Stand Up for Women Human Rights Defenders!
Demonstration Sunday November 25, 2007
New York, New York
Women On the Move for Burma (WOMB) is organizing a demonstration on behalf of women human rights defenders all over the world, especially those women democracy activists in Burma that are in detention or in hiding. Our demonstration will be one of many in solidarity with the women activists of Burma.
Several of WOMB’s honorees from our Profiles in Courage selections have been arrested as part of the September uprisings. Let us show our support for these brave women!
Upcoming important dates:
November 25 is International Day to Stop Violence Against Women
November 29 is International Day for Women Human Rights Defenders
When: Sunday November 25, 2007
1:30 – 2:15 PM Ralph Bunche Park 43rd and 1st Ave
2:15 – 3:15 PM March to Burma Mission
3:15 - 4:00 PM Burma Mission - 10 E 77th St btw 5th and Madison Ave.
For more information, contact:
Kathleen Didomenico (212-365-4155)
Carolyn Nwe (917-704-4623)
Nang San (917-519-3771)