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One Billion Rising

February 14 @ 16:45 - 18:15

Bundle up and come join fellow AWC members in support of One Billion Rising, a peaceful and fun celebration of a campaign to end violence against women. See map below for meeting point.

from the website… 

About The Event

One Billion Rising Brandenburger Tor is a huge Dance Demo right in front of the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, where hundreds of people to Rise to end violence against women and girls. They all will be showing their protest against sexual and physical violence with a peaceful dance. They all stand up for equality, respect, peace and understanding.  See a video.

About One Billion Rising’s Campaign (excerpt)

As we come into our 7th year of One Billion Rising, we are faced with bigger challenges. To end violence against women, we must commit ourselves to a deeper examination of violence in all its forms. Along with sexual and physical violence, we must also look at systemic violence in economic, political, socio-cultural, environmental and ideological spheres.

To be inspired to join us dancing on the 14th February, watch this video.

To learn the dance: See this video.

Once you have learned it, this is a good video to practice with.

Details

Date:
February 14
Time:
16:45 - 18:15
Event Category:

Venue

US Embassy
Pariser Platz 2
Berlin, 10117

Organizer

Lissa / Programs
Email:
rsvp@awcberlin.org