WITNESS

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“OUR WORLD”

“Our World” explores a community of people caring for the most vulnerable, especially children.  Be a member and Witness, Act, Give and Live.  Be Hurd!

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The Latest

“The Latest” captures everything new.  To be more selective please see the Right Sidebar for Speaking Out, News, Eight (8) Categories (Child Mortality, Exploitation &a

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Speaking Out

“Speaking Out” highlights humanitarians’ (relief workers, celebrities, artists and many others) current work from the field…on behalf of those who do not ha

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ACT

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Conflict & Disaster

Please See: “Conflict & Disaster” or Use Right Side Menu

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Education

Please See “Education” or Use Right Side Menu

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Follow The Money

Please See “Follow The Money” or Use Right Side Menu.

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Thirst & Water

One in six people has no access to clean water.  5 times as many children die due to lack of clean water than HIV/AIDS. 50% of developing world no sanitation. Please See: “T

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Hunger & Famine

Millions of children worldwide (27 million) are underweight, estimated at 22% of children in developing countries.  Almost 10% of children are severely underweight. Please See: &#

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Trafficked/Abducted

Exploitation, violence, child labor, trafficking and child marriage…millions of children are victims of the worst kinds of abuses.  64 million women married <18. Please S

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Refugee/Displaced

17 million children have fled their homes in the face of persecution or armed conflict. 9 million of these children are not supported by UN charters or international laws. Please S

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Health & Disease

2.5 million children are living with HIV/AIDS.  90% of these children live in Sub-Saharan Africa.  US contributions are down due economic and disbursement issues. Please See R

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Under Age Five Mortality

The highest rates of child mortality are still in Sub-Saharan Africa, where 1 in 8 die before the age of 5.  This is 20 times world averages. Please See “Child MortalityR

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Planet Earth

Climate variability highly effects agriculture and farm productivity.  Changes in climate, water supply and soil moisture can dramatically reduce farm yields regionally. Please Se

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