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December 17 is the International Day to End Violence Against Sex Workers and our featured video comes to you from Macedonia, where local NGO Healthy Options Projects Skopje (HOPS) partnered with WITNESS this year on a campaign to end violence, marginalization, and criminalization of sex workers.
One year ago, WITNESS staff recorded this video talking about human rights images that had inspired them, shocked them, remained with them.
Today marks the one-year anniversary of the Genocide Prevention Task Force Report, which provides the US Government with a comprehensive blueprint to best prevent genocide and mass atrocities. WITNESS partner STAND, the student-led division of Genocide Intervention Network, has joined with the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum to invite thousands to take a pledge to prevent genocide, by signing and joining the movement at IPledge2Protect.org. Please sign on if you haven't already, and watch this WITNESS-STAND video that was
November 25 marks the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women and our featured video brings you a glimpse of the different campaigns WITNESS has collaborated on to protect the human rights of women around the world.
"Hunger, like apartheid, is man made"
There is enough food in the world to feed everyone, and yet more than 1 billion people - 1 in every 6 - go hungry each day. This is a record-high number that continues to grow fueled by rising food and fuel prices, climate change, and the global economic crisis.