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Stop Rampal, Save Sundarbans – NYC Protest

January 7 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Free

Stop Rampal, Save Sundarbans – NYC Protest will be attended by Bangladeshi community living in New York. The event is organized to inform the public, create awareness and protest against the proposed coal based, coal depended power plant that has been in development in the Sundarbans area, a UNESCO World Heritage site, in Bangladesh. The project is considered as a danger of to the entire biodiversity and eco-system of the Sundarbans – the home of Bengal Tigers and many species with few numbers.

Stop Rampal, Save Sundarbans – NYC Protest will coordinated with protests scheduled at the same day in Bangladesh. Save Sundarbans, Save Bangladesh activists and concerned citizens called for a Global Day of Protest on January 7th to raise a collective voice to save the Sundarbans. UNESCO and IUCN have recommended to cancel the Rampal power plant project and to relocate to a more suitable location.

Venue:

Union Square
14 St & Broadway, New York, NY 10003

Contact:

Esa Abrar, 929-263-8615

Details

Date:
January 7
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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