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Gun Violence Study
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Study on gun violence in Brazil

An independent study by terre des hommes Switzerland and terre des hommes Germany looks into seven exemplary cases of lethal gun violence and uncovers serious deficiencies in the control of state gun stocks in Brazil.

Weapons from Germany and Switzerland are used in police operations in Brazil. This often results in serious human rights violations against children and young people. An independent study by terre des hommes Switzerland and terre des hommes Germany looks into seven exemplary cases of lethal gun violence and uncovers serious deficiencies in the control of state weapons stocks in Brazil.

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Young people in northeastern Brazil are building a sustainable livelihood with a small business.
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Young people need perspectives

Mberwa Nyoni from Tanzania has found a perspective. He is taking a carpentry course, learning to build furniture and sell it successfully. This enables him to support his mother and three siblings.

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No development without politics

Alliance Sud has been working for sustainable development in Switzerland for 50 years. Because what is decided in local politics and business has an impact on the global South.

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30 years of waiting for liberation

In the forgotten conflict over Western Sahara, there is an anniversary, but no reason to celebrate. Most Sahrawis still live in refugee camps or under Moroccan occupation. The situation is again very critical.

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YES to a credible peace policy

Today, September 15, the National Council debated the corrective initiative. To the great delight of the Alliance against Arms Exports to Civil War Countries, the National Council and the Council of States have taken up and implemented all their core concerns. The initiative, for which terre des hommes switzerland is campaigning, will therefore be withdrawn. A great day for a credible peace policy. Now it is a matter of keeping a close eye on the implementation of the proposed legislation.

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