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CANADIAN WORLD EDUCATION FOUNDATION
Out of Tanzania’s 41 million people, 43% are less than 15 years of age. In 2011, an estimated 1.3 million HIV/AIDS-orphaned children were between the ages of 0 and 17.
CANADIAN AIDS SOCIETY
The number of older Canadians living with HIV has spiked over the past decade and a half.
Despite President Obama’s claims of shutting Guantanamo Bay down, the military detention camp remains standing. The institution is often criticized for its human rights violations and severe health problems.
On September 23rd, the United Nations kick started the long anticipated Climate Change Summit in New York City. This year’s UN Climate Change Summit not only faces political obstacles but also major moral conundrums.
Recent strides of the trans*-rights movement have led to positive shifts in the tides governing the ability of trans* people to acquire necessary healthcare. Despite these changes, trans* people face still discrimination in both healthcare and coverage.
As the 2015 target deadline for the MDGs quickly approaches, there is a focus on accelerating international progress in the reduction of both maternal mortality and the under-five mortality rate by two thirds between 1990 and 2015.
The Lady Macbeth Effect
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