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ALERT: The World Movement is greatly concerned to learn about the arbitrary arrest of and travel ban imposed on Pakistani activist Gulalai Ismail, active WMD participant and founder of @awaregirls. Read more: https://t.co/8zqfQiRdtZ pic.twitter.com/V1XPiIuugC— World Movement (@MoveDemocracy) October 12, 2018
ALERT: We are alarmed that #Egypt activist & long-time World Movement participant Esraa Abdelfattah has been summoned for questioning TOMORROW in relation to Case 173. Join the call to #CloseCase173 by sharing and learn more here: https://t.co/IFOxC7CEBf pic.twitter.com/lONezydUcL— World Movement (@MoveDemocracy) October 8, 2018
ALERT➞We strongly condemn the attack on #Nicaragua civil society leader Félix Maradiaga @maradiaga and implore authorities to implement recommendations of the IACHR and to resume dialogue towards the full restoration of the rule of law: https://t.co/6m0NhXWkGl #SOSNicaragua pic.twitter.com/4B2lF6Gi5C— World Movement (@MoveDemocracy) July 13, 2018
ALERT: An est. 200 killed since protests began on April 18 in #Nicaragua. We strongly condemn all acts of violence and intimidation against peaceful protesters that have been carried out by police and government-backed paramilitaries. Learn more and share: https://t.co/Sczft9JBFl pic.twitter.com/fMufubf9Zp— World Movement (@MoveDemocracy) June 22, 2018
DemocracyALERT: #Egypt intensifies crackdown on #press and civil society with the sentencing of journalist Ismail Alexandrani to 10 years by a military court. Join us in demanding the government of Egypt #SetThemFree! Read more here: https://t.co/rVrnjefirq pic.twitter.com/zyaiNcc7yX— World Movement (@MoveDemocracy) June 6, 2018
ALERT: Over two days, antiriot police and pro-government supporters have attacked peaceful protesters in #Nicaragua, resulting in three deaths. We strongly condemn all acts of violence and intimidation by the government against peaceful protesters. More: https://t.co/zioUPIFmba pic.twitter.com/u4S78qQzTY— World Movement (@MoveDemocracy) April 20, 2018
Today, we joined over 40 civil society orgs (https://t.co/aP81vfgMe6) in expressing deep concern over recent arrests of journalists, including @zone9ners Befeqadu @befeqe and Mahlet @faantish2 under #Ethiopia State of Emergency law. Learn how you can help: https://t.co/eAnPS3Rwte pic.twitter.com/ZFdTCKTowt— World Movement (@MoveDemocracy) March 29, 2018
ALERT: World Movement is disturbed to learn of a recent wave of acts of intimidation against #Titiev, and @rudomakha, and urges for the charges against Titiev to be dismissed and the crimes against Rudomakha and Memorial to be investigated. Read more: https://t.co/229TtvFrox pic.twitter.com/qzKHRBjigl— World Movement (@MoveDemocracy) January 19, 2018
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HAPPENING NOW—join us for today's #CrossoverInitiative Spanish lang event “Learning the Concerns of All Constituents & Making Policies to Better All” which will explore strategies youth leaders used to succeed in govt @Jatzel09 @JoseMOrmachea @JuliiAltieri https://fb.watch/8U6IGkS1-u/
SUCEDIENDO AHORA únase para nuestra #CrossoverInitiative evento “Conociendo las necesidades de la ciudadanía para desarrollar políticas efectivas” que explorará estrategias la juventud usa para tener éxito en gobierno @Jatzel09 @JoseMOrmachea @JuliiAltieri https://fb.watch/8U6IGkS1-u/
“Pride” by Vitor Triba of Brazil highlights how democratic activists work to courageously defend LGBTIQA+ rights. Check out this & other photos by youth democracy activists on Instagram using #democracythrumyeyes and at the full gallery here 👇https://www.movedemocracy.org/strengthening-democratic-leadership/democracy-through-my-eyes
Únase hoy a las 4pm EDT👉 # CrossoverInitiative @JuventudLAC evento. Esta charla explorará las estrategias que los jóvenes usaron para tener éxito en el gobierno. @Jatzel09 @JoseMOrmachea @JuliiAltieri https://www.eventbrite.com/e/crossover-una-estrategia-para-entregando-dividendos-a-la-democracia-registration-195917443347?eType=EmailBlastContent&eId=4f428669-efff-46ec-a818-bd2701f81df2
Join today at 4pm EDT👉#CrossoverInitiative @JuventudLAC event “Learning the Concerns of All Constituents & Making Policies to Better All.” This 🇪🇸 lang talk will explore strategies youths used to succeed in govt. @Jatzel09 @JoseMOrmachea @JuliiAltieri
Join tomorrow Oct 26 for a live discussion we & @JuventudLAC are holding to explore strategies youth leaders in Argentina, Bolivia, & the Dominican Republic have developed to succeed in government @Jatzel09 @JoseMOrmachea @JuliiAltieri #CrossoverInitiative https://www.eventbrite.com/e/crossover-una-estrategia-para-entregando-dividendos-a-la-democracia-registration-195917443347?eType=EmailBlastContent&eId=4f428669-efff-46ec-a818-bd2701f81df2
LAUNCHING TODAY👉 The Democracy Through My Eyes photo gallery! More than 20 photos by youth democracy activists from around the world which represent democracy in their communities, with more coming soon. #democracythrumyeyes #artivism #HurfordYouth
“I will be free when my existence is entirely seen as human” --Ankita Karki (Nepal) highlights how many women across the world face barriers to political participation. Check out her photo “Break free” & others by youth activists at #democracythrumyeyes
We’re pleased to welcome @the_senami to @NEDemocracy as a Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellow! Senami is an investigative journalist whose recent research for @BBCAfrica #BBCAfricaEye contributed to the exposure of Nigeria’s pensions fraud. Learn more: https://www.ned.org/fellowships/current-fellows/
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