17-25 MARCH – EUROPEAN WEEK AGAINST RACISM (EWAR 2012)
Organising an event for European Week Against Racism?
Let us know!
If you’re organising an activity for the European Week Against Racism, Let us Know! Please answer the questions below, email them back to us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will include it in our online Calendar of Events!
Your action might be large or small – the important thing is that you Speak Out Against Racism!
Maybe you want to hold an event? Maybe you don’t have many resources but want to make your voice heard? Well, this could be the time to report a racist incident? This is the time to call on the Government to change the law to recognise racist crime. Sign our petition or report a racist incident online at www.inar.ie
European Week Against Racism
European Week Against Racism centres on International Day Against Racism and is co-ordinated in Ireland by the Irish Network Against Racism (INAR). This Year, the focus is on Speaking Out Against Racism.
March 21st, International Day Against Racism
March 21st is International Day Against Racism, a day when the people across the globe show their opposition to racism. This annual event declared as a memorial by the United Nations in response to the murder of 69 anti-apartheid demonstrators in Sharpeville, South Africa, in 1960.
Get organised and let us know!
If you’re organising an activity for the European Week Against Racism or the International Day Against Racism, send us the detail via email for inclusion in our calendar. We’ll need the following:
- Title of activity
- Name of organisation
- Description of activity (100 words max.)
- Fee to attend the event
- Contact person
- Email address for bookings or press
For materials and information on the campaign across Europe, visit United’s website, www.unitedagainstracism.org
The Irish Network Against Racism is a national network and the Irish Coordination for the European Network Against Racism.