Exhibition and Signature collection: Call on Bangladesh to ratify the Optional Protocol to the ICESCR
Online Communities volunteers will be organising an exhibition for seven days on Demand Dignity campaign and will be collecting signatures for the campaign on ratification of the Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ICESCR) by Bangladesh.
Amnesty International Bangla Online Community volunteers will inaugurate the exhibition and start the campaign on 1st November 2010. They will put a stall in front of the Shahidullah Arts Building, Rajshahi University, Bangladesh. Volunteers will open the stall everyday at 9:30 a.m. and close the stall at 6:00 p.m. (local time) from 1st November to 7th November 2010. Please visit the stall to know more about the Demand Dignity campaign of Amnesty International and to sign the petition to call Bangladesh Government to ratify the Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ICESCR).
Please sign the petition online at http://www.amnesty.org/en/appeals-for-action/op-icescr/bd
Read the petition in Bangla: http://bangla.amnesty.org/bn/op-bd
To know more about the campaign visit http://www.amnesty.org/escr
See the Bangla version of Optional Protocol Animation video at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A2PLPk8_UJU
Contact Bangla.OnlineCommunity@amnesty.org for further information.