V Day – One Billion Rising Annual Byron Event

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One Billion Rising is the biggest mass action to end violence against women in human history. The campaign, launched on Valentine’s Day 2012, began as a call to action based on the staggering statistic that 1 in 3 women on the planet will be beaten or raped during her lifetime. With the world population at 7 billion, this adds up to more than ONE BILLION WOMEN AND GIRLS.

In 2016, the theme of Revolution continues with a call to focus on marginalised women and to bring national and international focus to their issues; to bring in new artistic energy; to amplify Revolution as a call for system change to end violence against women and girls; to call on people to rise for others, and not just for ourselves.

V-Day DANCE Byron Main Beach
Sunday 14th FEB at 6.30am for a 7am DANCE

For further information visit www.onebillionrising.org and join the Byron One Billion Rising Facebook Event.

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