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Wade Davis – Canada: Sacred Headwaters and its Tar Sands

Ethnographer Wade Davis explores hidden places in the wider world — but in this powerful short talk he urges us to save

Garth Lenz – Alberta Tar Sands Mining: The True Cost of Oil

What does environmental devastation actually look like? At TEDxVictoria, photographer Garth Lenz shares shocking photos of the Alberta Tar Sands mining project

Simon Berrow – Saving the Basking Shark, the 2nd Largest Fish

They’re the second largest fish in the world, they’re almost extinct, and we know almost nothing about them. In this talk, Simon

Diane J. Savino – The Case for Same-Sex Marriage

Hours before New York lawmakers rejected a key marriage equality bill (38-24), State Senator Diane J. Savino made the passionate case for

Mukhtar Mai – Gang Rape as Honor Punishments in Pakistan

Pakistani women’s rights advocate Mukhtar Mai tells the horrifying story of how she became the victim of honor punishment in 2002, when

Siegmar Faust – Repression by the Stasi in East Germany

German writer and former political prisoner Siegmar Faust gives a horrifying account of life in East Germany under the omnipresent State Security

Lidia Yusupova – Working as a Journalist and Lawyer in Chechnya

Lidia Yusupova shares her harrowing experiences working as a journalist and a lawyer in Chechnya. She recounts the horrors she witnessed during

Samuel Kofi Woods – Life During Liberia’s Prolonged Civil War

Samuel Kofi Woods describes his life as a human rights defender in Liberia, a nation that has endured a decades-long civil war

Park Sang Hak – Torture, Executions, Slavery in North Korea

North Korean defector and democracy activist Park Sang Hak exposes the severity of the human rights atrocities in North Korea. Park discusses

Tanele Maseko – Swaziland’s Monarchy Oppresses Democracy

After being invited to speak at the Oslo Freedom Forum, Swazi human rights lawyer Thulani Maseko was jailed by the absolute monarchy

UN Permanent Observer Organisations in The World

This is a list of all Intergovernmental organizations and other entity’s that currently have permanent offices at the United Nations (UN) headquarters.

UN Permanent Observer Organisations in Europe

This is a list of all Intergovernmental organizations and other entity’s that currently have permanent offices at the United Nations (UN) headquarters,

UN Permanent Observer Organisations in North America

This is a list of all Intergovernmental organizations and other entity’s that currently have permanent offices at the United Nations (UN) headquarters,

UN Permanent Observer Organisations in South America

This is a list of all Intergovernmental organizations and other entity’s that currently have permanent offices at the United Nations (UN) headquarters,

UN Permanent Observer Organisations in Asia

This is a list of all Intergovernmental organizations and other entity’s that currently have permanent offices at the United Nations (UN) headquarters,
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