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    PHOTO EXHIBIT

    "THIS IS WHAT WE WANT TO TELL YOU!"
    Messages from Indigenous peoples threatened with annihilation in Colombia

    Three formats:

    • Eleven stunning framed prints (28" wide x 40 " long) - with accompanying title, captions and background information on mountable foamcore cards. The prints can be displayed on easels (not provided) or mounted on walls.
       
    • Ten easy-to-hang beautiful banners (27" wide x 33" long) - includes a Title and Take Action banner. Each banner has caption information printed below each photo. Comes with stick-on plastic hooks for mounting on walls or windows.
       
    • Powerpoint for computer projection, along with a discussion guide for classroom use.

    The photo exhibit comes with supporting materials: sample press release, speaker notes, discussion guide. It also comes with action materials: postcards and a petition.

    To order, contact ncameron@amnesty.ca


    GET CREATIVE

    "THIS IS WHAT WE DEMAND!"
    A creative advocacy campaign

    This one pager explains how individuals, groups and classes can respond to the photo messages that tell us about the emergency faced by Indigenous peoples in Colombia using different creative media. The goal is to show our concern and create pressure on our government for action.

    Download our one page guide (pdf)

    or contact edumitru@amnesty.ca to learn more.

     

    ACTION MATERIALS

    • Post cards to Colombian President Santos calling for action to protect the rights and survival of Indigenous peoples in Colombia
      To order, contact ncameron@amnesty.ca.
       
    • A petition to the Canadian government calling for Canada to speak out in defense of the rights of Indigenous peoples in Colombia  download pdf
       
    • A "Lifesaver: action for youth calling for action to protect the rights and survival of Indigenous peoples in Colombia download pdf

       

    AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL REPORT

    The struggle for survival and dignity: Human Rights abuses against Indigenous peoples in Colombia

    This 12 page report outlines the factors that have created a human rights emergency for Indigenous Peoples in Colombia. It is essential background reading.

    download pdf (1.8 mB)

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