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Dr. Hakim

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Dr. Hakim, (Dr. Teck Young, Wee) is a medical doctor from Singapore who has done humanitarian and social enterprise work in Afghanistan for more than ten years, including being a mentor to the Afghan Peace Volunteers, an inter-ethnic group of young Afghans dedicated to building non-violent alternatives to war. He is the 2012 recipient of the International Pfeffer Peace Prize and the 2017 recipient of the Singapore Medical Association Merit Award for contributions in social service to communities.

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Dr. Hakim

Earlier this year, Afghan peace activists walked barefoot across their country to advocate for nonviolence. Now they’re recruiting young people to take up the cause. more

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Two young Afghan boys herding cattle in Uruzgan Province of Afghanistan were mistakenly killed by NATO forces yesterday.They were seven and eight years old.Our globe, approving of 'necessary or just war', thinks, "We expect this to happen occasio... more

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