Romy Fernandez
February 8th, Tilburg. One Billion Rising Event takes place for the seventh time in the Dutch city of Tilburg. The theme of Rising In Solidarity Against the Exploitation of Women remains the focus of One Billion Rising 2019. This year more than 350 young people will rise. They are students from Fontys School of Fine and Performing Arts (departments Dance Education and Musical theatre), but also students from secondary schools 2college Jozefmavo, De Nieuwste School and Willem II college and people from refugee support center De Vrolijkheid. Activists around the world are applying the call for REVOLUTION to their local context and communities demands for an end to all forms of violence against women.