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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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Patriotism and Tolerance: Bus Tour stop in Lithuania
Patriotism and Tolerance: Bus Tour stop in Lithuania
The first event of the Light on the Rights Bus Tour was held in Vilnius, Lithuania on the 9th of September, organised together with OBESSU member LMS (Lithuanian School Student Union).  LMS presented their recent work on school student rights through different project and campaigns.
Very significant was the recent “Patriotism and tolerance” project that involved a group of school students in discussing tolerance and inclusion through study …
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