EVENTS | OLD VILNA JEWISH CEMETERY | OPPOSITION TO CONVENTION CENTER PROJECT | INTERNATIONAL PETITION
One purpose of the event is to urge Lithuanian authorities to move the national convention center project away from the old Jewish cemetery to another venue. The project has attracted much opposition as well as an international petition.
Another purpose is to honor the millions of Lithuanians whose nonviolent movement restored independence and democracy to Lithuania. A third purpose is to discuss the relationship between dignity, freedom and responsibility for both nations and individuals.
Posters for the event are available in English and in Lithuanian, and are reproduced below. All are welcome to the event.