ADHRRF – On December 8, to mark the International Human Rights Day, hundreds of people rallied on the steps of the Old City Hall in Toronto, Canada to denounce the Chinese Communist Party (CCP)’s persecution of Chinese mainlanders and Hongkongers, and call on the Canadian government to enact the Magnitsky Act to sanction Chinese and HK officials.
ADHRRF – On December 10, 2019, the International Human Rights Day, a demonstration themed “Stand With Hong Kong Students and Citizens” was held before the Chinese Embassy in Berlin, Germany. Demonstrators including over 300 German teachers and students gathered to protest against the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) tyranny and show their solidarity with HK people fighting for freedom and human rights.
“Glory to Hong Kong,” the new “national anthem” of Hong Kong’s protesters, was sung in different places across the city in the past several weeks. On the eve of the International Day of Democracy, it was also heard in the streets of the Netherlands, over 9,000 kilometers away from Hong Kong.
ADHRRF – On June 30 of 2018, the 6th Human Rights Festival was launched in Cologne, Germany by six organizations, including Menschenrechte Köln and Allerweltshaus Köln eV. Amnesty International, Association for the Defense of Human Rights and Religious freedom (ADHRRF), and some other human rights organizations participated in this event. The theme of this festival is “Fleeing and Immigration,” around which a wide range of activities took place.