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Demonstration in the memory of Berta Cáceres. STR epa Corbis.

Social organizations and the Barcelona City Council agree to commemorate Berta Cáceres

Social organizations agree on setting up a monument dedicated to the murdered Honduran activist in Barcelona 

Justice and Peace Barcelona.   Source: Justice and Peace Barcelona

Barcelona will host the international seminar of Justice and Peace Europe

With the title “Water: a source of life A Human Right and a responsibility for Europe”, this meeting will be part of the celebrations for the 50th anniversary of Justice and Peace Barcelona and the General Commission of Justice and Peace Spain.

Teenagers rap for the meat industry workers

Teenagers rap against the meagre conditions of the Catalan meat sector

Workers of the Catalan meat industry sector stand together and get teenagers to rap for their rights.

This Festival takes place on September 21st-23rd. Source: Frivillighovedstad

The Aarhus volunteer Festival, a way to celebrate volunteering

On September 21st-23rd, the danish city will host debates, workshops, talks, performances and others activities.

Riace welcomes migrants and refugees to grow

Riace, the town where migrants made the best difference, endangered

In Riace, mayor Mimo Lucano went on hunger strike to protect his citizens, 400 of whom are refugees and migrants that have brought back to life a depopulated town 

Yves Kamuronsi

Yves Kamuronsi: "Rwandans chose to talk about the genocide regardless of how painful that was"

Twenty years after the genocide, Tutsis and Hutus have begun to call themselves Rwandans.

It's an initiative to promote sport and physical activity all around Europe.

Organizations, the main players of the European Week of Sport

Proposals can be made for different activities; sports or other such as meetings, workshops, seminars or exhibitions, from 23 to 30 September.

Wellington will host the LGBTI world conference.

40 years and a new LGBTI world conference

ILGA will be holding a new world conference in March 2019 in Wellington, New Zealand’s capital.

Scouts shooting.   Source: WOSM

Short film festival to mark the 100th anniversary of the Rovers

The World Organization of the Scout Movement (WOSM) is organizing the World Scout Film Fest for members of the Rovers, aged 17 or above.

Simbra, one of the girls who will take part in the project.   Source: Fundació Germina

The Fundació Germina starts a documentary to explain the experiences of refugees

A part of the project Open Your Borders will be funded through a crowdfunding campaign aiming to raise €1,500.

Farmamundi's health campaign in Kenya.

Farmamundi asks for the responsible donation of drugs with the #Donemambcura campaign

More than a third of world's population has no access to essential medicines, while less than 20% of the population consumes 80% of the drugs produced on the planet.

CivicTech4Democracy.

CivicTech4Democracy, bringing democracy closer to citizens

This EU global competition rewards projects that have successfully used digital tools to favour democracy.

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