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Petitioning Tanzanian Government and 2 others

Stop the ritual killings of people with Albinism

 one in every 75 people — are carriers for albinism. And one in 17,000 people have Albinism. Albinism is a genetic condition affecting the hair, eyes, & skin. Around the world there are many stigmas about people with Albinism. Especially in rural areas like Tanzania. In Tanzania people with Albinism a killed by witch doctors to make potions because they believe they bring good luck & fortune. 

When in reality people with Albinism are like any other human being. Albinism comes in any race no discrimination.The only diffrence between a person with Albinism & a person with Melanin is their skin color.

The government in Tanzania refuses to do anything to stop these killings. They claim they have no funds.

By signing this petition your giving a extra voice to those people with Albinism in Tanzania. 

We are letting the Tanzanian government know that the world hears what is going on and we will not stand for it.

This petition was delivered to:
  • Tanzanian Government
  • Office: President of the United Republic of Tanzania since 2005
    Jakaya Kikwete
  • Prime minister:
    Mizengo Pinda

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