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As American Jews, by urging our government to take action in response to extreme hardship around the world and by increasing awareness in our own communities, we complement the work of AJWS's grantees and play a part in alleviating poverty, hunger and disease throughout the developing world.

Obama, Appoint Special Envoy On Global LGBT Rights


Join AJWS in urging President Obama to appoint a Special Envoy for Global LGBT Rights at the State Department. A special envoy would elevate U.S. diplomacy and build upon President Obama’s legacy to promote LGBT rights worldwide.

Tell Congress to Pass the International Violence Against Women Act (IVAWA)


Join AJWS in advocating for the passage of the International Violence Against Women Act, which supports innovative, cost-effective programs that have been shown to decrease violence against women and girls. Sign our petition to Congress!

Tell Congress to Pass IVAWA

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