Tribute to the victims of
terrorist attacks worldwide
Comments: 7293
Mariela Baeva
Mariela Baeva
Member of the European Parliament for Bulgaria
2007 - 2009
(first direct EP elections in Bulgaria);

LEED to OECD partner (Nanotech)

News of the Day

Overturned oil tanker explodes in Pakistan, killing more than 150

Erdoğan rejects Saudi demand to pull Turkish troops out of Qatar

Cyber-attack on UK parliament: Russia is suspected culprit

credit: The Guardian

Alarm: “By 2030, there will be 800 million children – half the children in the world – who will not finish school with any qualifications whatsoever. That is indeed a crisis that has got to be dealt with.” – Gordon Brown, former UK PM

Alert: In Turkey, Syrian child “has to work to survive.” Thousands of youths toil in factories, not in school, to provide for families – International New York Times. Positive: On 19.01.17, big headline comes from TurkeyMore than half of Syrian refugee children now in schools in Turkey 


Charter 4 Mobile

Charter 4 mobile

Anyone interested in fundamental rights in the European Union (EU) can now have easy access to the text of the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights in all official languages on their mobile device: http://fra.europa.eu/en/charter4mobile



Previous Image
Next Image

info heading

info content

20 years on: children in conflict zones are still being killed, maimed, recruited and abused                                                        

20 years on: children in conflict zones are still being killed, maimed, recruited and abused (theirworld.org)

 

10th anniversary of the Paris Commitments to end the use of children in conflict.
(credit: Theirworld.org)

In the Hug of Arms/PEN International

ant_image_cover

                                                                 https://payhip.com/b/fY94

    Malala named youngest ever UN Messenger of Peace
2014 Nobel Peace Prize laureates
The Nobel Peace Prize 2014

Malala at U.N.: Taliban failed to silence us – CNN.com (July 12, 2013)
Winner of the Sakharov Prize 2013

 

         https://gogetfunding.com/armed-conflict-anthology-part-II-supplement-of-fundamental-national-stories/

Top-50-global-personalities-with-an-outstanding-commitment-to-diversity –
http://bnr.bg/horizont/post/100693941/mariela-baeva-edinstveniat-predstavitel-ot-iztochna-evropa-v-klasacia-na-ikonomist

img_0364-2

 

You spoke. They promised. Send Yalla’s message to world leaders:

One year on: what’s happened and what remains to be done.

Syrian refugee children in and out of school (data from TheirWorld.org):

At the end of 2016, there were 1.6 million registered Syrian refugees of school age in Turkey, Lebanon and Jordan.

  • TURKEY: 491,896 in school, 380,000 out of school, 871,896 total (ages 6-18)
  • LEBANON: 200,000 in school, 277,034 out of school, 477,034 total (ages 3-17)
  • JORDAN: 170,000 in school, 91,000 out of school, 261,000 total

 

Will you join me in signing the petition to make sure it’s a brighter future?http://www.aworldatschool.org/safeschools

 

Good newseu-project-to-help-230k-refugees-go-to-turkey-schools (credit: theirworld. org)

Add your name. Support the campaigns:

https://www.theparliamentmagazine.eu/articles/news/former-mep-backs-campaign-provide-education-refugee-children#.Uz5-uSyKDIV

https://www.theparliamentmagazine.eu/articles/news/former-mep-fights-bring-back-our-girls-campaign

https://www.theparliamentmagazine.eu/articles/opinion/malala-yousafzai-deserves-nobel-peace-prize

https://www.theparliamentmagazine.eu/blog/eu-must-demand-safe-return-nigerian-schoolgirls

https://www.theparliamentmagazine.eu/blog/syrian-refugee-children-deserve-chance-education

https://www.theparliamentmagazine.eu/blog/eu-must-prevent-tax-fraud-financing-terrorism 

https://www.theparliamentmagazine.eu/blog/schooling-helps-syrias-refugee-children-maintain-hope-face-conflict

https://www.theparliamentmagazine.eu/blog/world-leaders-must-keep-their-promises-syrian-refugee-children – 08.03.17

 

A child in Yemen. Click to read more about how schools can be made safer for children, even in unstable and conflict-affected countriesMore than 80 of the students kidnapped in Boko Haram’s war on education were released to the Nigerian government. The president has promised to “spare no effort” to find those girls who are still missing (credit: theirworld. org).

 

 

On This Day

1945: The symbol of the United Nations appears on the United Nations flag. It shows a map of the world seen from the North Pole, surrounded by a wreath of olive branches, which represents peace. The design was officially adopted in 1947.
The Charter of the United Nations was signed in San Francisco.

credit: Encyclopaedia Britannica

Your Better Life Index       Wikiprogress Online Consultation on Youth Well-being (OECD)

Copyright © 2017. All Rights Reserved.