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People won’t join the advocacy movement to create a better world unless they feel they belong. Here are 7 tips to help cultivate that connection.
Nonviolent protest and resistance are an integral part of systemic change. Explore these 12 children’s picture books that highlight powerful examples of nonviolent resistance.
Alice Di Concetto, Animal Law Europe
Find out how EU citizens and organizations can submit feedback on proposed policies and legislation in the EU through public consultations.
An Overview from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
This interactive resource from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) provides an overview of the research around Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs). It highlights the importance of prevention and trauma-informed approaches in order to create communities where children and youth can be free from harm and thrive.
The Society of Asylum Medicine (SAM) provides resources for and promotes community and interaction among professionals who work with individuals seeking asylum. Asylum medicine is a field of healthcare professionals who conduct medical and mental health forensic evaluations of asylum seekers. SAM’s goal is to promote community, scholarship, and advocacy among those involved in asylum medicine.
Conflict, violence, persecution, and environmental degradation have driven up internal and external displacement all around the world. More than 80 million people have been forcibly displaced worldwide. In this short presentation by Phoenix Zones Initiative CEO Dr. Hope Ferdowsian, find out why people are forced to migrate from their homes, the many challenges they face, and ways that healthcare workers and other professionals can help refugees and asylum seekers.