​#REFERENDUMNOW

​#REFERENDUMNOW

Join our social media campaign.

For three days, 68 people tried to enter Western Sahara in order to visit Saharawi activists that work for a peaceful solution to the occupation. All activists were deported or stopped by Moroccan police except for one. The Saharawi people were promised a referendum in 1991 that would determine their independence from Morocco, but the referendum has never been held.

Now part two of our campaign starts, and you can join us!

The goal of the campaign is to show our support for the Saharawi people and their legitimate demand for a referendum.

  1. Use a black or blue marker and paint the tip of your finger
  2. Take a selfie were you show off your painted finger
  3. Share the picture on Facebook, Twitter and on Instagram with #ReferendumNow #WesternSahara
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Dipping a finger in ink after voting is custom in some countries to make sure people does not vote more than one time.

The organizations behind this campaign: Norwegian Young Conservatives, The Workers' Youth League, The Progress Party's Youth, Young Greens of Norway, Socialist Youth, Industri Energi ungdom, Changemaker, The Workers' Youth League Hordaland, The Norwegian Confederation of Trade Unions (LO) Hordaland, The Students` and Academics` International Assistance Fund (SAIH) and The Norwegian Support Committee for Western Sahara.

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