Human Rights Watch (HRW) is an international nongovernmental organization that monitors, documents, reports on and advocates for an end to human rights abuses throughout the world. The group promotes human rights values as expressed in international human rights treaties and international human rights law.
Featured in the film, the King George VI School for children with physical disabilities offers rehabilitation and boarding facilities to children with physical disabilities and hearing impairments.
The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus is a non-profit mobile audio and HD video recording and production facility. Since 1998, the Bus has provided free hands-on programs to hundreds of high schools, colleges, Boys and Girls Clubs, music festivals, concerts, conventions and community organizations. Working together with some of the biggest names in music, the Lennon Bus encourages students to play music, write songs, engineer recording sessions and produce video projects using the latest audio, video, and live sound equipment. The Lennon Bus is privileged to have partnered with the PG Family Foundation to bring Liyana to the USA for their first American Tour.
The Council for Exceptional Children (CEC) is the largest international professional organization dedicated to improving the educational success of individuals with disabilities and/or gifts and talents. CEC advocates for appropriate governmental policies, sets professional standards, provides professional development, advocates for individuals with exceptionalities, and helps professionals obtain conditions and resources necessary for effective professional practice.
This international organization is dedicated to advancing the arts as integral to healthcare. The Society for the Arts in Healthcare provides program development support through grants, consultant services, and the convening of conferences and symposia to a wide range of arts and healthcare institutions. Over 1,700 Society for the Arts in Healthcare members, including artists and healthcare professionals, serve patients and their families in the US and abroad.
The mission of the American Music Therapy Association is to advance public awareness of the benefits of music therapy and increase access to quality music therapy services in a rapidly changing world.
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2010 Academy Award© Winner for Best Documentary Short