Saturday 15 March. Plaza Reina Sofia Museum from 18:30. This Saturday is the third anniversary of the Syrian crisis, a crisis that has been defined as the worst of our generation: Half of the population has been forced to leave their homes and more than 100,000 people have been killed. Alianza por la Solidaridad se ha adherido a la campaña mundial #withSyria, que pide a los líderes mundiales redoblar los esfuerzos para que la población siria no viva un año más en medio del sufrimiento y el derramamiento de sangre.
To visualize this situation Syrian groups and organizations, international NGOs, former world leaders and personalities from different fields conducted vigils in over 30 countries transforming emblematic symbols of hope, from the Eiffel Tower to the refugee camp Za'atari from Trafalgar Square to the Dadaab camp in Kenya. The street artist Banksy has donated the use of his iconic image of the girl with balloons for the campaign.
On Saturday March 15, Alliance for Solidarity joins with other organizations, such as Spanish Commission for Refugee Aid (CEAR) or the International Federation of Human Rights (FIDH), the vigil organized by Amnesty International in Madrid Square
Join us in this campaign and organized a vigil in support of Syrian civilians and calls for an end to conflict. Click here to learn how.
This tragic anniversary is a time to redouble our efforts, so demand leaders who are committed to find a solution to this situation and specifically press the parties to the conflict to:
For more information visit the website www.with-syria.org
Alliance for Solidarity continues to seek support for meet Syrian refugee women they are coming to the regions where we work in Jordan and Lebanon, where their daily needs and are not able to be adequately addressed.
Collaborate donating SMS with the word ALLIANCE to 28014 and earmark to support these women. You can also donate on line.