According to the World Health Organization, 800,000 people die by suicide each year. That’s one person every 40 seconds. World Suicide Prevention Day is Sunday, September 10. Our message this year is simple: Stay. Find what you were made for. Read more
In many parts of Africa, people with albinism face discrimination and violence just because they look different. In this video, some of the advocates fighting to ensure people with albinism are included and protected in their communities speak out. Read more
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The UN World Wildlife Day 2017 has released a video to raise awareness about decisions affecting wildlife on our planet. The focus of the video is to tell the world to listen to young voices, which make up more than half of the population and should be in charge of their future on this planet. Here is the video of the UN World Wildlife Day 2017 “Listen to the Young Voices”:
We will not be silent as elected officials attempt to roll back our rights. We will fight against any attempt by state houses, Congress or this Administration to limit rights or freedoms in our country, particularly the rights of those most marginalized. Votes for Women! Read more
The UN Summit for Refugees and Migrants on September 19th is an historic opportunity for the world to agree on a better response to large movements of refugees and migrants. Ahead of the Summit, you can make your voice heard. Go to https://refugeesmigrants.un.org/takeaction for more information.
Cate Blanchett, Douglas Booth, Peter Capaldi, Jesse Eisenberg, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Neil Gaiman, Kit Harington, Keira Knightley, Juliet Stevenson and Stanley Tucci perform the rhythmic poem ‘What They Took With Them’. You can sign the #WithRefugees petition here. Read more