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The Bus Tour in Sweden!
The Bus Tour in Sweden!
After Lithuania, Estonia and Finland, the LOTR Bus Tour arrived in Sweden, where OBESSU was hosted by our Swedish member organization SVEA (Sveriges Elevråd).
On 20th September SVEA organized an event on the links between the educational system and the labor market in Sweden, and what challenges globalization present in the country when it comes to rising super powers such as China and India.
A panel debate, moderated by SVEA president Tobias …
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LOTR Bus Tour stops
LOTR Bus Tour stops

9th September: Vilnius (Lithuania)
LMS will organize a meeting on school student rights and their recent project "Patriotism & Tolerance.


12th September: Tallinn (Estonia)
ESCU will focus on the aspect of school food, which needs to be healthy and free of charge for every student. They will organize a public mass-picnic (“bring your own healthy lunch”) and they will offer people free milk. During the event they will wear T-shir …
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Next stops of the Bus Tour!
Next stops of the Bus Tour!
24th September: Brussels (Belgium)
In Brussels the LOTR Bus Tour team will interview various European stakeholders supporting student and youth rights.
29th September: London (UK)
ESSA will link the event of the Bus Tour with one of their ongoing campaigns. …
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Which rights do Finnish school students lack in the year 2010? The Bus Tour in Finland
Which rights do Finnish school students lack in the year 2010? The Bus Tour in Finland
On the 15th of September, Finnish OBESSU members SLL (The Union of Finnish Upper Secondary School Students) and FSS (The Swedish-speaking School Student Union of Finland) organized a seminar in Helsinki about school student rights in Europe and Finland. The seminar began with a presentation of the Light on the Rights campaign and the ongoing Bus Tour by OBESSU volunteer and Bus Tour coordinator Milica Bojic. A presentation about the situation of …
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Students are hungry! The Bus Tour arrives in Estonia
Students are hungry! The Bus Tour arrives in Estonia
On the occasion of the Estonian stop of the Bus Tour, on 12th of September ESCU organized a peaceful demonstration for free school food for students of upper secondary and vocational education. On that day around 100 young people gathered on the Town Hall square of Tallinn to support the cause. The demonstration included a little play about a girl who can’t afford the food at school and how this affects her life. Some energizers were played to …
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