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From Diplomat Artist Buzz & Susan Sacirbey
So, where have we come in a year and a half to reject taboos, end discrimination, and further education providing adequate heath care for albinos who may suffer vision problems and susceptibility to infection including sunburn and skin cancers? Sadly we fail. — Read MORE —

East African Albino Children Viciously Attacked & Targeted
Children facing education and social rejection, medical and psychological problems, and confinement to poverty are human rights concerns for albino children in East African countries including Tanzania, Malawi, and Burundi.
http://diplomatartist.com/east-african-albino-children-viciously-attacked-targeted/02-19-2015Albino

UN Rights Chief Calls for Greater Protection for Albinos After Barbaric Killing of Woman in Tanzania

Albino children are particularly vulnerable and suffer discrimination, an uncertain future, and worse as witchcraft ritual for body parts. This is an under-reported outrage and affront to human rights & dignity.

Valuing Natural Resources Critical to Africa's 'Green Economy' Growth - UN

An inclusive green economy has potential to improve human well-being & social equity, significantly reducing environmental risks & ecological scarcities,” UNEP told political leaders & actor Arnold Schwarzenegger, Founding Chair of R20 Initiative.