Web Sites of Interest (Pt. 3)

Part three of my irregular series sharing some of my bookmarks – this time the categories are human rights and radio plus video.  Part one covered climate change, economics and science whilst part two covered energy.

Human Rights Bookmarks

An international development agency working with poor and marginalised people to eradicate poverty by overcoming the injustice and inequity that cause it.

Campaign Against Arms Trade
Working for the reduction and ultimate abolition of the international arms trade.

Citizens for Sanctuary
A CITIZEN Organising Foundation campaign to secure justice for people fleeing persecution and rebuild public support for sanctuary.

Control Arms
Run by Amnesty International, Oxfam and IANSA and calling for a global, legally binding agreement – an Arms Trade Treaty.

Free Tibet
Stands for the right of Tibetans to determine their own future.

Free Tibet - Uprising March 2009

Free Tibet - Uprising March 2009

Global Zero
Campaigning for a world without nuclear weapons.

International Day of Peace
The International Day of Peace (“Peace Day”) provides an opportunity for individuals, organizations and nations to create practical acts of peace on a shared date.

Peace One Day
A non-profit organisation committed to raising awareness of Peace Day, an annual day of global ceasefire and non-violence.

Rethink Trident
Campaign to rethink the replacement of Trident.

Stop Arming Israel
Campaign for an end to the UK arms trade with Israel.

Survival International
The only international organization supporting tribal people worldwide.

War On Want
Fights poverty in developing countries in partnership with people affected by globalisation.

An international NGO dedicated exclusively to the provision of safe domestic water, sanitation and hygiene education to the world’s poorest people.

Radio and Video Bookmarks

Climate Radio
Independent bulletins from the worlds of climate science, politics and activism.

ECO Tube
A one stop video portal allowing viewers to make up their own minds about the issues facing our civilization today.

The broadband TV channel for environmental films.

A database of green and social innovations plus a network for people trying to work and live sustainably to share ideas and advice.

Living on Earth
Weekly environmental news and information radio program.

TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) is an invitation-only event where the world’s leading thinkers and doers gather to find inspiration – free audio/video podcasts of extraordinary talks.

Designed to be watched like conventional TV, as simple to use as TV, as wide-ranging in its programmes as TV but with content that is very, very different.

Wake Up, Freak Out
An animated film about climate change.

David M. Davison

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