Taking a stand against bullying this Pink Shirt Day (Friday 20 May).
Celebrated annually around the globe, Pink Shirt Day is inspired by an act of kindness in small-town Nova Scotia (Canada), where two friends took a stand against bullying in support of a peer who was being bullied for wearing a pink shirt.
Here in Aotearoa, Pink Shirt Day is about creating a community where all people feel safe, valued, and respected, regardless of gender identity, sexual orientation, age, ability, religion or cultural background.
Here’s what we are doing this Pink Shirt Day:
To learn more about Pink Shirt Day and how you can take part, visit www.pinkshirtday.org.nz
Kōrero Mai, Kōrero Atu, Mauri Tū, Mauri Ora – Speak Up, Stand Together, Stop Bullying!