ECPM ON THE SPOT
ECPM is developing action in a number of countries in order to spread the abolitionist cause far and wide. This work hinges on four essential areas.
The first, federation, involves identifying actors committed to combating the death penalty and enabling them to unite their strengths. Reinforcement, the second area, aims to assist these actors in their struggle against capital punishment by providing support, be it strategic, financial, logistical, etc. This in turn can feed the third area: advocacy. This requires the organisation of high-level political meetings, the creation of awareness raising campaigns, the establishment of regular anti-death penalty events, etc. Finally, the Education section is particularly interested in raising awareness among citizens in the school environment. Through its involvement on the ground, ECPM has developed real expertise in the various obstacles to abolition which can persist in a variety of national contexts.
CADP et Solidarité Chine
ECPM has been active in China since 2007, in partnership with China Against the Death Penalty and the collective « Solidarité Chine ».
– encouraging Chinese abolition actors to participate in the main international events on capital punishment, such as the World Congress Against the Death Penalty.
In 2016, ECPM facilitated the participation of members of China Against the Death Penalty at the 6th World Congress Against the Death Penalty.