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2nd Nationwide Caravan meeting for the preparation of the Refugee Tribunal 2013

1st Radio: Miloud Cherif Interviewed on Refugee Tribunal 2013 Berlin by Rebboot FM 88,4 with Mai Zeidan and Iris Rajanayagam from the Caravan for the rights of refugees and migrants in Germany (30.11.2012)

Meeting in Berlin 12/13 January 2013
Einladung zum zweiten Bundesweiten Karawanetreffen zur Vorbereitung des Flüchtligstribunals 2013

Dear friends and activists,

Below the invitation for 2nd Nationwide Caravan meeting for the preparation of the Refugee Tribunal 2013 which will take place on the 13th to 16th of June in Berlin.

On our first preparation meeting we discussed the aims and contents of the Tribunal, developed a proposal of how to present testimonies and charges, defined the coordination comitees, proposed a calendar of activities and mobilization actions and pointed the Oranienplatz Camp as the choice of place for the Tribunal.

A detailed description of the 1st preparation meeting can be found in the Protocol.

Suggested topics for this next meeting are:

Mobilization for the Tribunal:

development of a mobilization plan and a timeline. How can each activist participate. how can each activist start collecting testimonies and charges to be presented in the Tribunal.

Further development of the Tribunal's program. Topics already suggested are:

1st day: Germany's foreign policy: we are here because you destroy our countries, Frontex.

2nd day: Germany's war against refugees within Germany itself, Deportation, Residenzpflicht, Lager policy, Police Brutality.

3rd day: resistance and struggle, solidarity structures versus separation and division, perspectives on how the world could look like from our understanding without wars and exploitation.

Feedback of the coordination comitees.

Infra-structure needed for the Tribunal

According to what was previously agreed, we propose the following agenda:

Fisrt part of the meeting:

Welcoming (by Berlin group)

Introduction to each other

Introduction into the agenda

Brief status of the tribunal preparation

what is already done?

what is still open?

each group and person named in the last protocol could give an overview

2nd part of the meeting:

small groups work on:

content, political inputs

tribunal format: testimonies, cultural, program

mobilization: material, communication between the meetings, skype, email etc.

infrastructure berlin: what is needed.

Please announce your participation to The VOICE Berlin: so we inform the Social Center how many sleeping places we need.

Please discuss and prepare further for the upcoming meeting in Berlin 12/13 January 2013.

For more inputs about the Tribunal,
DOCUMENTARY FILM on Residenzpflicht
*Zeitung der KARAWANE
Reboot FM 88 Berlin:
*The VOICE - RADIO Broadcast Manifestation of Refugees Forum and Migrants Plataform

Tribunal der MigrantInnen aus verschiednenen Kontinenten gegen globales Forum über Migration und Entwicklung (GFMD)

Venue of preparation meeting:
Migrationsrat Berlin-Brandenburg e.V.
Oranienstraße 34 10999 Berlin
Time frame: Begin on Saturday 1 pm - End Sunday 2 pm

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Petition against German State Occupation of the Nigerian Embassy in Berlin - Collaboration Founded on Corruption

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