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National Ceremony - International Conscientious Objectors' Day - London and online

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Join us in front of the Conscientious Objectors' Commemorative Stone for speeches, songs and a moment of quiet reflection. The event will also be live streamed for those who want to join online.

After two years online, we are very pleased to be able to meet in person again at Tavistock Square in London for the National Ceremony for International Conscientious Objectors' Day. There will be reading of names and a moment of silence.

With speakers including:

- Sahar Vardi – Israeli conscientious objector imprisoned for refusing military service
- Kika Markham – Actor and daughter of Second World War CO David Markham
- Semih Sapmaz from War Resisters' International – on the struggles of COs around the world today
- Hosted by Michael Mears – actor and playwright

To join online, please visit at the time of the event, where you can watch the live stream. There is no need to register, but if you'd like email updates, you can let us know you're coming on this page.

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May 15th, 2022 1:00 PM through  2:00 PM
Tavistock Square
London, WC1H 9EU
United Kingdom