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One Billion Rising shakes the whole world!

[Brussels, 15 February 2013] The whole world can remember this year’s Valentine’s Day as a day of festive action against violence against women! One Billion Rising brought millions of people to dance and sing and show their support to end violence against women in 193 countries in the world.
Starting form Australia, an enormous dancing wave shook the planet and called for a real and effective struggle against violence against women.

Watch here some of the hundreds events which took place yesterday!

One Billion Rising, Nicosia, Cyprus

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More photos here.

One Billion Rising, New Delhi, India

One Billion Rising, City of Joy, the Democratic Republic of Congo

One Billion Rising, San Francisco, USA

One Billion Rising, Hawaii

Many more videos can be found on the One Billion Rising Website!

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