: Bans The Sale Of Ivory And Rhino Horn
World  (tags: illinois, state, bans sale of ivory and rhino horn, USA, africa, conflict, death, GoodNews, humans, interesting, media, news, usa, world )

Fiona
- 336 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
This new ban on ivory and rhino horn should go over well with residents, as a 2016 survey showed that 71 percent of Illinois voters support a state ban on the materials. Goods news....Please note, comment and forward.
South African Game Reserve: Karma Bites As Rhino Poachers Wander Into A Pride Of Lionsl
World  (tags: South Africa, Game Preserve, Lions Kill Rhino Poachersconflict, GoodNews, humans, africa, news, world )

Fiona
- 378 days ago - bbc.com
Two suspected rhino poachers have been mauled to death and eaten by lions on a South African game reserve, officials say. Rangers discovered the remains of two, possibly three, people in a lion enclosure in the Sibuya reserve,
PETITION - Stop Banning Pregnant Girls in Africa From Getting An Education
World  (tags: banning, pregnant girls, africa, getting an education, malawi, pregnant, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', government, society, world )

Lone
- 383 days ago - forcechange.com
Tens of thousands of girls in Africa are banned from going to school after they get pregnant. According to a deputy head teacher in Malawi, âEURoeIf she attends pregnant, she can be ridiculed by other students and be a bad influence
It's Time To Address Sahel's Ongoing And Urgent Humanitarian Needs
World  (tags: Africa, humanitarian aid, petitions )

Freya
- 405 days ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
Urge Congress to develop strategies to help the Sahel out of its crisis and rebuild its infrastructure
Africa: Mountain Gorilla Population Rises To Above 1,000
World  (tags: Africa, Mountain Gorilla, Population Rises, 1000 plus, endangered, rare, Congo, GoodNews, interesting, news, world )

Fiona
- 414 days ago - earthfirstjournal.org
It is one of the most recognisable animals in the world and one of the most endangered, but a new census reveals the surviving mountain gorilla population has now risen above 1,000. More information on this really good news on site.
South Africa: Hunter Killed By Buffalo Right After Killing A Buffalo
World  (tags: South Africa, Hunter killed, Buffalo, Kills Buffalo, Accident, conflict, humans, interesting, africa, world )

Fiona
- 419 days ago - earthfirstjournal.org
A buffalo killed Professional Hunter (PH) Claude Kleynhans (54) in what is believed to have been a freak accident on the banks of the Levubu River. Kleynhans was the owner of Guwela Hunting Safaris. It is believed the buffalo hit a femoral artery.
PETITION - Stop the Destruction of Indigenous Homes for Foreign Tourism
World  (tags: destruction, indigenous homes, foreign tourism, Human Rights Violations, maasai, tanzania, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, crime, ethics, humanrights, world )

Lone
- 428 days ago - forcechange.com
Goal: Stop the human rights violations against the Maasai people in Tanzania, return their lands, and compensate what has been lost in the destruction.
Tanzania: Battle To Save Africa's Elephants Gaining Support
World  (tags: Tanzania, Battle To Save Africa's Elephants Gainin, Elephant Conservation, africa, death, GoodNews, media, news, society, world )

Fiona
- 456 days ago - ctvnews.ca
MIKUMI NATIONAL PARK, Tanzania - The elephant staggered and keeled over in the tall grass in southern Tanzania, where some of the world's worst poaching has happened.
 

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