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witness.org | Michel, resident of Restinga, explains how bulldozers showed up without notice and forcibly removed people from their homes.

On May the Brazilian human rights network 'Plataforma Dhesca Brasil' organized a mission in Rio de Janeiro to investigate the impacts of th.

VIDEO REPORT: Focus on water, sanitation and hygiene improves child health and nutrition in Pakistan.  For more information, please visit: www.unicef.org

UNICEF: Focus on water, sanitation and hygiene improves child health and nutrition in Pakistan.

Reproductive Health is the premier conference in reproductive and sexual health sponsored annually by ARHP. The program's content modules, listed below, have been developed by leading experts with a focus on evidence-based education that can be directly applied to practice change:        -Contraception      -Evidence-Based Abortion Care      -Healthy Sexuality      -Hot Topics in Reproductive Health      -Maternal and Child Health     -The Impact of Chronic Conditions on Reproductive Health

Reproductive Health is the premier conference in reproductive and sexual health sponsored annually by ARHP. The program's content modules, listed below, have been developed by leading experts with a focus on evidence-based education that can be directly applied to practice change: -Contraception -Evidence-Based Abortion Care -Healthy Sexuality -Hot Topics in Reproductive Health -Maternal and Child Health -The Impact of Chronic Conditions on Reproductive Health

Watch the video "The Banker" to see in 3 mins how a Global Crisis could become a Global Opportunity.

Campaign video by Richard Curtis and Bill Nighy, about the Robin Hood Tax, a tiny tax on bank transactions that could raise hundreds of billions for public s.

The Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) sent a letter to Vermont Gov. Pete Shumlin, complaining about Vermont’s GMO labeling law, exaggerating the implications of the law and implying that some (junk) food companies may stop selling their products in Vermont if the law is enacted. Tell Vermont Gov. Shumlin: Thank You for Standing up to Monsanto and Big Food!

OCA: Tell Vermont Gov. Shumlin: Thank You for Standing Up to Monsanto!

An outreach worker speaks with an 11-year-old girl whom she found on the streetat night in Medellín, Columbia. The outreach team includes members from the UNICEF-assisted ‘School Going to the Child’ programme. They hope to identify children who live or work on the streets or who are being abused or sexually exploited, and persuade them to go to shelters where they can receive food and social services and begin the process of returning to school. © UNICEF/Susan Markisz http://www.unicef.org

An outreach worker speaks with an 11-year-old girl whom she found on the streetat night in Medellín, Columbia. The outreach team includes members from the UNICEF-assisted ‘School Going to the Child’ programme. They hope to identify children who live or work on the streets or who are being abused or sexually exploited, and persuade them to go to shelters where they can receive food and social services and begin the process of returning to school. © UNICEF/Susan Markisz http://www.unicef.org

Fighting for the future.

Fighting for the future.

Via @LearnVest: Whether or not you’re attending one of the many worldwide events honoring International Women's Day, you can do one thing to recognize the importance of women in our world—and that’s donating to other women.

Why Giving to Women Is the Best Way to Give

Via Whether or not you’re attending one of the many worldwide events honoring International Women's Day, you can do one thing to recognize the importance of women in our world—and that’s donating to other women.

By: http://www.unfpa.org/about/report/2004/rh.html

By: http://www.unfpa.org/about/report/2004/rh.html

See what a girl can do at http://www.mercycorps.org/agirlcan/#   #mercycorps #internationalwomensday

See what a girl can do: Cool mircosite from Mercy Corps for International Women's Day.

Child mortality at double emergency threshold in South Sudan refugee camp. Read more about it here: http://www.guardian.co.uk/global-development/2012/aug/20/child-mortality-south-sudan-refugee-camp#

Child mortality at double emergency threshold in South Sudan refugee camp

Child mortality at double emergency threshold in South Sudan refugee camp Three to four children under the age of five dying daily in Yusuf Batil camp, as thousands of people flee fighting in Sudan

A woman who accidentally donated her engagement ring to a homeless man came back to ask him about it, and he gave it back. She and her husband set up a fundraiser campaign for the man, and raised almost $200,000 for him. Now this moved us!

Homeless man who returned ring reunites with family

A woman who accidentally donated her engagement ring to a homeless man came back to ask him about it, and he gave it back. She and her husband set up a fundraiser campaign for the man, and raised almost $200,000 for him. Now this moved us!

Young Afghan girl at a detention centre: Photo by Noborder Lesvos.

Young Afghan girl at a detention centre: Photo by Noborder Lesvos.

witness.org | Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - WITNESS Trains Activists to Use Video to Fight Forced Evictions (credit: Nomadique)

witness.org | Rio de Janeiro, Brazil - WITNESS Trains Activists to Use Video to Fight Forced Evictions (credit: Nomadique)

Tyre, who was born with spina bifida, wished to be an orchestra conductor.  http://www.wish.org

Tyre, who was born with spina bifida, wished to be an orchestra conductor. http://www.wish.org