Most recent petitions in Lithuania

  • Country: Lithuania
  • Language: English

Tampere Disc Golf Center needs to be saved!

Tampere Disc Golf Center is under threat.    Some politicians of city of Tampere have addressed lately their will to give land for the expansion of the nearby golf course. This particular piece of land they have in mind happens to be Tampere Disc Golf Center (TDGC).  If this is to happen it means the end of TDGC as we know it. Tampere and Finland and actually the whole disc golf community will lose something extraordinary.  TDGC was built by the city of Tampere in 2018 and it has 27 beautiful ho

17818 Created: 2021-08-27 Statistics

In defence of professional wind orchestras in Estonia

On 17 May, Estonian Music Council, together with other prominent institutions in the field of music, appealed to the Prime Minister Kaja Kallas, Minister of Defence Kalle Laanet and Minister of Culture Anneli Ott to express concern pertaining to the proposed plan to liquidate the Orchestra of the Estonian Defence Forces. On 18 May, the dissolution of the Police and Border Guard Orchestra was made public within the planned budget cuts in the Ministry of the Interior. From the point of continuity,

2600 Created: 2021-05-20 Statistics

“STOP THE RELIGIOUS STATE” PETITION - removal of article 196 from Polish Penal Code in defence of artistic freedom and freedom of expression

To: Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki, Members of Parliament:   Article 196 of the Polish Penal Code states the following: Whoever offends the religious feelings of other persons by outraging in public an object of religious worship or a place dedicated to the public celebration of religious rites, shall be subject to a fine, the penalty of restriction of liberty or the penalty of deprivation of liberty for up to 2 years. This is an offence prosecuted ex officio by the public prosecutor's office

10832 Created: 2021-03-12 Statistics

International support for non-governmental organizations at No. 6 Metelkova Street in Ljubljana, Slovenia

Non-governmental organizations in Slovenia are increasingly targeted by the government's restrictive measures and hostile rhetoric. Leading the government, the radical right Slovenian Democratic Party and PM Janez Janša direct their hostility especially towards NGOs engaged in independent cultural production and defending human rights, media freedom and the environment. Legal and financial restrictions have been applied to them and the epidemic is used to justify such measures. The media, the ju

1327 Created: 2020-10-24 Statistics

APPEAL OF THE BELARUSIANS OF THE WORLD AND FRIENDS OF BELARUSIAN PEOPLE TO THE INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL COURT

TO:  International Criminal Court Prosecutor Ms. Fatou Bensouda We, Belarusians of the World and friends of Belarusian People, would like to draw the attention of the International Criminal Court to the multiple crimes against humanity, recently committed by self-proclaimed “president” of the Republic of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko, his state officials, and the members of his law enforcement bodies. We are asking you to respond to the disturbing and tragic events in Belarus, to protect the live

8438 Created: 2020-09-03 Statistics

Trans 4.0 We Want to Stop New Version !

Due to Trans.Eu's strenuous pushing of a new version obligatory from 01.01.2020 in the stock exchange browser which grossly changes the way of using and hinders work without offering anything but a nice appearance and a complicated interface, we do not leave the old version of the exchange and the voluntary use of the new version without forcing the compulsory transition from the current version to the new one.As entrepreneurs, we will demand in a class action to compensate for lost income due t

4922 Created: 2019-12-12 Statistics

Petition regarding the release of Captain Andrzej Lasota arrested in Mexico

President of Republic of Poland Excellency  Andrzej Duda Presidential Palace in Warsaw Krakowskie Przedmieście 46/48  00-071 Poland                                                      Dear Excellency / Mr. President  Andrzej Duda   I am appealing to you, Mr. President, in terms of your humanness, capacity as President of the Republic of Poland and history with the “Law and Justice Party”,  for your urgent intercession in the case of Polish Master Mariner, Captain Andrzej Lasota, Master of Cypru

9562 Created: 2019-11-24 Statistics

Stop World Taekwondo from using new dobok in Tokyo 2020

We, the participants of taekwondo, around the world, OBJECT to the use of this dobok and respectfully petition World Taekwondo to preserve the integrity and tradition of our martial art and NOT USE this dobok in the Olympic Games.

3142 Created: 2019-09-28 Statistics

SAVE STALIN PLAZA!

Petition for the preservation of the former Stalin monument area and its surroundings   Addressee:  Magistrát hlavního města Prahy, Mariánské náměstí 2/2, 110 01, Praha 1, CZ   Dear Sir/Madam, By means of this petition, we, the undersigned, request that the area around the former Stalin monument (also known as “Stalin Plaza”) and its surroundings in the Letenské Sady park in Prague 7, Czech Republic, retain their current purpose of use for free time activities, sports, music and cultural events

4969 Created: 2019-09-23 Statistics

Statement of the Network of University Teachers against banning the Gender Studies Program

In the middle of the summer university break, the Hungarian Rectors' Conference was presented a draft decree from the Ministry of Human Resources and the Ministry of Justice.  This proposal called for the abolition of the masters program on Gender Studies. Such curricula are currently offered by the ELTE Faculty of Social Sciences and the Central European University (CEU).  The draft decree allowed students enrolled this year to complete their studies, but terminated this degree for future years

5123 Created: 2018-08-14 Statistics