16 Days of Activism

November 25 – December 10, 2016


16 Days of Activism to Eliminate Violence Against Women & National Day of Remembrance /
Montréal Massacre Memorial (December 6th):

Each year, during the Purple Ribbon Campaign, five key dates are recognized throughout the world.

  • November 25th: International Day Against Violence Against Women
  • November 29th: International Women Human Rights Defenders Day
  • December 1st: World AIDS Day
  • December 6th: National Day of Remembrance/Montreal Massacre Memorial
  • December 10th: International Human Rights Day

If you are interested in helping out with the 16 Days of Activism, please email Michaela at admin@thelotuscentre.net


You own everything that happened to you. Tell your stories. If people wanted you to speak warmly of them, they should have behaved better.

~Anne Lamott~

Each time a woman stands up for herself, she stands up for all women

~Maya Angelou~



Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has

~Margaret Mead~