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“This is disturbingly sobering and we must act!” – James Ferrari
“Few stories are more heartbreaking than those involving children who are injured or killed by gunshots. It isn’t hard to find them: In June alone, a …

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Change.org: Blog Action Day, October 15, 2010

October 15, 2010 – 1:10 pm

Change.org|Start Petition
Tribal Truth is participating in Change.org’s Blog Action Day. We want to encourage our readers to support Blog Action Day and sign the petition for clean water or donate if you are able. Go …

Do You See What I See?

October 11, 2010 – 10:59 am

Refugee children are learning photography through the UNHCR’s “Do You See What I See?” program.
Photographer Brendan Bannon has taught photography classes in refugee camps in Namibia and Yemen, and he has seen the change in …

MDG Five

September 17, 2010 – 3:12 pm

The name MDG Five refers to Millennium Development Goal #5 which was adopted by the United Nations in September 2000. With MDG #5, they wanted to improve maternal health and decrease the number of deaths …

Arms for Peace

September 9, 2010 – 1:54 pm
Peace Angels

September 21 is the International Day of Peace, and as part of the celebration in New York City, the Art of Peace Charitable Trust (AOPCT) is hosting “Arms for Peace! The Peace Angels Project.”
AOPCT is …

YPIC Book Club-“The Value of Nothing”

September 1, 2010 – 4:49 pm
Value of Nothing

The YPIC (Young Professionals for International Cooperation) Book Club will be having their first meeting on Wednesday, September 29 at 7 PM.
YPIC teaches students and young professionals about the United Nations and international issues. Throughout …

PEHT Panel: “Trafficking in Persons-Modern Day Slavery: The Social, Legal, and Economic Implications”

August 18, 2010 – 11:41 am

On Monday August 23 at 6 PM, PEHT (The Partnership for the Eradication of Human Trafficking) will be hosting a panel discussion at the City Bar Justice Center at 42 West 44th Street. The discussion …