23 March

Geneva, Switzerland

Marielle Franco - Solidarity rally

Exécution de Marielle FRANCO - Rassemblement de solidarité pour exiger justice !

RDV vendredi 23 mars 2018 - 17h30 Place des Nations Genève

(English & Portuguese version below)
FR - Marielle Franco était une activiste et leadeuse politique du mouvement féministe Afro-Brésilien. Conseillère de la ville de Rio de Janeiro, elle défendait la cause des habitant.x.es des favelas et de la population afro-descendante. Le 14 mars, elle fut exécutée à la sortie d’un événement, « Jeunes Femmes Noires bougent les structures ». Sur le chemin de retour, elle fut abattue de quatre balles dans la tête.

Marielle était contre l’intervention militaire autorisée par le gouvernement fédéral : elle craignait que cela mènerait à une occupation brutale des quartiers pauvres et à une aggravation de la situation des Afro-Brésilien.x.n.es.

EN - Marielle Franco was an activist leader of the favelas and of the Afro-Brazilian Feminist movement in Rio de Janeiro. She was a councilwoman who defended the rights of favela residents and people of African descent. On March 14th she was brutally executed after leaving an event called " Black young women shaking structures". On her way back home, Marielle was shot four times in the head and both her and her driver died on the spot.

Marielle was against the decision to put the armed forces in charge of the public security of the state of Rio de Janeiro: she feared that this intervention would lead to the brutal occupation of the favelas and worsen the living conditions of Afro Brazilians.

PT - Marielle Franco era uma ativista e líder política das favelas e do movimento feminista afro-brasileiro. Vereadora da cidade do Rio de Janeiro, defendia os direitos dos moradores das favelas e pessoas afrodescendentes. Em 14 de março, ela Emergency Liquidity Assistance
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Emergency funds loaned to the private banks by the Eurozone central banks.
foi brutalmente executada depois de deixar um evento chamado “Jovens negras movendo as estruturas”. No caminho de volta para casa, Marielle foi baleada quatro vezes na cabeça e ela e seu motorista morreram no local.

Marielle estava contra a decisão de colocar as forças armadas responsáveis pela segurança pública do estado do Rio de Janeiro: ela temia que essa intervenção levaria à ocupação brutal das favelas e agravasse as condições de vida dos afro brasileiros.

#Mariellepresente #Justicepourmarielle


Programme du rassemblement

Français
Début de la manifestation, photos avec banderole #MariellePresente, 1 minute de silence, microphone ouvert au public, manifestations artistiques

Português
Início da manifestação, fotos com a faixa #MariellePresente, 1 minuto de silêncio, microfone aberto, manifestações artísticas

English
Beginning of the demonstration, photos with the flag #MariellePresente, 1 minute of silence, open microphone, artistic manifestations

RDV 17h30 Pl. des Nations

Organisé par :
- Collectif Solidarité & Justice pour Marielle
Soutiens :
- solidaritéS
- solidaritéS Jeunes - Genève
- CADTM

Fbk : https://www.facebook.com/events/182866699104371/


Translation(s)

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CADTM

COMMITTEE FOR THE ABOLITION OF ILLEGITIMATE DEBT

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