March 11th 2015: European Day on Remembrance of Victims of Terrorism
Several acts and tributes held to commemorate a date that shocked all of Spanish and European society.
On occasion of the 11th anniversary of the Madrid bombings of March 11th, 2004, the Association of Aid to Victims of March 11th (AAV11M) performed different actions and events in which we found the involvement of the entire Spanish society. In this 11th anniversary we used the hashtag #11M11, to follow up on social networks samples of love and support from the Spanish society.
Virtual Tribute on Social Media
To mark the 11th anniversary of March 11th, the Association to Aid of Victims of March 11th activated the virtual platform tribute to the victims of 11M. This platform collected all messages, photos and videos containing the hashtag # 11M11 with videos from users that wanted to make their particular tribute in the major social networks: Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, flickr, google plus and vine, from the 9th to the March 13. This platform was open during these days on our site www.ayuda11m.org .
Documentation Center 11M
On Tuesday March 10, our president Mrs. Angeles Dominguez presented the Documentation Centre 11M -an initiative of the Association of Aid to Victims of March 11th at the press conference of the presentation of the book LIFE ON A TRIP: A LOOK AT 11M whoâs author is Mr. Jose A. Garrido. The CD11M has been created with the aim to collect, preserve and make available the documentary, artistic and the research generated after the attacks. Being a great tool for the disseminating of information, we are incorporating the various terrorist attacks in the world and international publications to facilitate interest, access, study and consultation of all these works by the Spanish and international society. All registered CD11M publications are available both in our headquarters and in the digital platform www.centrodocumental11m.org .
El Silencio del AdiÃ³s â song
The same day of March 11th 2015 started the digital sale of the theme 'The Silence of goodbye', composed and performed by Nivaria Rock, which has had the participation of Andi Deris and Sascha Gerstner (Helloween) and STEFAN SCHAWARZMANN (ACCEPT) and the benefits that the song will generate will go to the Association for Victim Assistance 11M (AAV11M) www.ayuda11m.org.
Nivaria Rock is a charity project that begins to emerge days after of March 11th 2004 attacks.
During a meeting of the Collective of canarian Rock, the artists, shocked by the terrible attack, make their special tribute to victims creating this song selflessly. In that same year the theme base of the song is composed with the participation of musicians from different Canary bands also international stars like ANDI DERIS, been the first time singing in Spanish; Sascha Gerstner, making the final guitar solo on topic and Stefan Schwarzmann in charge of the percussion.
El silencio del Adios, is available from March 11th in the main digital platforms (iTunes, Amazon, Spotify, Deezer...). Download song from 11M in: