There are only 30 vaquitas left in the world! Only a permanent ban on the "gillnets" that kill them can save this beautiful species. The Mexican government is deciding what to do right now, and needs our support to stand up to the opposition. Let's back them to save the vaquitas! Sign the petition and share with everyone!
Avaaz staff member Mia Paz has just released this beautiful song and video about the refugee crisis. Check it out! All royalties go to the International Refugee Committee to help them save lives. We couldn't be prouder!
Today in Washington, two days before the massive People's Climate March, Senator Bernie Sanders and others announced the first ever % clean legislation in US history! Join the millions strong global petition calling on governments worldwide to embrace a clean energy future:
Last night, Avaazers went out to plaster the city of Cologne with posters. Today, just before the party convention of the far-right party AfD, we gathered to show the parties true colours: Racists in sheep’s clothing.
The security threat North Korea poses is serious, but we must also recognise the severity and scale of human rights abuse. This girl escaped from North Korea and followed the stars to freedom. Everyone should hear her story!
"People believe that Islam is misogynistic, hateful, or violent, and I think that stems from their inability to differentiate culture and religion. Islam is a religion and, like all religions, it is what you bring to it."
Chechnya is rounding up gay people and taking them to torture centres. Now the journalist who broke the story is in hiding after getting death threats. Let's keep building a massive call to stop the crackdown! Share this with everyone: [ Ava.az Link ]