On the occasion of the World Day Against Child Labour, Defend International condemns the exploitation of Syrian refugee children in Turkey and calls on the authorities to provide refugee children with the opportunity to attend public schools that are suited to their needs.
Congratulations to our member artist Kani Alan! He was recently selected among the winner of an international art competition for the creation of an art work entitled “September 11.”
The Centers for Disease Control & Prevention has issued a press release concerning opioid abuse from state prescription drug monitoring programs. The CDC study shows an urgent need for improved prescribing practices.
Pfeffer Peace Prize laureate Dr. Widad Akreyi was featured in the Peace Now’s October Newsletter with a piece entitled “Building Global Peace in a Complex World: Intercultural Dialogue and Social Inclusion.”
Peace prize winner Dr. Widad issued a statement today on Ankara attacks, in which she said “We stand side by side with NGOs, human rights activists, journalists and intellectuals who were rallying in Ankara today under the banners of peace and reconciliation.