#BRINGBACKOURGIRLS CAMPAIGN

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Over 200 schoolgirls aged 12-16 are still missing in Nigeria, THREE months after they were abducted from their school by armed militant group Boko Haram. The group, who protest the education of women and girls, have threatened mass rapes and enforced marriages, claiming they have a right to do as they wish with their ‘spoils of war’.

JULY 23rd 2014 WILL MARK 100 DAYS SINCE THEIR ABDUCTION.
THAT’S 100 DAYS TOO MANY!
To find and join a vigil near you, see HERE.
Join the A World At School LONDON vigil: 6pm
Hackney Town Hall, Mare St, London E8 1EA (see map HERE).

You can also:

SEND A PICTURE MESSAGE with the hashtag #100DaysTooMany to our Twitter or Facebook feeds.
SEND A MESSAGE TO THE GIRLS through A World At School

To date, the Nigerian government has sent only minimum search parties, and whilst the world continues to condemn these kidnappings,  little action has been taken on the ground, and news coverage remains minimal.

WHAT YOU CAN DO
1. SIGN and SHARE Amnesty International‘s petition to the Nigerian President calling on him to take action. You can SIGN HERE.

2. JOIN or LIKE the #BRINGBACKOURGIRLS Facebook page to stay abreast of marches, protests and further possible actions around the world.

3. JOIN US for UK-based actions by keeping abreast of our Facebook or Twitter feeds: we’ll let you know when, where and what we’ll be doing.

4. KEEP THIS STORY ALIVE! It is absolutely crucial that this ‘story’ doesn’t disappear into the abyss. Whilst Hollywood stars such as Anne Hathaway, Angelina Jolie and even Sylvester Stallone continue to highlight the issue, news coverage is still minimal. Share images, videos and news stories (see below) about our girls as wide as you can, so that BOTH editors and politicians can see this matter is not going to go away!

VIDEOS

 

CELEBRITY CAMPAIGNERS

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PROTEST GALLERY (London, 9th May, Nigerian Embassy)

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