Yesterday, Tuesday 25 November, the City Council through the Department of Women marked the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women ", for this there were several events to remember that the elimination of violence against women is the responsibility of all.
The events began with a march against Gender Violence, headed up by the local mayor, Juan Romero Canovas, Councilwoman Women's Soledad Tudela, and several members of the Municipal Corporation, the journey began in the House of Culture and visited several town streets to the point of departure.
Then, in the Auditorium of the Casa de la Cultura, was read a manifesto against gender violence, in which both the government team councilors, representatives of CAVI, two girls, a young, representatives Women of various associations of the locality as the Housewives 'Association, San Lazaro, Alhforo, Ceres and a representative of Workers' Commissions.
The mayor of the town closed the show with a speech stressing his rejection of this type of violence which he called "disease."
After the show was screened several short films made by students in grades 5 and 6 primary and 1 and 2 of secondary schools in the municipality, workshop participants awareness and prevention of domestic violence organized by the Office of Women's Ayuntamiento de Alhama.
Also yesterday, Tuesday 25 November to 2 December are presented posters for the V edition of the "no discrimination, no violence and equal" in the lobby of the Casa de la Cultura.
The events will continue throughout the week, this afternoon at 19:30 hours in the House of Culture will screen "North Country" Movie popcorn, refreshments and further discussion.
The next day, Thursday 27, will screen at 17:00 pm also in the House of Culture the film "Te doy mis ojos" with popcorn and debate.
On Friday, November 28 at 16:00 pm in Town Hall Square will be the Children's Party for Equality with Inflatables, balloons, face painting ... then at 17:30, there will be an egalitarian Storytelling Casa de la Cultura.
On Sunday, November 30 at 19:00 pm in the Film Velasco will present the award to the winning poster of the V edition of the "no discrimination, no violence and equal" and to end the acts will be represented play "Limited" Company "Maltrago Theatre."
Source: Ayuntamiento de Alhama de Murcia