Internationaler Tag der Kriegsdienstverweigerung 2016

Start date: 
15 May 2016

Der 15. Mai ist der Internationale Tag der Kriegsdienstverweigerung! In aller Welt nutzen AktivistInnen diesen gemeinsamen Aktionstag als eine Gelegenheit, das Bewusstsein für KDV zu erhöhen, bestimmte KDV-Bewegungen ins Licht zu rücken und das internationale Netzwerk zu stärken, das um den 15. Mai herum aktiv ist. Bitte besuchen Sie eine Veranstaltung (wir werden sie hier auflisten), halten Sie Ihre eigene ab und verbreiten Sie Informationen über diesen Tag! Und schicken Sie uns Nachrichten über Ihre Veranstaltung, damit wir sie hier aufnehmen können!

#COday

Britain

Edinburgh

15th May: There will be a CO Day event from 4 until 5pm outside the National Gallery. Remembering Conscientious Objectors of all wars, past and present, especially those of the First World War. We will be reading the names and hear some of the stories of Conscientious objectors. The Mound, EH2 2EL.

Leeds

12th May: 1-2pm, Treasures of the Brotherton Gallery, Parkinson Court: The Experience of Resistance: Conscientious Objectors to the First World War. Book online here.

London

Conscientious objectors in Greece demonstrate in solidarity with imprisoned Israeli COs, March 2016Conscientious objectors in Greece demonstrate in solidarity with imprisoned Israeli COs, March 2016

14th May: Meet conscientious objectors from across Europe

On Saturday 14th May, the European Bureau for Conscientious Objection are holding their annual meeting in London for the first time; join representatives of peace movements afterwards for an informal meeting at 7.30pm. It will be a chance to hear how we can support anti-conscription and conscientious objector movements today, as well as to discover how recognition of the rights of conscientious objectors in Britain in 1916 impacted campaigns in other countries.
When: Saturday 14th May, 7.30pm
Where: Friends House, London, NW1 2BJ
Free but RSVP to TimW@quaker.org.uk

15th May: Tavistock Square, London, midday. Info here.

Oxford

15th May, 12pm - 1.30pm, Commemoration event in Bonn Square. Info here.

Deutschland

Mainz:
Informationsstand der DFG-VK Mainz
mit Schwerpunktthema: Internationaler Tag der Kriegsdienstverweigerung
beim Open Ohr Festival, (auf der Zitadelle)
Pfingstsamstag bis Pfingstmontag, 14.-16. Mai
www.dfg-vk-mainz.de

South Korea

14 May: bicycle parade from the  National Constitutional Court to National assembly, with the '2016 Roll the Pedal of Peace'. Organised by World Without War, Amnesty Korea, KAC (Korea Anabaptist Center, mennonite church group), and Youth Left.

More info from World Without War.

Turkey

14 and 15 May: Stop the 'Garrison City': Diyarbakır, Turkey. The Tahir Elci Urban Forest Coordination and Conscientious Objection Association. Join the Facebook event here

VR-DER: 15 Mayıs’ta Amed’deyiz! – Amed’in “Garnizon Kent” Olmasına İzin Vermeyeceğiz!

Hem Amed’in demilitarizasyonuna yönelik siyasetimizi dile getirmek, hem de askıya alınan barış sürecinin önemini vurgulamak için 15 Mayıs Uluslararası Vicdani Retçiler Günü vesilesiyle yurt içinden ve yurtdışından tüm arkadaşlarımızla Amed’de buluşuyoruz.

Venezuela

Jueves 12 de Mayo, 9 de la mañana, Foro XX1, Centro Letonia, Caracas

Sigue #SoyCivilNoMilitar