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Show How You Can Make "Peace in the Streets"

Publicado 8 de abril de 2014 Avatar JulieVOY

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Peace in the Streets Call for Submissions Make a 1-3 minute film on how you would make peace in the streets. Tell your story of peace through a film. This is your chance to engage with others, speak, and act towards a peaceful world. Who Can Make a Film? There are three age categories and will have winners from each age group. You can include as many people as you want in your video, be sure to include names. Deadline for entries is May 31, 2014. 8 and under...


World Summit Youth Award 2014

Publicado 12 de mayo de 2014 no picture Charlotte Dreyer

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YOUNG DIGITAL POWER 4 SOCIAL GOOD An international contest for a global change. Promoting digital technologies acting for a better future. The World Summit Youth Award selects and promotes the world´s best practice in e-content. It demonstrates young people´s potential to create outstanding digital contents via Internet and Mobiles and serves as a platform for people from all UN member states to work together in the efforts to reach the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)....


Disparities Between LGBT Youths & The Nigerian Culture:

Publicado 15 de mayo de 2014 no picture Victor Brown Omovbude

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They aren't too many people who identify as LGBT in Nigeria. But we have been able to parry the disparities we have. Life and the circumstances it dictates has curbed the desire of man to either appreciate or pulverize its contributions. Many a time, I have tried to understand why there's no equality between youths of different sexual orientation and society. Some say, these youths have violated the laws of nature and existence but from what I have figured out, it's bluntly a choice. With choice...


The Nature of Human Freedom

Publicado 5 de junio de 2014 no picture Lenin Lumumba

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The nature of human freedom refers to freedom from all societal structures and that which is in conformity to the general way of life that’s universally accepted. It refers to a culture of life that upholds everyone’s dignity and emphasizes the right to life, a right that is inherent and should not be denied or infringed in any way. Every human being has rights and these rights should not be violated in whichever way whatsoever. Consequently, these rights come with responsibilities. Hence ev...


My heart is bleeding for Maasai girls

Publicado 13 de junio de 2014 no picture diana kagwiria

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My heart is bleeding for Maasai girls Yesterday marked the first day of the 2014 World Cup and at around 2100hrs EAT the majority of the people around the world were glued to their electronic devices following the opening ceremony. Being an ardent lover of news bulletins I flipped the channels to catch up with the latest happenings around the world during the prime time news. The top story of the day happened to be on the country’s budget, but it didn’t catch my attention as...


Ramadan: The meaning behind the month

Publicado 28 de junio de 2014 no picture Daanial Chaudhry

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Starting tomorrow Muslims across the world will begin fasting during the month of Ramadan. Being a British Muslim, I am often faced with questions like "Why do you fast?" or "What is Ramadan?" I believe it is important for us all to be aware of different cultures and religions so I thought I'd share a little bit of Ramadan with you all. Ramadan is the holiest month in the Islamic calendar and it was in this month that the Qur'an was revealed to the prophet Muhammad. Musli...