The UN announced that up to 100,000 have died as a result of the Syria crisis.
The injustice of poverty demands a powerful and practical response to address both its causes and its impact on peoples' lives.
Talks yesterday on Syria between US Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian President Vladimir Putin and Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov offered modest signs of progress towards alleviating the humanitarian situation, halting the violence, and achieving a political solution.
At any given time, we are responding to over 30 emergency situations.
"A Short Film About GUNS" - which examines the unregulated arms trade and how an upcoming treaty negotiations can improve the situation globally – was picked up to be part of the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival.