ONE BILLION RISING 2014 EVENT LIST
Programme on 14th February 2014 at Central Park (5 pm onwards):
Delhi Rising, – musical performance by band, flash mob
- SonamKalra, musician
- Azad Parindey– musical troupe of Azad Foundation
- Majma, band
- SMS (SrijanatmakManushiSanstha)Song Performances – AbnajulmSahengey and Man kayeManjeerey
- Maya Rao–A play on Multilingual Vagina Monologues and some other forms of creative expressions along with Miranda house students
- Speeches –KamlaBhasin, Rituparna from voices against 377, JavedAbidi from Disability Rights Group, a scooter driver, representative from North East, Jaya Sharma on fascism and violence against women
Programmes organized by Azad Foundation:
Street play ‘Dastak’ by Asmita Theatre Group, and Flash dance with the song ‘Jaago re Jaago’ as follows:
- 14th February: Car rally from Nehru Place starting at 10:30am
Programme organized by Jagori:
13th and 14th February, 2014 (11 am-7 pm)
Film Festival in Bawana: A series of films focusing on justice will be screened in 7 new blocks, followed by discussions.
Film screening and Candle March at Madanpur Khadar: The community women and youth will engage in discussions around justice through a series of films. The film screening will be followed by a candle march in all 8 blocks. Dekhi Suni, Hum Sabla, Helpline booklets and OBR posters, ribbons and pledge cards will be disseminated.
Programme organized by YWCA:
Event on 14th of February:
March from Jaisingh Road to JantarMantar in solidarity with OBR, with messages given by leaders of the mahilapanchayats androle plays by community youth –
Programme organized by Samarthyam:
One Billion Rising: Raising awareness on provision of accessible, safe and inclusive environment for girls and women with disabilities and to STOP violence against them!
Samarthyam along with Delhi Metro is calling all men and women, boys and girls to promote universal accessibility in the built and transit systems and ensure equity, safety and inclusion for all.
Starting from 14th Februaryand continuing till 8th March 2014(Women’s Day) the “Mobility for All” campaign will promote equity, safety and inclusion for all in Metro Stations and other public spaces.
“Mobility for All”- all campaigners wearing T-shirts with “Mobility for All” logo, will raise awareness on accessible public transport and Metro network.
Date: 14th Feb 2014
1. Rajiv Chowk metro station:-
Gate no. 7 (CP-A block)
Gate No. 2 (CP-B block)
Gate No. 3 (CP-D block)
2. Patel Chowk metro station
3. Central Secretariat metro station
Programme organized by Delhi Rising:
14th City Wide Flashmob:
Noida Rising: Mass Flashmob in coordination with Galgotia University will take place in Noida. This Rising will see participation from Students and faculty members of Galgotia University as well as students from the other colleges and Universities in Noida.
At 4pm we are organizing a flash mob in front of the Delhi Secretariat to demand that the Delhi government take swift action to ensure women’s safety in our city. We will demand accountability of the Nirbhaya Fund, gender sensitization of the police, safety measures in public transportation and speedier process for violence and sexual assault cases. After the flash-mob we will march to Central Park for the 5pm event. (This event is to be confirmed)
Central Park: At 5 pm, there will be a musical performance which will be followed by a mass flashmob/dance protest on the song ‘JaagoDilliJaago’. This dance protest will see participation from people of all sections of society who will come together to make their voices heard and rise to end violence!
Programs organised by DU
Women’s Development Cell (WDC) Miranda House ,Delhi University and CFAR (Centre for Advocacy and Research) join hands with the students from DU, Delhi Police and Youth from the community as stakeholders in their commitment to gender justice under the OBR to explore, understand and analyse the relationship between laws and women’s rights in India. And to engage and strive towards a free, safe and equal world together.
2:00pm – 3:30pm : Presentation of the Youth Reality Check for Gender Justice with Maya Rao
3:30pm – 4:00pm : Play – Vagina Monologue
(by students of Miranda House,W.D.C)
4:00pm-4:30pm : Call for the 14th February, OBR- The power of love and Gender Justice.
Kamala Bhasin (renowned feminist activist and Coordinator Sangat and OBR, South Asia).
4:30pm- 5.00pm : Certificate distribution
The Solidarity March to Central Park- Delhi University- Rising for Gender Justice.
Participants include students from Miranda house, Hindu College , Delhi school of economics, Ambedkar University, Faculty of Law , SRCC, Research Scholars and Delhi school of social work and police personal and youth from the community.
Programme organized by Jamia University:
Central programme on 11th February- 11 am onwards
Programme details: Street play ‘Ajanmi Tanya’ at Ghalib Statue Park, Peace walk to FTK Auditorium, Musical group performances, movie screening, Panel discussion and Break the Chain against violence dance.