【默站抗議】- 反酷刑 爭法治 法律是我們唯一武器
【放映會】- 《709 人們》放映會 – 反抗是種本能
The China Human Rights Lawyers Concern Group cordially invite you to join activities of Inaugural China Human Rights Lawyers’ Day on 9 July 2017.
Almost 2 years have passed since the 709 Crackdown commenced. During these 2 years, a number of rights lawyers in China have been subjected to intimidation, enforced disappearance, arbitrary detention and arrest, torture and imprisonment. Human rights organizations from all around the world who care rights lawyers in China decided to designate July 9 in every year as “China Human Rights Lawyers Day” on the occasion of the second anniversary of 709 Crackdown in order to commemorate the sufferings and sacrifices of rights lawyers in 709 Crackdown and to celebrate the bravery as well as will to resist exhibited by them.
In response to the Day, Concern Group will hold 3 activities in Hong Kong. Basic information is listed as the followings:
【Street Booth】Many roads are impassable.Be the forerunner of the Rule of Law
Venue│Jardine’s Crescent, Causeway Bay
Co-organizer│The Hong Kong Alliance in Support of Patriotic Democratic Movements in China, Justice & Peace Commission of the H.K. Catholic Diocese
【Standing in Silence】Fight against Torture and for the Rule of LawThe law is our only weapon
Venue│Outside the Court of Final Appeal, near Statue Square
Time│Starts at 3:00pm
Action│Standing in silence for 7 minutes and 9 seconds
【Screening】Screening of《709 Fellows》Resistance is an instinct
Venue│Large Moot Court, 2/F, Cheng Yu Tung Tower, Centennial Campus, HKU