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American Jewish World Service is the leading international Jewish human rights and development organization, supporting advocates who work to create end poverty and advance human rights in 19 developing countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Caribbean. To contact our staff or to obtain resources and data on these issues on deadline, please contact Tim Lessick at 212.792.2846.

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