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Everything that is Possible: Encouraging UN & Civil Society Action on Afghanistan

Civil society continues to look for opportunities to bring precedents and bases for meaningful action to the attention of those within the UN system that have the capacity to act on Afghanistan. Please read our latest proposal put forth in a letter to the Canadian Ambassador to the UN and please consider signing to indicate your support.

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Call to Action: UNSCR 1325 as an Instrument for the Protection of Afghan Women

Members of international civil society assert that the human rights and security of women and girls must be integral to whatever course of action the UN determines to take in Afghanistan. We invite you to join in this effort, by signing this call to protect Afghan women, to establish UNSCR 1325 as a practically applicable international norm, and to assure that peacekeepers are prepared to honor its principles.

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Young people have a major role to play in ridding the world of nuclear weapons

Nuclear weapons are still one of the most serious threats to mankind, and the dangers are growing. Young people can play an important role in ensuring that they are eliminated once and for all, says the UN’s top disarmament official, ahead of International Youth Day on 12 August.

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