Friday 25th January 2013 : Vigil to remember women in DRCongo - Join us 6 -8.30pm (There will be a vigil every fortnight Friday)
Join Million Women Rise and Common Cause UK (Platform for Congolese Women in UK) every other friday from 25th January 2013 for a peaceful vigil at the Edith Cavell Statue, opposite the door of the National Portrait Gallery, St.Martin’s Place, London WC2 The next one is on Friday 25th January The vigil is to remember all the women and children who have been murdered and affected at the hands of multinational corporation sponsored militarism /male violence in the DRCongo. Congolese women are opposing and denouncing the Balkanisation of the DRCongo.
There will be a vigil every fortnight Friday from the 25th January . http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NEkBOeV6S38 Please find attached flyer for circulation.
Please find below images of previous vigils
Women's Vigil for peace in the DRCongo. 11th January 2013 from 6.30-8.00pm.
Women's Vigil for Peace in DRCongo Friday 28th December
Women's Vigil 21st Dec 2012.mp4” — Join Million Women Rise and Common Cause UK (Platform for Congolese Women in the UK)...
In sisterhood and solidarity
Million Women Rise ask you to forward the following letter to your local Member of Parliament (MP) and this link to your contact to sign the petition to end this violence http://epetitions.direct.gov.uk/petitions/42437
We will be there from 6pm till 8.30pm.
For more information on how to end rape in the DRC click here