10. October 2020

Global Week of Action for Debt Cancellation – A Call to Action

The multiple crises of the COVID-19 pandemic, the intensified economic recession, and the climate emergency has spotlighted the urgency for raising the calls for debt cancellation and addressing unsustainable and illegitimate debt. In this context, many movements, organizations and citizens groups are coming together for a Global Week of Action for Debt Cancellation on October 10 to 17. We hope to generate impact pave the way for a re-invigorated, sustained global debt movement to rise to what will even be bigger challenges in the coming years.

Join the many activities being planned for the week, or organize your own activities. For more information, check out the website of the organizers and follow them on Facebook and Twitter.

erlassjahr.de is part of the global movement, participates in sounding the debt alarm, is part of the concert rally “Rise to the Beat of Debt Justice” on Oktober 14th and signed the open letter to all governments, international institutions and lenders.