Most recent petitions in Switzerland

  • Country: Switzerland
  • Language: English

HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL- URGENT CALL FOR A SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR ON HUM

Petition It is imperative that the international community and all sectors of civil society mobilize to tackle the hurdles that obstruct adequate and equitable international action on climate change and human rights, we urge NGOs, Civil Society movements and government officials to move ahead in the establishment of a SPECIAL RAPPORTEUR  ON HUMAN RIGHTS AND CLIMATE CHANGE. Building on the calls being made by civil society organizations in 2010 and 2011, the undersigned organizations urge the Hum

329 Created: 2012-05-07 Statistics

Dog Dragged to Death

On Friday April 20, a dog was tied to the back of a car and dragged to death on the Gyeongbuk expressway in Seoul, South Korea. A police investigation is underway to find the person(s) responsible for this malicious crime. Eyewitnesses have provided video footage and the license plate number to Coexistence of Animal Rights on Earth (CARE) (www.fromcare.org). CARE has handed this evidence to the Seocho police station, filed an official police report, and is doing everything possible to support t

17346 Created: 2012-04-23 Statistics

Petition for the Gabriel Millet Collection

The Collection chrétienne et byzantine Gabriel Millet (École Pratique des Hautes Études, Section des Sciences Religieuses, Paris) is under threat! To the Ecole Pratique des Hautes Etudes   The rich Christian and Byzantine Collection (Collection chrétienne et byzantine) of the École Pratique des Hautes Études, more widely known as the Photothèque Millet in honour of its founder Gabriel Millet, consists of more than 100000 photographic documents. Millet, a great traveller and famous archeologist

553 Created: 2012-04-22 Statistics

Stop Talvivaara/Terrafame mining disaster

For the rivers and lakes - Stop TalvivaaraFinland is a land of tens of thousands of lakes and rivers.The Talvivaara polymetallic and uranium mine in Sotkamo was granted a license to mine nickel in 2006. Talvivaara has since proven itself to be a hazard for water systems on both sides of the watershed.Talvivaara mine has exceeded both estimated and permitted levels of emissions by multiple amounts.Severe damage has been caused to precious wilderness lakes and rivers as far as over one hundred kil

65762 Created: 2012-03-29 Statistics

Pour les bonnes pratiques dans la prise en charge de l'autisme

Merci de Signer la pétition de soutien au manifeste en faveur des bonnes pratiques dans la prise en charge de l'autisme en France. Please sign the petition to support the Manifest in favor of good clinical practices in autism in France.    

2357 Created: 2012-02-28 Statistics

La convention se déroulera les 11 et 12 mai 2013 à Bruxelles

Je suis fière de vous annoncer notre belle victoire, grâce à ma détermination à trouver un organisateur prêt à lancer une convention chez nous, la pétition, les heures passées à recolter les 1100 signatures et le sondage de TVDaddict en clou du spectacle!Et grâce à toute l'aide que VOUS les membres de la #TVDfamily Belge, française, anglaise, allemande, espagnole, hollandaise,...La convention se déroulera les 11 et 12 mai à Bruxelles.Pour plus d'informations sur la convention en attendant le sit

1150 Created: 2012-02-24 Statistics

Petition to Shut Down Provo Canyon School

Greetings; my name is 204.     I would like to remain anonymous, and so I have used 204 as my name; it was the number I was given at ProvoCanyon School, and to this day it is who I see myself as, because the boy I wasbefore is dead; he died at Provo Canyon School. Provo Canyon School is supposedly a "Residential Treatment Center" located in Utah; there are three institutionsof it that I know of: Provo, Utah; Orem, Utah; and Springville, Utah. I was there for overa year, and I was beaten, raped,

805 Created: 2012-02-14 Statistics

TOTILAS and all other horses

   Please stop messing around with Totilas and all other horses. Say no to Rollkur, No to Doping, No to all kinds of abuse.   This campaign is supported by Totilas Fans

127 Created: 2012-02-11 Statistics

Petition against the eviction of the Guarani-Kaiowá

To: the Secretariat for Human Rights of the Federal Republic of Brazil / Secretaria de Direitos Humanos da Presidência da Republica. The Guarani-Kaiowá of the Laranjeira Ñanderu indigenous community in Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil, which includes many children and elderly people (170 people including 110 children) are at risk of eviction from an area they claim as ancestral lands.The land has been brutally taken from the Indians since the 1960s, to make way for cattle ranches, soybean productio

427 Created: 2012-02-08 Statistics

Réflexions on your strike

  ***English*** (find French below) Thoughts about the strike A lot of energy, efforts and passion are spent each day worldwide by the 102 012 Air France and KLM employees to ensure a healthy and harmonious growth of our Family.Pricing, network, commercial departments, line maintenance, operations, crews, etc., each of us is an important part of a chain. Without any of these parts, the chain breaks.  We cannot function without each other. During the last few days, a part of the chain has been mi

292 Created: 2012-02-07 Statistics

Support Hungary!

Primary reason for petition: People of Europe! Hungary needs your support in its strife for freedom, cultural integrity, traditional values, and moral worth. Currently Hungary is the symbol of resistance in Europe. Hungary has demonstrated that they will not lose the freedom they gained from the Soviet Union to a better masked, yet not less oppressive empire. On January 21, 2012, four hundred thousand Hungarians marched in a "Peace Train" to assert their patriotism and support their government

5346 Created: 2012-02-02 Statistics

Stop the 16 March marches and Latvians revising history!

  Stop the 16th March marches in Riga, Latvia and Latvians revising history!      Since 1998 on the 16th of March and every year, in the very centre of Riga, Latvia, marches have been regularly held to praise the ‘heroism’ of the former Latvian Legion, i.e.Waffen SS veterans in their combat against the allies during the Second World War. Each year these events have received tacit (and sometimes very explicit and public) support from state authorities (in 2012 from the president himself) and have

6962 Created: 2012-01-21 Statistics

Суд над Бхагавад-гитой / Attempt to ban Bhagavad-gita

В России, в городе Томске, идет суд над одной из популярных священных книг мира – «Бхагавад-гитой как она есть» («Бхагавад-гита» в переводе и с комментариями А.Ч. Бхактиведанты Свами Прабхупады). Прокуратура города Томска предлагает признать самое известное священное писание индуизма экстремистской литературой. «Бхагавад-гита как она есть» переведена более чем на 80 языков и выпущена тиражом более 50 миллионов экземпляров! Ее считают своей главной книгой миллионы людей во всем мире! Это абсурд

51464 Created: 2011-12-16 Statistics

Stop the massacre of horses in Canadian slaughterhouses!

Arrêtons le massacre des chevaux dans les usines d’abattage Canadiennes!   Version française plus bas     Petition addressed to the Prime Minister of Canada We are asking the government to amend the Health of Animals Act and the Meat Inspection Act. The horses suffer terribly in slaughterhouses. A video clip of a recent undercover investigation in St-André-Avellin, Qc last July received by the Canadian Horse Defence Coalition (  ), reveals the intense cruelty horses undergo in Canadian

2066 Created: 2011-12-10 Statistics

VÉDJUK MEG KRISNA-VÖLGYET ÉS A SZENT TEHENEKET!

A Magyarországi Krisna-tudatú Hívők Közössége a hindu világvallás legfőbb képviselője Magyarországon. A Krisna-hívők példamutató vallásgyakorlatot és tiszta életmódot folytatnak, elkötelezettségük az örökérvényű lelki értékek közvetítésére közismert. A nélkülözők megsegítésére, valamint a környezetvédelmi problémák elleni küzdelemben és a fenntartható fejlődés népszerűsítése érdekében tett erőfeszítéseiket és eredményeiket világviszonylatban is nagyra értékelik.  Krisna-völgy ökofalu több száz

44221 Created: 2011-12-03 Statistics

HELP SAVE BUTTERFLY-BOTANIA (Joensuu, Finland)!

Botania, the Botanic Garden of the University of Eastern Finland, Joensuu Campus, is the only botanic garden in the interior of Finland and the northernmost tropical butterfly garden in the world, and home for the world famous talking Triton Cockatoo Juuso and her four parrot friends. Thus, Botania is an incomparable unit among Finnish botanical gardens. It is not only an important university level experiment station and an educational target for any school level but also a fascinating

879 Created: 2011-11-21 Statistics

PETITION FOR WOMEN'S RIGHTS IN LEBANON

PETITION FOR WOMEN'S RIGHTS IN LEBANON PRESENTED BY THE THIRD VOICE FOR LEBANON (LEBANESE SOCIAL AND POLITICAL POLICY AND THINK-TANK GROUP) La3emvoix@groups.facebook.com LAWS AND PRACTICES: Lebanon adheres to the United Nations Charter that states that all men are free and equal and have equal rights with no discrimination between men and women. Despite its adherence to the Charter of the United Nations and the signing of international treaties, there is still much discrimination against women b

3637 Created: 2011-11-05 Statistics

We Demand Justice for YueYue - 15yr Sentences for Drivers

We, the compassionate and just people of the world, in the name of love, are demanding justice for the late (Wang) YueYue. We are petitioning the Chinese judicial system to impose a minimum of a 15yr prison sentence without the possibility of parole against the drivers who willfully and maliciously ran down YueYue in a premeditated manner, then fled the scene of the crime. The charges that should be brought forth should be Hit-and-Run causing Death. We petition the Chinese court under current

1369 Created: 2011-10-22 Statistics

SAY NO to the UNLAWFUL CLOSURE and POLICE RAID of the Labyrinth Buda Castle

The attack    The invasion of the Labyrinth of Buda Castle to expropriate its assets and cultural investments for the private benefit of a group of government officials.      The Budapest riot police and forces of the authority acting for the Hungarian State raided the Labyrinth of Buda Castle and simply forced the large number of Hungarian and foreign visitors to leave the exhibition spaces, closing down the Labyrinth. Because of the brutality of the action, many tourists believed that a terror

344 Created: 2011-08-16 Statistics

JOVIN, SFF ....! Inicijativa !!!!! ♥♥♥♥♥

INICIJATIVA br. 3 !!!!!! Uvazeni gosp. Purivatra, gdjice Emina !   NAS DRAGI PRIJATELJ, COVJEK, GENERAL, GOSP. JOVAN DIVJAK JE IZJAVIO DA BI VOLIO DOCI NA SFF.! U PREVODU, SVI BISMO TREBALI DATI SVE OD SEBE DA ON SPAVA U SVOM GRADU, SEHER SARAJEVU, A NE GORE NEGDJE BROJI SATE I DANE GLEDAJUCI U PLAFON NEKE HOTELSKE ILI DRUGE SOBE GRADA BECA.....????   Molim vas, oboje, u ime djece i mladih ljudi, penzionera, boraca, bh gradjana koji znaju da postuju i vole ljude poput JOVE, da i vi budete

366 Created: 2011-07-13 Statistics